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La La Land

This is a beautiful film about love and dreams, and how the two impact each other.

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Jackie

There are two movies in "Jackie." One of these movies is just OK. The other is exceptional. The first one keeps undermining the second.

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Ballad of Narayama

"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Concert for an uncertain world

Over the years I've collected this music, and I share it with you, wherever you are, as a message of hope and cheer. R. . . .

African Artists perform "Give Me Hope Joanna" at Mandela Day 2009 from Radio City Music Hall . .

. . ."One Love," performed by the Playing for Change singers from around the world . . . . .

. . .Johnny Cash performs John Prine's "Sam Stone" . . . . .Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys perform "Texas Breakdown" . . . . .Anton Karas plays "The Third Man" theme over the opening of the film . . . . .The clown and the balloons from Fellini's "La Dolce Vita" . . . . .The Weavers perform "Goodnight Irene" at their farewell concert at Carnegie Hall on Christmas Eve, 1981. They follow it with a seasonal note. From the 1982 documentary "Wasn't That at Time!" . . . . .

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