Sunday, January 22 2012
2011 was a year of good, not necessarily great, films, though the amazing choices by our staff might argue against such a overall cinematic classification.
Thursday, January 12 2012
The year's best independent and international films are highlighted by a duo from iconic director Werner Herzog, a staggeringly brilliant frontier-western and a score of top-notch documentaries that illustrate how filmmaking continues to reach new highs.
Thursday, February 27 2014
This deadpan gem betrays a surprising warmth beneath its wry exterior. Simply put, it's one of cinema's richest and most compassionate tragicomedies.
Monday, October 8 2012
This might just be the perfect movie for cinephiles looking to find social cinema that doesn’t shy away from being lovely.
Thursday, November 17 2011
Aki Kaurismäki's Leningrad Cowboys conquer the world with their droll rock covers, outlandish pompadours and pointy shoes.
Friday, October 21 2011
In two stories of evolving trust and secrets, Le Havre reflects the essential simplicity of the moral choices made in its simple-seeming camera set-ups.
Wednesday, April 23 2003
[It's] about tragedy, specifically, its purifying powers.
Wednesday, October 19 2011
In this week's installment, the ReFramed team discusses the Finnish filmmaker who, more than any other foreign filmmaker, influenced the contemporary American comedy we see today.