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…
Claire Denis accepts the Golden Thumb at the 2018 Ebert Tribute at TIFF.
On two world premieres from two Oscar nominees, Barry Jenkins and Steve McQueen. They also happen to be two of the best films of 2018.
On four films from the Midnight Madness program at TIFF, including new works from Gaspar Noe and Peter Strickland.
A story half-told.
It brings me no joy to say that Jeremy Saulnier’s newest, and arguably his most ambitious, film is his first misfire.
On three more TIFF premieres about identity.
On three very different films from TIFF 2018 that fall into one of the most popular categories of this fest every year, the true story.
This documentary on his life’s work offers a personalized glimpse into a bygone world of entertainment and the legacy of racism that black artists still grapple with today.
An insightful portrait of middle-age in the ‘10s.
It’s a masterful achievement in filmmaking as an empathy machine, a way for us to spend time in a place, in an era, and with characters that we never would otherwise.