A heartfelt but scattershot documentary that tries to get inside the mind of Donald Trump's America, but mainly succeeds as a snapshot of the 2016…
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An article about Steve James, the American Film Institute's 2018 Guggenheim Honoree .
In search of a more inclusive look at the best directors of all time.
"Life Itself" wins an Emmy Award for Outstanding Editing.
Laura Poitras's "Risk," on WikiLeaks, and Paul Schrader's "Dog Eat Dog," a noir, have their premieres at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival.
A report on three highlights from the 2016 New Directors/New Films festival.
The latest and greatest on Blu-ray, DVD, Netflix, and On Demand, including "Mad Max: Fury Road," "Two Days, One Night," "I'll See You in My Dreams," and "The Walking Dead".
Chaz Ebert will participate in a panel on empathy at the Cannes Film Festival on May 17th.
Crazy "Citizenfour" lawsuit; How to work with your spouse and not kill each other; Chicago's abuse-laden "black site"; Lesser-known MLK speech; Friday is global record release day.
A recap of the winners at the 87th Academy Awards ceremony.
Destroyed by the Espionage Act; Temple Grandin transcends labels; Hand of a superhero; The success of Harley Quinn; Invention of the heterosexual.
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 opening night of the 30th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival.
An excerpt of Eric Kohn's Indiewire article on Oscar snubs.
Interviews with Tilda Swinton, Julianne Moore, F. Murray Abraham and others at the 2014 Gotham Independent Film Awards.
My stepfather, the peeping tom; The Overnighters is a rare bird; Nightcrawler and capitalism; Grace McPhillips on The Other One; Restoring Ramona.
An interview with Laura Poitras, director of "Citizenfour."