NYFF Critics’ Notebook: Paul Thomas Anderson’s Junun


I don’t think it’s unreasonable to speculate that any director, following his second ambitious, divisive high-profile theatrical underperformer/probable money-loser (or anyone fresh out of a recently completed production, really), might generally welcome a chance to get out of town. It’s unclear how…  Read more


Vimeo Announces New Slate of Original Series


This morning, Vimeo announced a new slate of “Vimeo Originals,” serialized and short form content available for purchase exclusively on the streaming platform. Now that their first Original, High Maintenance, has moved to HBO, Vimeo is going beyond the web series, and…  Read more


Chantal Akerman, 1950-2015


The great director and artist Chantal Akerman has died in Paris. Filmmaker will have more on Akerman in the days ahead, but here are several of her short(er) films, with the hope that you will all take to Hulu/Criterion, Fandor or…  Read more


IFP Announces Fall and Winter Slate for the Theatrical Screen Forward Series

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IFP has announced the complete lineup for the Fall and Winter season of their Screen Forward series. The four films, Field Niggas, Funny Bunny, Cronies and Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party, will each receive a weeklong theatrical run at the Made…  Read more