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A documentary about the final year of foreign policy during the Obama administration, and incidentally about the grim surprises that life sometimes has in store…

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"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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The Final Year
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Den of Thieves
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Small Town Crime
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12 Strong
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Mom and Dad
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Forever My Girl
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The Road Movie
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The Commuter
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The Polka King
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Ebert Fellows Announced for Sundance 2018

An article announcing the selection of the Roger Ebert Fellows for the Sundance Institute covering the Sundance Film Festival, January 18-28, 2018.

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"The Shape of Water" Tops 2018 Oscar Nominees

An article about the 2018 Academy Award nominees.

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Congratulations to Steve James on Your Oscar Nomination

An article congratulating the 2018 Oscar nominees including Steve James.

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Sundance 2018: "The Last Race, "On Her Shoulders"

A review of two competing documentary titles at this year's Sundance Film Festival.

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Sundance 2018: “Leave No Trace”

A review of the newest film from Debra Granik.

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Sundance 2018: “I Think We’re Alone Now,” “Tyrel”

A review of two new competition titles this year from Reed Morano and Sebastian Silva.

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Sundance 2018: "Blaze"

A review of Ethan Hawke's "Blaze," which premiered Sunday at the Sundance Film Festival.

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Sundance 2018: "Yardie," "The Catcher Was a Spy"

Reviews of Idris Elba's directorial debut and a thriller starring Paul Rudd.

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Sundance 2018: "306 Hollywood," "Our New President"

A review of two bold documentaries that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.

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Sundance 2018: "Time Share," "The Queen of Fear"

A review of two World Cinema titles premiering at the Sundance Film Festival this weekend.

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Sundance 2018: “Sorry to Bother You”

A review of the crazy, ambitious, unforgettable Sorry to Bother You.

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Sundance 2018: “Bisbee ‘17”

A review of the new film from Robert Greene, which premiered yesterday at Sundance 2018.