Synecdoche, New York
If we don't "go to the movies" in any form, our minds wither and sicken.
* 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.
On the similarities between two classic thrillers, released 24 years apart.
A report from the Cannes Film Festival about Asghar Farhadi's opening night film, "Everybody Knows," and this year's jury.
A video preview of the 2018 Cannes Film Festival!
A recap of the 90th Academy Awards.
A tribute to the late film composer Jóhann Jóhannsson.
The winners for the 2017 Chicago Film Critics Association.
An interview with actor Michael Stuhlbarg about "Call Me by Your Name."
No character in “Blade Runner 2049” is more relatably human than Luv.
Our resident awards expert predicts who will go home with an Oscar on Sunday night.
Oscar nominees spotlight diversity; Best Actor Battle; Damien Chazelle wins DGA Award; "The Salesman" may win thanks to Trump; All nominees tipped to win.
A dispatch on two high-profile Sundance premieres, starring Jason Segel and Jeremy Renner.
An excerpt from the January 2017 issue of online magazine Bright Wall/Dark Room about Denis Villeneuve's "Arrival."
Some of our favorite performances of 2016.
A look at how "Arrival" reflects Heidegger's philosophies.
FFC Pablo Villaça explores the themes at the heart of Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi film "Arrival."
A look at the films expected to dominate this year's Oscar race and the narrative scope they share.
Chaz Ebert highlights 13 must-see films of 2016.
A recap of the 2016 Chicago International Film Festival.
A list of films and special events to check out when attending this year's Chicago International Film Festival.
A recap of the Telluride Film Festival with an emphasis on how it spotlighted stories about women.
An extensive preview of 50 films coming out within the next four months, from "Sully" to "Toni Erdmann."
A preview of the films playing at the 2016 Telluride Film Festival.
The first films announced for the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.
How comedy soared in 2015; "Star Wars" among Top 10 Films of 2015; Mark Ulano on "The Hateful Eight"; Carrie Fisher remains riotously off-message; Roger Deakins on "Sicario."
A recap of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival by the contributors who were there.