Film

24 Frames

Self-indulgence in art gets a bad rap. After all, if the artist…

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story

Along with digital video and consumer drones — cf. this week’s Leaning…

Beuys

Those unfamiliar with mid-20th-century German artists or the Fluxus art movement have…

Submission

There’s no lazier strawman than the phrase “politically correct.” It’s been used…

Leaning into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy

There are two documentaries opening this week about capital-A Artists, and by…

The 2018 Esseffies: The Movie Awards That Love You Back

How much should politics and entertainment intersect? The dumb-dumbs who voted to…

Red Sparrow

In Francis Lawrence’s Red Sparrow, the Russian spy Dominika Egorova (Jennifer Lawrence)…

Half Magic

There are people who consider #MeToo and the Time’s Up movement to…

The Party

Possibly still best-known on these shores for 1992’s Orlando, Sally Potter has…

Are We Not Cats

Most of us are not cats, and more’s the pity. But nor…