Nothing here deserves to be characterized as morbid. Indeed, quite the opposite.
* This filmography is not intended to be a comprehensive list of this artist’s work. Instead it reflects the films this person has been involved with that have been reviewed on this site.
The winners of the 89th Academy Awards.
The RogerEbert.com staff's Oscar pick for Best Foreign Language Film.
Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami on "Sonita"; Chicago filmmakers on the Trump era; Jamal Joseph on "Chapter and Verse"; Maggie Greenwald on "Sophie and the Rising Sun"; The boy from "Charade".
Oscar nominees spotlight diversity; Best Actor Battle; Damien Chazelle wins DGA Award; "The Salesman" may win thanks to Trump; All nominees tipped to win.
An interview with the directors of Sundance breakout "My Happy Family."
An interview with Asghar Farhadi, writer/director of "The Salesman."
A dispatch from CIFF on new films by Pablo Larrain and Asghar Farhadi.
A list of films and special events to check out when attending this year's Chicago International Film Festival.
Just a glimpse at the massive program for this year's Chicago International Film Festival, running from October 13 - 27.
A dispatch on three films from the Toronto Film Festival, including the latest from Asghar Farhadi.
The first films announced for the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.
A new breed of female lead; A tale of two Fishers; Penn's hate-watch for the ages; "Paterson" is perfection; "The Salesman" marks Iran's post nuclear deal cinematic resurgence.
Ben Kenigsberg predicts that "Toni Erdmann" will win the Palme d'Or.
Reviews from the Cannes Film Festival of Sean Penn's "The Last Face," "The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis" and Asghar Farhadi's "The Salesman."
A preview of Cannes 2016.
A report on three highlights from the 2016 New Directors/New Films festival.
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray/DVD and streaming services, including "About Elly," "Furious 7," "Love & Mercy," "Moonrise Kingdom" and more!
A review of the Cannes premieres of the latest from Todd Haynes and Ida Panahandeh.
An excerpt from "Asghar Farhadi: Life and Cinema" by Tina Hassannia.
A holiday gift guide compiling RogerEbert.com's book excerpts from 2014.
A report from the 33rd Istanbul Film Festival sheds light on thriving Turkish cinema.
After duds "Jimmy P." and "Grand Central," the Coen brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" saves the day for Barbara Scharres.
Asghar Farhadi ("A Separation") returns with another look at unsolvable dilemmas, an erotic thriller goes all the way, and Hirokazu Kore-eda ("Nobody Knows") tells another gentle tale of family life.
Barbara Scharres sets the stage the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival.
Something nice happened to us while we were preparing the schedule for Ebertfest 2012, which plays April 25-29 at the Virginia Theater (above) in Champaign-Urbana, Ill. We'd invited Patton Oswalt to attend with his "Big Fan. He agreed and went one additional step: "I'd like to personally choose a film to show to the students, and discuss it."