Robert Daniels is an Associate Editor at RogerEbert.com. Based in Chicago, he is a member of the Chicago Film Critics Association (CFCA) and Critics Choice Association (CCA) and regularly contributes to the New York Times, IndieWire, and Screen Daily. He has covered film festivals ranging from Cannes to Sundance to Toronto. He has also written for the Criterion Collection, the Los Angeles Times, and Rolling Stone about Black American pop culture and issues of representation.
A recap of the 2023 Black Harvest Film Festival.
An interview with Monica Sorelle on Mountains, which played at the 2023 Black Harvest Film Festival in Chicago.
A dispatch from the 2023 Black Harvest Film Festival in Chicago.
An interview with Minhal Baig, writer/director of We Grown Now, which opened the 59th Chicago International Film Festival.
On four Chicago productions that launched the opening weekend of the city's film festival.
A look at three documentaries about subjects battling repressive environments.
A dispatch from TIFF on three major narrative titles, including a whip-smart satire starring Jeffrey Wright.
A recap of the 2023 XL Film Festival.