The crew of Fake Famous generated followers for aspiring Instagram celebs, demonstrating the artifice of internet success.
The fact-and-fiction-bending documentary Crestone is an offbeat look at friendship and creativity.
The World to Come distinguishes itself from the recent spate of historical queer romances with poetic dialogue and a dreamy tone.
In chronicling the Rock Against Racism movement of the ’70s, White Riot sounds a warning for our own times.
In Hungary’s Oscar submission Preparations to be Together for an Unknown Period of Time, a woman is thrown into turmoil when the man she loves apparently doesn’t recognize her.
The Reason I Jump immerses viewers in the experiences of those on the spectrum.
In To the Ends of the Earth, Kiyoshi Kurosawa uses the techniques of horror movies to depict the alienation of being a tourist.
Finding Yingying avoids exploiting a young woman’s abduction and murder by handling her case with compassion and delicacy.
The Danish dramedy film Another Round is a dark but very funny movie about alcoholism.
The gorgeous Irish animated feature Wolfwalkers is perfect holiday family viewing.
This year’s second documentary about the Saudi Arabian journalist, The Dissident focuses more on his life story.
Canvas shows how art can connect different generations.