Film

The Teacher

Not to be confused with the recent The Student or the upcoming…

Tokyo Idols

While it’s easy to think that the United States has cornered the…

I Do…Until I Don’t

Writer-director Lake Bell is turning into a canny and very funny observer…

Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World

In the late 1990s, I had the good fortune to attend two…

Japan Film Festival 2017

As the J-POP SUMMIT festival gears up to descend upon Fort Mason…

When Will He Strike Again?: Once More Unto the Zodiac

Something Weird and the American Genre Film Archive (AGFA) go extra weird…

After Love

The real star of L’économie du couple — wanly translated as After Love…

Gook

Indie filmmaking is all about the right tool for the right job,…

Unleashed

Finn Taylor’s Unleashed is a sweetly shaggy comedy that sits adjacent to…

The Fencer

Klaus Härö’s The Fencer straddles the line between the inspirational sports coach…