The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash
A solid documentary about a great musician, with passages of greatness.
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An interview with Stanley Nelson, director of "Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool," premiering at Chicago's Gene Siskel Film Center on Friday, October 4th with the filmmaker in attendance.
An interview with director and adapting writer Tim Sutton about his divisive new film, Donnybrook.
A look ahead at the 112 films that will play the Sundance Film Festival in January 2019.
A chat with Steven Yeun - the star of Burning, Sorry to Bother You, Okja, and more.
What if James Dean lived into the ‘60s and worked primarily with French New Wave directors?
A great documentary about a profound and mysterious artist.
An ode to the late Jeanne Moreau.
Dan Callahan pays tribute to the late art-house goddess.
A tribute to the great Mario Bava, whose films will be shown at the Quad starting today.
A preview of Chicago's second-annual DOC10 Film Festival, highlighting eight films including "The Cinema Travelers," "Whose Streets?" and "Rat Film."
A collection of some of our favorite interviews from 2016.
A great collection of new Blu-ray releases, including "Green Room," "Night and Fog," "Everybody Wants Some!!" and "OJ: Made in America."
A preview of the 2016 Chicago International Movies & Music Festival, running from April 13 - 17.
An interview with Don Cheadle, star & director of "Miles Ahead."
An introduction by Publisher Chaz Ebert to our week of content by women writers.
Sheila writes: The great Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki has enthralled audiences for 40 years with his beautiful and sensitive films, filled with supernatural elements, dream-like images, and a vibrant sense of the small moments that make up human existence. Video-essayist Lewis Bond (you can view more of his work here) created a short documentary about Miyazaki called "Hayao Miyazaki: The Essence of Humanity." Here it is, in full. Enjoy!
A preview of our most anticipated titles at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
A NYFF report on Don Cheadle's directorial debut, "Miles Ahead."
A report from NYFF on Robert Zemeckis' "The Walk".
Meryl Streep performances ranked; Malick and the tao of the sojourning soul; Soderbergh and sex at the movies; Resurrection of America's slums; Pleasures of Blumhouse films.
Curtis Mayfield's "Claudine" soundtrack; Women in Noah Baumbach's films; Filming "12 Angry Men Inside Amy Schumer"; Films of Billy Wilder; Chatting with Nathan Silver.
Even the Pope loved Eli Wallach; North Korea threatens war over Seth Rogen movie; Remembering Peter de Rome; Dennis Hopper's lost photography; Richard Linklater on "Boyhood"
Two visions of Metropolis; Movies with women in main roles make more money; Domestic violence in The Long Goodbye; An interview with Thelma Schoonmaker; Dissecting male violence and beginning a conversation that needs to be had.
Sam Fragoso reports on the first day of the Sundance Film Festival.
Scorsese, De Niro reuniting on a new gangster film; Zadie Smith on life, death, Warhol; Spike Lee speaks; our ancestors didn't sleep like us; Van Sant to headline a LGBT film fest in St. Petersburg.