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  • 37 Seconds
  • 37 Seconds

    Those tired of the incessant stream of sequels, reboots, and adaptations can look no further than 37 Seconds, a profoundly unique hidden gem from Japanese filmmaker Hikari. more...
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  • Un Film Dramatique
  • Un Film Dramatique

    “For real,” begins one of the young subjects—or, more accurately, one of the young participants—in Paris-based artist-filmmaker Eric Baudelaire’s convivial and poignant documentary . . . more...
  • Summer of 85
  • Summer of 85

    During a Q&A session last year, French director François Ozon discussed what it meant to him as a teenager in 1985 to discover Aidan Chambers’s Dance On My Grave, a young adult novel of same-sex desire set in an Essex beach town. more...
  • The Hill of Freedom
  • The Hill of Freedom

    At the start of this epistolary 2014 film by South Korean writer-director Hong Sang-soo—the prolific auteur’s 16th feature⁠—a sickly Korean woman drops a pile of letters written by her Japanese ex-boyfriend; the film then takes the form of a disorganized series of vignettes as she reads through them, making this a more literal representation of the emotional dislocation that tinges much of Hong’s work. more...
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  • Wild Mountain Thyme
  • Wild Mountain Thyme

    If you are going to make a movie about an elderly Irish farmer who thinks his unmarried son Anthony (Jamie Dornan) is too weird to take good care of the land for him when he dies, that farmer had better be Christopher Walken. more...
  • The Old Guard
  • The Old Guard (R)

    With this adaptation of Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez’s graphic novel The Old Guard (which was scripted by Rucka), director Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball, Beyond the Lights) delivers a big-budget comic book movie that’s both entertaining and affecting. more...