Short Ends and Leader

February 2016

Double Take: ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’ (1969)

The two Steves at Double Take are often mistaken for Paul Newman and Robert Redford; so it's appropriate that they shoot it out over Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.


Lost Lost Lost & Found: The Eye of Jonas Mekas

Jonas Mekas captures the musical and visual poetry of the city and mundane life.


January 2016

Double Take: ‘Children of Men’ (2006)

The future is a thing of the past. But all that could change in a heartbeat. Two Steves try to find it in a single Double Take.


Nightmare Visions in ‘The Quay Brothers: Collected Short Films’

The mechanical, the insectile and the organically gooey world of beautiful ugliness in Brothers' Quay films.


Do Look Back: A Baker’s Dozen for Your Swinging ‘60s Film Fest

Are you in the mood to be retro-hip? Do you get the urge to be mod and pop, '60s style? Sure you do.


December 2015

French Filmmaker Julien Duvivier Is Ripe for Rediscovery

All four films in Criterion's Julien Duvivier in the Thirties present a sour, self-critical image of French civilization, and do it with finesse.


The Year’s Best Science Fiction Movie Wasn’t ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Alex Garland’s Ex Machina is a darkly funny and philosophical cyberpunk locked-room thriller that tangles with the greatest sci-fi puzzle: What does it mean to be human?


‘Wind Across the Everglades’ Blows Hot and Cold

This film offers a unique time, setting and theme, one that hasn't dated even if the brawling robust tone has.


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Violin Virtuoso L. Subramaniam Mesmerizes in Rare New York Performance (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.

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