Wednesday, January 9 2008
Beginning and ending with the superlative filmmaking of Jia Zhang-ke, traversing the nooks and crannies of the globe, PopMatters presents the 20 best international and indie films of 2007.
Tuesday, May 6 2008
In Hou Hsiao-hsien's first French film, interactions are mirrored and refracted, images of images, reflections of longing.
Thursday, April 27 2006
Seen individually, the three sections of Three Times would be impressive; taken altogether, they're devastating.
Thursday, July 14 2005
Café Lumiere recreates Japan's lush colors and busy depths, but doesn't imbue them with any universal meaning.
Sunday, August 8 2004
A filmmaker fixated on the continuing past, Hou has become the foremost chronicler of our mortality.
Wednesday, May 14 2008
TORONTO - Juliette Binoche, introducing "Flight of the Red Balloon" to audiences at the Toronto International Film Festival in September, described the project as a