Director/Producer: Katie DellamaggioreStarring five members of the chess club at I.S. 318, chess teacher/coach - Elizabeth Vicary, assistant principal/coach - John GalvinRun Time: 101 minutesMPAA rating: Rated PG
In the Williamsburg/Greenpoint section of Brooklyn, New ...
Holy Motors (2012)
Directed by: Leos CaraxStarring: Denis Lavant, Edith Scob, Kylie MinogueMPAA rating: Not RatedRun Time: 115 minutes
Denis Lavant as one of several characters in Leos Carax's "Holy Motors"
Like Terrence Malick and the late Stanley ...
Gael Garcia Bernal and Hani Furstenberg on vacation in Georgia
The Loneliest Planet
Written and directed by Julia LoktevStarring: Gael Garcia Bernal, Hani Furstenberg, Bidzina GujabidzeRun Time: 113 minutesMPAA rating: Unrated
The arresting sight of a nude Nica (Hani ...
Hello I Must Be Going
Directed by: Todd Louiso
Starring: Melanie Lynskey, Blythe Danner, John Rubinstein, Christopher Abbott
Written by: Sarah Koskoff
Run Time: 95 minutes
MPAA rating: Rated R
"Hello I Must Be Going" is not a ...
Berlin and Beyond Festival website
17th Annual Berlin & Beyond Festival
by Renata Polt
Back in the day—like, in the 1960s—movie-goers lined up to see the erotic Swedish sensation "I Am Curious Yellow" or the latest films by ...
Directed by Simon Yin
Starring: Linus Roache, Kenneth Tsang, Derek Ting, Richard Ng, Kathy Uyen
Screenplay by Derek Ting
Run time: 96 minutes
MPAA Rating: Not rated
“$upercapitalist” exposes the heady, fast-paced, amoral world of New ...
Al Jazeera footage of the horrors of the war in Gaza permeates "The War Around Us"
The War Around Us
A documentary directed by Abdallah OmeishRun Time: 75 minutes
"Passionate" is hardly the word that comes to mind ...
Will the real Nicholas Barclay please stand up?
The Imposter (2012)
Directed by Bart LaytonStarring: Adam O'Brian, Anna Ruben, Frederic Bourdin, Carey GibsonRun Time: 95 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R
This strange and intriguing documentary-style film is based on the ...
Farewell My Queen
Directed by: Benoît Jacquot Written by: Gilles Taurand and Benoît Jacquot, based on the novel by Chantal ThomasStarring: Léa Seydoux, Diane Kruger, Virginie LedoyenIn French with English subtitlesRun Time: 99 minutesMPAA rating: Rated R
Louise Brooks as Lulu in "Pandora's Box"
The San Francisco Silent Film Festival
The Castro Theater, San FranciscoJuly 12-15, 2012
by Renata Polt
The thing about silent films, as anyone who saw last year's Oscar-winning "The Artist" knows, ...