In Search of Israeli Cuisine

While it shares themes of cross-cultural influences, Roger M. Sherman’s In Search…

After the Storm

Not unlike comparing Paola Sorrentino to Federico Fellini, comparing director Hirokazu Kore-Eda…

Frantz

While much has been made of it being based on Ernst Lubitsch’s…

It Was Sexy, Because Sexy’s Free: Danny Boyle on T2 Trainspotting

T2 Trainspotting, like Trainspotting before it, isn’t your typical Hollywood film. So…

Apprentice

Rahim the hangman (Wan Hanafi Su) caresses the second and third vertebrae…

Staying Vertical

Though Alain Guiraudie’s Staying Vertical isn’t a wall-to-wall boner-fest like his previous film, Stranger…

KEDi

Kitties! You’ll be hard-pressed to find a documentary more aesthetically and emotionally…

You’re Killing Me Susana (Me Estás Matando Susana)

Love as repetition compulsion: That’s the force behind You’re Killing Me Susana’s…

Bitter Harvest

Genocide as the subject of a dramatic film is necessarily problematic. How…

The Salesman

Budgetary considerations no doubt play a part, but director Asghar Farhadi has…