Reviews // 2 Articles
All Around the World: The Best International/Indie Films of 2007
9 Jan 2008 // 4:00 PM
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.
London Film Festival 2015: 'Mountains May Depart' + 'James White' + 'Departure'
12 Oct 2015 // 3:30 AM
Mother-son relationships are perceptively explored in the debut films from Josh Mond and Andrew Steggall, and in Jia Zhangke’s decades-spanning latest.
19 Feb 2009 // 2:59 PM
A blend of pop, folk, painting, and documentary resulting in a sprawling yet finely detailed portrait of a society suffering from profound psychic discord.