Tensions between Palestinians and Israelis, tradition and modernity mark the 17th edition.
by Andrea Gronvall | Apr 19, 2018
A new drama about the Ted Kennedy scandal seeks a mass audience in a politically polarized climate.
by J.R. Jones | Apr 19, 2018
by Ben Sachs | Apr 20, 2018
Screenwriter Tony Gilroy (Michael Clayton) set out to write an international thriller that harked back to John LeCarré but was properly scaled to a feature film, and his script strikes a perfect balance between suspense and geopolitical context.
Action, Drama, Period drama, Thriller
I haven't read all of Jeff VanderMeer's Southern Reach Trilogy, a series of sci-fi novels about a mysterious biosphere steadily taking over the earth, but the first one, Annihilation (2014), really got under my skin.
Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, SciFi/Fantasy, Thriller
I've always found Jason Bateman's comedies to be a pretty good bet; he’s never doubled me over, but the movies he's produced (Identity Thief, Bad Words, The Family Fang) are abundantly clever, with dialogue that manages to be hilariously mean but essentially harmless.
by Patrick Friel on April 24, 2018 at 6:00AM
by Ben Sachs on April 24, 2018 at 6:00AM
by Ben Sachs on April 20, 2018 at 6:00AM
by Patrick Friel on April 17, 2018 at 11:42AM
by Ben Sachs on April 11, 2018 at 6:00AM
Andrew Haigh (45 Years) directed this moving drama about a boy adrift and a stallion headed for slaughter.
by J.R. Jones on April 12, 2018 at 6:00AM
Joaquin Phoenix stars as a hit man who specializes in rescuing child prostitutes.
by Leah Pickett on April 12, 2018 at 6:00AM
The 34th edition brings 60 new features from Spain, the U.S., and Central and South America.
by J.R. Jones on April 5, 2018 at 10:40AM
Six new features, and one silent relic, screen at this year’s festival.
by Andrea Gronvall on April 5, 2018 at 10:00AM
Profiles of Elvis Presley and Ruth Bader Ginsberg make their local premieres in this year’s edition.
on March 29, 2018 at 6:00AM