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The Best DVDs of 2011
8 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM
With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.
The 100 Essential Directors Part 2: Robert Bresson to David Cronenberg
4 Aug 2011 // 5:00 PM
Our second day of "100 Essential Directors" could loosely be described as one that defines "influential." Each of the auteurs sandwiched in between Robert Bresson and David Cronenberg has left a lasting mark on cinema, each employing a signature style that is unmistakable.
'The Portrait of a Lady' Portrays Brilliant Subversion
13 Dec 2012 // 5:05 PM
All of the women in Jane Campion's The Portrait of a Lady defy conventions. Even the villainess seems to take her contempt out of subversiveness.
Jane Campion's Masterpiece, 'The Piano', Makes its High Definition Debut
20 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM
The love story at the center of The Piano isn’t precisely that of Ada and George, but of Ada and her piano. Ada’s muteness is more than a plot device, it’s a political statement.
100 Essential Directors - Jane Campion
8 Aug 2011 // 8:00 AM
100 Essential Directors celebrates directors of distinct vision, who have honed their respective crafts, who have brought something new and exciting to the medium, and who continue to push the boundaries of the form.
Bright Star dir. Jane Campion (trailer)
22 Jul 2009 // 7:00 AM
It is hard to believe that Jane Campion has not made a full length feature film since 2003's In the Cut but it is great