The Big Sick
Finds that laughter-through-tears sweet spot, often in the unlikeliest of places.
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Filmmaker Ira Sachs ("Forty Shades of Blue," "Little Men") talks about the impact of his first feature, “The Delta,” on his life and career, and the lessons he drew from its production.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including "Train to Busan," "The Accountant," "Deepwater Horizon" and many more!
A recap of the fifth annual Los Cabos International Film Festival, including reviews of select titles.
An interview with Ira Sachs, director of "Little Men."
An article about Elevated Films Chicago's screening of "Little Men" on July 14th.
A preview of the 2016 version of the Chicago film lovers' event, including more than two dozen Chicago premieres.
A review of three films in the Premieres section at Sundance, including the breakout hit from John Carney.
A review of the latest from Ira Sachs.
Reviews from Sundance on documentaries "Plaza de la Soledad" and "Film Hawk."
A look at the latest additions to the now-completed Sundance 2016 lineup.
An interview with director Oren Moverman of "Time Out of Mind".
A feature on the latest major Blu-ray, Netflix, and On Demand releases, including "Gone Girl," "The Boxtrolls," "The Zero Theorem," "Coherence," and more.
Lists from our critics and contributors on the best of 2014.
An interview with Ira Sachs, director of "Love Is Strange."
Simon Abrams goes from gory horror comedy to to earnest dramas about love, growing up and spirituality. Who says Sundance films are all the same?
A less kind and gentle Nora Ephron; Ira Sachs' favorite movies about love; Google Glass in film schools; Marlon Brando as cinema's Raging Bull; the impossibility of being literal.
"Dear Mr. Spider;I am profoundly sorry to have taken you from your home in the woods, when I was picking Himalayan Blackberries on Monday afternoon. I didn't see you fall into my bucket and which was entirely my fault; I must have bumped into your web while reaching for a berry. Needless to say, I was surprised upon returning home with my bucket full, to suddenly see you there standing on a blackberry and looking up at me." - Marie
(photo recreation of incident)
Marie writes: It was my birthday June 25th. Unlike Roger however, I'm a Crab not a Gemini. So to celebrate and with my brother's help (he has a car), I took my inner sea crustacean to Barnet Marine Park on the other side of Burnaby Mountain... and where our adventure begins....