4 articles written by Tanner Stechnij
The Best Performance of 2016 Is Already Here
Jia Zhangke explores the human condition in 'Mountains May Depart' with a masterful performance from Zhao Tao.
Kanye West, Terrence Malick, and the Price of Auteurism
Terrence Malick and Kanye West's visions get lost because they are too consumed in their own art, that's the problem with auteurism.
A Long Way To Go: ‘Carol’ and The Oscars’ Aversion to Progressive Cinema
By not nominating 'Carol' in its two biggest categories, The Oscars show how the status quo still trumps quality.
Not Just An Indie Darling: Why Oscar Isaac is Hollywood’s Next Big Star
Oscar Isaac went from indie darling to major celebrity status is just a few years. Is he the next big movie star?