Cinema’s thorny depictions of Israeli military action reflects the swift shift in Jewish identity around questions of oppression.
In the docuseries Pretend It’s a City, cultural commentator Fran Lebowitz leads a talking tour of the city.
A new retrospective at Anthology Film Archives presents the work of pioneering independent director and film essayist Mark Rappaport.
Adapted from Martha Batalha’s novel, Karim Aïnouz’s latest tells the twinned stories of sisters Eurídice and Guida by exploring the pocket of time in their lives before they stopped waiting on their dreams.
The film is far too derivative, far too wedded to juvenile mythology, and far too tentative to deserve its elevated profile.