Film

Joe Dante’s “The Movie Orgy,” at the Roxie

When I began film school in 1994, I was surprised to discover…

The Bad Batch

Although Ana Lily Amirpour’s new The Bad Batch has much higher production values,…

Frameline 41, Week 2

As you strut your stuff in your recently acquired “GAY PURRIDE” shirt…

Manifesto

The fact that Julian Rosefeldt’s Manifesto was born as a 13-channel art…

Distancias Cortas (Walking Distance)

That a tiny, heartfelt picture like Alejandro Guzmán Alvarez’s Distancias Cortas (Walking…

The Women’s Balcony

In many Orthodox synagogues, the mechitza is a separate area in which…

The Hero

The main thing that keeps Brett Haley’s The Hero from falling squarely…

Letters From Baghdad

Sabine Krayenbühl and Zeva Oelbaum’s Letters from Baghdad isn’t a straightforward documentary…

Frameline 41, Week 1

Target currently has an entire section of Pride-related items, including a shirt…

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

The new documentary by Hoop Dreams and Life Itself director Steve James,…