The Essential Jacques Demy (Blu-ray) Criterion Collection
The French New Wave gave us a handful of world famous directors. If asked, most people can summon the names of Jean-Luc Godard and Fran cois Truffaut.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Four Hundred Blows
Paris, the 1950s. Antoine Doinel is a young boy living with his mother and stepfather .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
See How This Ultra Cool L.A. Couple Pulled Off a Retro-Chic Wedding
From movie poster-inspired invites by designer Nate Dy to their offbeat reception site SmogShoppe , a former smog check center turned sustainably designed urban event space, Jackie and Jeremy's wedding could not have been a better reflection of their personalities.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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New York Film Festival Announces Main Slate
The slate for this year's New York Film Festival promises highly anticipated world premieres and something for cineastes of all stripes.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Hawke's 'Seymour', Oppenheimer's 'Act' added to lineup
LOS ANGELES, Aug 11, : Documentaries by actor-turned-director Ethan Hawke, legendary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman and "The Act of Killing" director Joshua Oppenheimer are among the films added to the lineup of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, TIFF organizers have announced Tuesday.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
DVD Review: Box set showcases Demy's most notable works
Among the French directors of the New Wave era, Jacques Demy gets short shrift from critics, in part because, in America, he had one of the biggest foreign language hits of the '60s, "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" - a film that was unfashionably romantic, perhaps even sentimental.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater: Two Directors Talk About Their Craft
Watching two film directors play catch is not a guarantee of interest. Put Brett Ratner and Jean-Luc Godard in a field with a couple of mitts and a baseball, and things could get ugly fast.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Ethan Hawke, Kevin Smith, Jean-Luc Godard among new crop of directors sending films to Toronto
Documentaries by actor-turned-director Ethan Hawke, legendary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman and "The Act of Killing" director Joshua Oppenheimer are among the films added to the lineup of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, TIFF organizers announced on Tuesday.