The Departure

By some reckonings, we’re put on Earth to help other people. That’s…

Napping Princess

The work of director Kenji Kamiyama tends to favor action and spectacle…

Hong Kong Cinema 2017

There was no small amount of anxiety 20 years ago when British…

Zoology

The humanity-versus-bestiary debate being waged in global cinema this year lands in…

The Tiger Hunter

The immigration of people with brown skin is a hot-button issue in…

Polina

As if growing up in Russia isn’t depressing enough, imagine growing up…

Ladronas de Almas (Soul Robbers)

Leave it to the current renaissance in Mexican horror cinema to turn…

The Teacher

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

After Love

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

The Fencer

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