‘Always Shine’ Director Sophia Takal Talks Feeling Competitive and Struggling with Perceptions of Femininity
"That's why we used a lot of alienation and breaking of the fourth wall techniques, too, to remind people it's not just actors who perform. It's all of us who perform in our everyday lives and are choosing to...
‘Win!’ Documentarian Justin Webster on Bringing Vérité-Style Filmmaking to NYCFC’s Founding
Director Justin Webster talks about getting access to world-renowned superstars like David Villa and Frank Lampard and the challenge of vérité-style documentary filmmaking.
Sharon Horgan talks Rom-Com on TV vs Film and the Hopeful Tone of ‘Catastrophe’
Sharon Horgan discusses the advantage television has when developing romantic comedies and the importance of making a show that was more than just gags.
Filmmaker Sophie Goodhart on Her 10+ Year Wait to Make ‘My Blind Brother’
Sophie Goodhart discusses the long path to production for her debut, spending her option money too quickly, and the benefits of working with longtime friends like Nick Kroll, Adam Scott, and Jenny Slate.
‘Between Us’ Filmmaker Rafael Palacio Illingworth Talks Vulnerability and Novelty
Rafael Palacio Illingworth discusses the real-life spat that inspired the movie, what types of questions he peppered the actors with prior to casting, and more.
Jeremy Saulnier and Anton Yelchin Talk ‘Green Room’
Green Room is sure to go down as the most overwhelmingly intense movie of 2016, and unless another filmmaker can match Jeremy Saulnier’s knack for suspense, violence, and pulling the rawest performances out of his actors possible, it’ll reign as genre-movie...
No Men Beyond This Point
A mockumentary about a world where men no longer have a purpose is entertaining, even when it's uneven.
‘Nerdland’ Filmmakers Chris Prynoski and Andrew Kevin Walker talk Fame and Sweaty-Palmed Desperation
Andrew Kevin Walker and Chris Prynoski discuss Nerdland's nihilistic vision of modern society and their shared appreciation for improv in moderation.
Rebirth (Tribeca Review)
A strong ensemble cast helps offset the copycat nature of this psychological thriller.
Nerdland (Tribeca Review)
Patton Oswalt and Paul Rudd voice an inept pair of Hollywood star wannabees that get in over their heads on an all-out quest for fame.
The Jungle Book
A spectacular coming-of-age adventure with digital artistry to die for.
Jeffrey Brown and Susmita Mukerjee Talk ‘Sold,’ Putting a Stop to Child Trafficking
Sold, an adaptation of the Patricia McCormick novel of the same name, follows a Nepalese girl named Lakshmi (Niyar Saikia) who falls into a world of sex trafficking and abuse when she travels to India. She’s imprisoned in a...
Above and Below
This doc about people living on society's fringe offers little beyond its gorgeous visuals.
The Measure Of A Man (NYFF 2015)
The Measure Of A Man is one of the most depressing films of the year, featuring a brilliant performance by Vincent Lindon.
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.