A Letter to Momo
Even scenes that work, such as a climax on a rain-soaked bridge, feel like they could have been trimmed by a few hand-drawn frames. Maybe…
Ben Kenigsberg edited the film section of Time Out Chicago from 2011 to 2013 and served as a staff critic for the magazine beginning in 2006. Once a mainstay in the Village Voice film pages, he has also written for Slate, L.A. Weekly, The A.V. Club, Indiewire, In These Times, The New York Sun, and Time Out New York. He is a member of the National Society of Film Critics.
Seventy-five years late, an early film production by Orson Welles finally had its New York City premiere.
This summer's Millennium Park screenings kick off with a dedication to Roger Ebert.
Now that the Cannes Film Festival is over, critics Ben Kenigsberg and Michał Oleszczyk take a look back over the festival.
Ben Kenigsberg recaps Cannes's post-awards press conferences and closing-night party.
Ben Kenigsberg makes his predictions for Sunday night's Cannes awards.
Bruce Dern and Will Forte reminisce about their father-son road trip in Alexander Payne's "Nebraska."
Today the American Pavilion remembered Roger Ebert with a panel and beachfront thumbs-up salute.
Robert Redford braves the high seas alone in the shipwreck drama "All Is Lost."
If you go to a yacht party, don't expect to be living out your own version of "The Talented Mr. Ripley."
At Cannes, the Coen brothers discuss their inspirations for "Inside Llewyn Davis."