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An article about New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi receiving the Ebert Director Award at the annual Toronto International Film Festival during the TIFF Tribute Gala Awards.
An interview with Jimmie Fails and Joe Talbot, the star and writer/director behind The Last Black Man in San Francisco.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including Aquaman, Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse, If Beale Street Could Talk, and Detour.
An assessment of the image of the black woman on the big screen since Halle Berry's Oscar win.
A report from the Oscar press room at the 91st Academy Awards.
A list of the winners from this year's Academy Awards.
More than simple movie romances, both Jacques Demy's The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk capture the depth and expansiveness of the cycle of life with the delicate interplay of music, color, and light.
You can tell by how Barry Jenkins photographs faces that he loves people.
A report on the tenth anniversary of the African American Film Critics Association's awards ceremony, held February 6th.
Vikram Murthi on four titles that screened as part of MOMA's annual festival dedicated to newly preserved and restored films.
A review of three comp films from the first full day of Sundance 2019.
A full list of the nominations for the 2019 Academy Awards.
Sarah Knight Adamson reports from Santa Monica, CA on the winners and speeches at last weekend's Critics' Choice Awards.
The latest frontrunners for the major category nominations of the Academy Awards.
A complete list of winners from last night's 76th Golden Globe Awards.
An interview with writer/director Barry Jenkins about adapting James Baldwin's novel, the film's timeliness, casting soul mates and more.
A look back at some of our favorite conversations from the past year, with both stars and filmmakers.
Nick Allen's picks for the best films of 2018.
Nell Minow's favorite films of 2018.
Tomris Laffly's picks for the best of 2018.
The best films of 2018, according to Odie Henderson.
The best films of 2018, as chosen by Brian Tallerico.
The staff choices for the best films of 2018.
An article about the 34th annual IDA Documentary Award ceremony held on December 8th.
An interview with the stars of If Beale Street Could Talk, Stephan James and KiKi Layne.