Kelly Reichardt
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The Best Films of 2016
15 Dec 2016 // 10:00 PM

PopMatters presents a list of the best films that surfaced in 2016 and impressed us with their cinematic visions of where we’ve been.

The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 9:06 PM

Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.


In Defense of Kelly Reichardt's Directorial Touch
2 Dec 2013 // 9:30 PM

Kelly Reichardt has established herself as a singular and essential voice in modern cinema by being a master of the miniature, a maestro of The Moment.


Quiet and Beautiful, 'Certain Women' Is Observational Storytelling at Its Best
14 Oct 2016 // 3:30 AM

Kelly Reichardt has made some of the most powerful American movies in recent memory, and Certain Women may be her best.

Sundance 2016: 'Manchester by the Sea' + 'Certain Women'
27 Jan 2016 // 4:44 AM

Two exceptional films at this year’s Sundance Festival resist the typical character arc, and instead follow individuals who either have no interest in changing or are powerless to do so.


New York Film Festival: Kelly Reichardt's Meek's Cutoff
3 Nov 2010 // 1:30 AM

Kelly Reichardt's Meek’s Cutoff is an outsider's Western. If we were looking for a female counterpart to Gus Van Sant, I think we may have found her.


'Meek's Cutoff' director Kelly Reichardt creates poetry on the prairie
25 Apr 2011 // 6:36 AM

MINNEAPOLIS — We're accustomed to stories about the settling of the American West being told in a certain way. There will be resolute men sitting on

Michelle Williams gets to the heart of a forlorn character in 'Wendy and Lucy'
28 Jan 2009 // 10:47 PM

Only a few minutes into "Wendy and Lucy," there's no doubt that Michelle Williams - playing a hard-luck vagabond stuck in a Pacific Northwest town

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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