On the Town: seminal in its use of on-location photography? Yes. The best remembered film musical for this reason? Yes. The first Hollywood musical to shoot this way?
One tends to watch this film open-mouthed in wonder at the forceful dialogue, the colorful imagery, and the sheer emotional punch of its women.
Rainer Werner Fassbinder is the whole show.
From painters to interrogators, some of the finest films at Gdynia Film Festival 2016 dramatized real-life figures from the country’s past.
In his late period, Orson Welles was just getting started.
Fritz Lang and Cecil B. DeMille couldn't have done it without their female collaborators.
Of Presidents and high-school lovers: TIFF 2016 ends with misunderstood leaders, missing family, and missing the past.
Perverse and perfervid and splendidly overripe.
Kids in America: Day 7 at TIFF stays firmly in the land of the brave for two very different coming-of-age stories, an oil disaster and plenty of shooting.
Escaping the city: Day 6 wandered off towards trials and tribulations in Portuguese forests and the Australian outback