Blooming Movies

The so-called “New Korean Films” being shown at the Roxie tonight aren't…

    Wed Jan 8th, 2014 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

“A Touch of Sin”: Chinese Revenge Epic Plays It Brutal

Who knew writer-director Jia Zhangke, the pre-eminent purveyor of cinematic China-in-transition poetry,…

    Wed Jan 1st, 2014 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

“At Berkeley”: The History of the University, in Real Time

Now here's another of documentary maven Frederick Wiseman's thick slices of institutional…

    Wed Dec 4th, 2013 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

“Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?”: Michel Gondry on Noam Chomsky?

How odd: a film about Noam Chomsky by Michel Gondry. And how…

    Wed Nov 27th, 2013 4:00am By Jonathan Kiefer

ODE TO AN INNOVATOR

The San Francisco Transgender Film Festival is both bitter and sweet this…

    Wed Oct 30th, 2013 4:00am By Devin Holt

peaches and cream

There's about to be a whole lot of electro-sexual Peaches power thrust…

    Wed Sep 25th, 2013 4:00am By Neha Talreja

Dirt: ready for its closeup

Soil is what makes life possible, says the documentary Symphony of the…

    Wed Sep 18th, 2013 4:00am By Emilie Mutert

some kind of terrible

The Everything Is Terrible! crew is bringing two new startlingly bad found…

    Wed Aug 28th, 2013 4:00am By Emilie Mutert

When It Was Kind to Rewind

The home video revolution in the late '70s and early '80s signaled…

    Wed Aug 21st, 2013 4:00am By Sherilyn Connelly

“Portrait of Jason”: Staying Up All Night with Your Gay, Black Best Friend

Very few documentaries give the sense of being right there in the…

    Wed Aug 14th, 2013 4:00am By Sherilyn Connelly