The Big Sick
Finds that laughter-through-tears sweet spot, often in the unlikeliest of places.
* 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.
An interview with Theo Anthony, director of "Rat Film."
In search of a more inclusive look at the best directors of all time.
An article about various films set to screen at Ebertfest 2017, including the opening night selection, "Hair."
A preview of Chicago's second-annual DOC10 Film Festival, highlighting eight films including "The Cinema Travelers," "Whose Streets?" and "Rat Film."
An article about the March 13th screening of "Life Itself" at the Sid Docs series in Courtenay, British Columbia.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including "Queen of Katwe," "Loving" and "Black Girl."
RogerEbert.com picks the best films of 2016.
A look at the politics and idealism of director Gary Ross, as reflected over the course of his career in films like "Pleasantville," "The Hunger Games" and "Free State of Jones."
A report on three highlights from the 2016 New Directors/New Films festival.
A preview of our most anticipated titles at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
An announcement about how Kartemquin Films will celebrate its 50th anniversary.
A report on the winners of the 2015 Chicago International Film Festival.
Raiders of the lost web; Eight highlights of Chicago film fest; Sexism of Bond Girls; Tarantino chats with Ellis; Enablers of pedophile culture.
A review of Steven Spielberg's "Bridge of Spies" from its NYFF premiere last night.
A photo gallery of the 2015 TIFF Ebert Tribute Lunch honoring filmmaker Ava DuVernay.
A recap of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival by the contributors who were there.
Sheila writes: This coming October 8th and 9th is the annual classic car sale held at the Hershey Motor Lodge in Pennsylvania. The auction lots are a sight to behold (for gearheads and also just those who appreciate beauty). Take a look at some beautiful photographs of the various vehicles up for auction.
A report on two more documentaries from TIFF: "The Hard Stop" and "Where to Invade Next".
Ava DuVernay accepted The Ebert Tribute on Sunday and we were there.
A report on two world premieres from the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, Demolition and Where to Invade Next.
An interview with Laura Nix, Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno of "The Yes Men."
On how Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" examines evil.
A review of the Ross Brothers' "Western" from Sundance 2015.
Why "Mrs. Doubtfire" is Robin Williams's greatest role; Alex Ross Perry on "Listen Up Philip"; Keanu Reeves on "John Wick"; Blackwater founder remains free; Six films to remember from Chicago fest.
A preview of the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival.