Today's Special (2009)
Directed by: David KaplanStarring: Aasif Mandvi, Naseeruddin Shah, Jess Weixler, Madhur Jaffrey, Harish PatelWritten by: Aasif Mandvi, based on his off-Broadway play, "Sakina's Restaurant"Run Time: 99 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated
Assif Mandvi ("The Daily ...
Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould
Directed by Michèle Hozer and Peter RaymontRun Time: 109 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated
Artists are among the most difficult subjects for filmmakers, whether in documentary or fiction films. Who ...
A Documentary by Pamela RobertsWritten by Eugene Carr and Edwin Dobb
Pamela Roberts' careful "Butte, America" is an ode to the Old West. As a documentary it's a very effective requiem to that lost ...
Muhammed at the Apartheid Wall in "Shooting Muhammed"
18 Films from The Arab Film Festival
October 14-24, 2010www.arabfilmfestival.org
Time weighs on all of us, and it's the business of art to make our heavy labors light. One can't ...
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2010)
Directed by: Daniel AlfredsonStarring: Noomi Rapace, Michael Nyqvist, Annika Hallin, Lena Endre, Per OscarssonScreenplay by: Ulf Rydberg, based on the novel by Stieg LarssonRun Time: 148 minutesIn Swedish with English ...
Director: Olivier AssayasWriters: Olivier Assayas, Dan FranckActor: Edgar RamirezLanguage: French, German, English, Spanish, ArabicRunning Time: 330 minutes
As I sat watching the five-and-a-half-hour long Carlos, the biopic about lesser-known 70s pro-Palestinian-Che loving international terrorist Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, aka ...
Paul Volcker, whisky in hand, sits for an interview in "Inside Job."
Inside Job (2010)
Written and directed by Charles FergusonRun Time: 108 minutesMPAA Rating: PG-13
(See video preview below.)
Inside Job is an excoriating indictment of the investment ...
Scene from Jay Rosenblatt's The Darkness of DayJay Rosenblatt Retrospective at MoMAFor the next week, the Museum of Modern Art in New York will feature the works of Jay Rosenblatt, a most unusual and intriguing filmmaker with a style ...
Gemma Jones (left) and Naomi Watts in Woody Allen's You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
Written and directed by Woody AllenStarring: Gemma Jones, Naomi Watts, Lucy Punch, Pauline Collins, ...
Stonewall Uprising (2010)
Documentary by Kate Davis and David HeilbronnerMPAA rating: (not rated)Run Time: 82 minutes
Photo credit: Betty Lane
Two acclaimed documentaries, Before Stonewall (1984) and After Stonewall (1999), bracket the seminal event itself, and Stonewall (1995), ...