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Our Picks For Best Films of the Year

Top 10 Films of 2014

Top 10 Films of 2014

We’re not quite sure how to look at 2014, the year in film.  Though it has featured some well made and well-intentioned films, something about the year as a whole has felt a bit empty.  Perhaps this is a good thing as there are no clear award front runners (as of yet), and it is

Review: ‘The Double’

Directed by Richard Ayoade Written by Richard Ayoade, Avi Korine, Fyodor Dostoyevsky (novella) Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Wallace Shawn When we open on Simon James (Jesse Eisenberg) in Richard Ayoade’s magnificent new comedy/drama/fever dream, he’s sitting in a train, eyes closed, clutching a briefcase. His overlarge suit only accentuates his thin and vulnerable frame,

Support 35mm Short Film ‘Joseph’s Reel’ on Kickstarter

On a hot summer’s day, an elderly man named Joseph collapses on a country lane. He awakens, sat alone in front of a cinema screen, where he is greeted by the ‘Projectionist’. She tells him he has passed away, but has the chance to live one day of his life again before he rests. The only condition

Seven Official Selections for the 43rd edition of New Directors/New Films Announced

The Film Society of Lincoln Center and The Museum of Modern Art have announced seven official selections for the 2014 New Directors/New Films Festival, March 19–30, 2014. The 2014 edition marks the 43rd year of the festival, which is dedicated to the discovery of new works by emerging and dynamic filmmaking talent. Representing eleven countries from