News and Features
Fox’s Empire made TV-ratings history by letting a black woman be her multidimensional self.
A win for the Edward Snowden documentary is a win for democracy.
Jean-Luc Godard is still brooding on the end of cinema while imagining its future incarnation.
Khirbet Khizeh is a study in ambiguity of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.
Missed American Sniper? That’s okay—you’ve probably already seen it.
Clint Eastwood’s shoot ’em up is remorseless, racist fantasy.
Danny Cooke’s Postcards from Pripyat, Chernobyl summons a lost history of familiar and alien dreams.
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