Netflix has released “The Other Side of the Wind,” a film Orson Welles would not necessarily have wanted you to see.
FilmStruck has only itself to blame for its failures, despite its passion and quality.
5 documentaries screening at the 31st International Documentary Filmfestival Amsterdam you need to know about.
Laura Mulvey is celebrated as one of the most important film thinkers of all time. She believes that cinema offers a number of possible pleasures, one of them being scopophilia, “in which looking itself is a source of pleasure,” and in cinema’s ability to develop scopophilia “in its narcissistic aspect” by constructing an ideal image…
What is a film movement? What is a film genre? Janey Place writes that a film movement occurs “in specific historical periods of national stress and focus of energy,” whereas genre “[exists] through time.” For example, Place identified film noir as a film movement. Melodrama, on the other hand, is far more problematic. I have…
Considering the role of the femme fatale in classic American film noirs.
Am I totally asleep, on the brink of a revolution? When was the last time I looked into someone’s eyes and bared my soul?