Extra Large Popcorn, Please: The Film Forum's Return of the Double Feature

Extra Large Popcorn, Please: The Film Forum's "Return of the Double Feature"

By Chadwick Jenkins

26 Aug 2016 // 2:30 AM

Originating as a practical means to ensure financial solvency, the “double feature” may now serve a more profound aesthetic purpose. ...

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The Hunted and the Haunted in 'King Stakh's Wild Hunt'

By Imran Khan

19 Aug 2016 // 8:29 AM

Deeply baroque and shamelessly foreboding, Uladzimir Karatkevich’s King Stakh’s Wild Hunt is a crowning achievement of Belarusian gothic....

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