Mia Madre

It’s difficult for an expressionistic Italian film about a director experiencing an existential crisis to not evoke 8½ to some extent, but Nanni Moretti’s…

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The Hollars

The death of the mother is something people prepare for all of their lives, and John Krasinki’s comedy-drama The Hollars is one of two…

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Ghost Team

There are two movies opening this week that have casts full of comedy professionals, and one of those movies is very good. The other…

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The Intervention

The first film to be written and directed by character actor and overall national treasure Clea DuVall, the charming The Intervention pulls off the…

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Eva Hesse

Even by the standards of documentaries about the art world — and they’re a genre unto themselves, for sure — Marcie Begleiter’s Eva Hesse…

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Ovarian Psycos

Joanna Sokolowski and Kate Trumbull-LaValle’s rousing documentary Ovarian Psycos is about women of color in East Los Angeles who work for social justice via,…

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