Kantemir Balagov has the confidence to tell his story chiefly through the faces of his characters as well as their placement in the frame, thereby…
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Chaz Ebert reveals her Top Ten (PLUS) Films of 2019.
A personal report from the 2020 CCA Awards.
The latest on Blu-ray and DVD, including Hustlers, Ready or Not, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and a Criterion edition of Until the End of the World.
The nominees for the Chicago Films Critics Awards for 2019.
Leading the Netflix movies was Marriage Story, which received six nominations.
An interview with the legendary Edward James Olmos about his expansive career.
An essay about questions raised by Julius Onah's Luce.
A preview of Friday's Ebert Symposium panels on Diversity in Journalism and National Hispanic Heritage Month.
An article about the second annual Ebert Symposium, "Creating an Inclusive Cinema and Media Ecosystem," scheduled for Friday, September 27th at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois.
The first wave of World Premieres announced for TIFF 2019.
A Sundance dispatch on two premieres from the back half of this year's festival.
A look back at Steven Soderbergh's directorial debut, "sex, lies, & videotape," on the occasion of a new Blu-ray release from the Criterion Collection.
A preview of New York City's upcoming Japan Cuts festival, which runs from July 19-29.
A tribute to the legendary editor Anne V. Coates.
Five joy filled days of cinema and photos. Journal of Ebertfest 2018. Photo credits Timothy Hiatt
A report on the second day of Ebertfest, which included a massive critic's panel and three very special films.
A Look back at the origins of Ebertfest twenty years ago and a look forward to Ebertfest 2018.
Part I of our round-up featuring filmmaker guests scheduled to attend Ebertfest 2018. We will include the film critics in a separate round-up.
A preview of dozens of films coming out this summer.
Glenn Kenny comments on awards season, Sean Penn, Neil Patrick Harris, and the actual Oscars.
R.I.P. David Carr; Kanye West: the biggest loser; Popcorn porn: "Fifty Shades" and "Kingsman"; Tilda Swinton's speech at Rothko Chapel; The film that Goebbels feared.
A report from the New York Comic-Con previewing the upcoming films, "Penguins of Madagascar" and "Home."
Hollywood is actually regressing on Latino issues. As the industry continues to make progress in its depiction of black America, what we need now is a Spanish Harlem Renaissance.
Marie writes: The West Coast is currently experiencing a heat wave and I have no air conditioning. That said, and despite it currently being 80F inside my apartment, at least the humidity is low. Although not so low, that I don't have a fan on my desk and big glass of ice tea at the ready. My apartment thankfully faces East and thus enjoys the shade after the sun has crossed the mid-point overhead. And albeit perverse in its irony, it's because it has been so hot lately that I've been in the mood to watch the following film again and which I highly recommend to anyone with taste and a discerning eye.