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The 100 Essential Directors Part 8: Jean Renoir to Douglas Sirk
25 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM
From Jean Renior through Douglas Sirk, there may be some choices that raise an eyebrow. While each of the directors we look at today might not be on every cinephile's list of great directors, they absolutely merit inclusion for their distinct visions and dedication to their craft, some despite their questionable personal lives and politics.
Missed Movies of 2010, Part 2: Life During Wartime to Wild Grass
31 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
In our second half of 2010's overlooked offerings, we champion West Virginia 'white' trash, a mafia musical, the goriest (and goofiest) spring break ever, a trip to a town called Panic, and one unfairly dismissed, should have been an Oscar nominee mainstream hit from Ben Affleck.
Esoteric Musings in 'Love Unto Death' and 'Life is a Bed of Roses'
12 Aug 2015 // 2:00 AM
These two films by Alain Resnais are moody, mysterious and stylish exercises in self-indulgence.
You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet : 2 October 2012 - New York City
21 Oct 2012 // 6:03 PM
In You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet at the New York Film Festival, the 90-year-old French film maker Alain Resnais asks "Will I leave behind something of significance and relevance when I die?"
Cannes 2012: Day 6 - 'You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet' + 'Barbara'
23 May 2012 // 3:30 AM
Day six brings perhaps the final film from French legend Alain Resnais, whose You Ain’t See Nothin’ Yet has a shot at the big prize. Meanwhile New German Cinema movement director Christian Petzold returns with Barbara.
Cannes 2012: Day 2 - 'Rust & Bone' + 'Mekong Hotel' + 'Paradise: Love'
18 May 2012 // 12:00 AM
Cannes coverage continues with reviews of Jacques Audiard hotly tipped Rust & Bone, a short film from Thailand’s sensational Apichatpong Weerasethakul, and the latest from severe Austrian auteur Ulrich Seidel.