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Wednesday, January 27th, 2021  

The Human Voice [NYFF 2020]

Studio: Sony Pictures Classics
Directed by Pedro Almodóvar

Sep 24, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

At a brief 30 minutes, The Human Voice packs a punch. More


Studio: Focus Features
Directed by Miranda July

Sep 23, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Daughter of an oddball family of scammers is curious about her role as the child within the strange trio, becoming increasingly desperate for an elusive normality. More

The Monopoly of Violence [NYFF 2020]

Studio: Le Bureau
Directed by David Dufresne

Sep 21, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

In The Monopoly of Violence, French author and director David Dufresne crafts a documentary that explores the question: how much power are police allotted, and what does that mean for common citizens? More

Lovers Rock [NYFF 2020]

Studio: Amazon Studios/BBC
Directed by Steve McQueen

Sep 18, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

A love story at its core, Lovers Rock is an engrossing journey into exploring a culture through music, dialogue, and relationships. More


Studio: Screen Media Films
Directed by Roger Michell

Sep 17, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Blackbird’s greatest success is the consistent, emotional tone that it sets right from the film’s opening. More


Studio: Music Box Films
Directed by Justine Triet

Sep 10, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Justine Triet’s delicious drama about a therapist and her tricky patient/ doctor relationship with a young actor is a delightful tonic. More

Feels Good Man

Studio: Ready Fictions
Directed by Arthur Jones

Sep 04, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Feels Good Man never plays like a conventional documentary. The story almost seems too crazy to be true.  More

Creem: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine

Studio: Greenwich Entertainment
Directed by Scott Crawford

Aug 31, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

Creem was a beloved monthly must-read. More

I’m Thinking of Ending Things

Studio: Netflix
Directed by Charlie Kaufman

Aug 27, 2020 Cinema Web Exclusive

I’m Thinking of Ending Things demands a lot of patience.  More