Here are some cartoons outside the mainstream, from a mischievously psychosexual short to an allegory for post-WWII Europe.
The new film festival Prismatic Ground has put together a terrific inaugural online slate, featuring Lynne Sachs, Bill Morrison, Fox Maxy, and more.
After a successful run in 2020, the online repertory series My Sight is Lined with Visions returns for a full year of rotating programs.
A new book looks at a heady time in the 1960s, when avant-garde Japanese artists explored genre-blending intermedia and expanded cinema.
A new website dedicated to the pioneering Black filmmaker collates hundreds of valuable resources about his work.
Experimental director Simon Liu’s shorts seek “a new lexicon of approaches” to the city.
Among the shorts playing the 2020 New York Film Festival, those in the New York Stories block embody the spirit of a city erroneously declared dead, offering studies in movement and character.
Highlights included Ephraim Asili’s striking debut feature The Inheritance and Nicolás Pereda’s Fauna, an inventive story within a story.
After Civilization, a free, month-long film series presented by Maysles Documentary Center, explores broader questions of what if and what now.
My Sight is Lined with Visions presents films from the Asian American indie/arthouse wave of the ’90s. Hyperallergic talked to programmers Keisha Knight and Abby Sun about complicating ideas of cultural celebration.
This weekend, the collective COUSIN presents film by directors they’ve commissioned new work from, including Colectivo Los Ingrávidos, seth cardinal dodginghorse, and more.
Screening as part of Images Festival, Ayo Akingbade’s trilogy No News Today offers an incisive glimpse at the British Nigerian filmmaker’s hometown.