March/April 2018 (print only)


Cover: Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther by Devika Girish

Features: Wong Kar Wai by Olivier Assayas
Armando Iannucci’s The Death of Stalin by Lauren Kaminsky
Helen Mirren by Ella Taylor
Agnieszka Holland’s Spoor by Amy Taubin
Bill Gunn’s Personal Problems by Howard Hampton
2017 box-office recap by Alberto Flores

Inspired: Lucrecia Martel on Zama

Release Me: RaMell Ross’s Hale County This Morning, This Evening by Nicolas Rapold

Directions: Lynne Ramsay interviewed by Jonathan Romney

Restoration Row: Yuzo Kawashima’s Elegant Beast by Max Nelson

Critics’ Choice: Critics rate and comment on new releases

Make it Real: Shirkers and Minding the Gap by Eric Hynes

Art and Craft: First Assistant Director Tim Bird

Playing Along: The decoupage of The Fall by Nick Pinkerton

Inside Stories: Gorogoa by Jeff Reichert

Finest Hour: Thomas Mitchell in Moontide (1942) by Sheila O'Malley

Off the Page: Evening Primrose (1966) by Michael Koresky

Currents: Yui Kiyohara’s Our House by Dan Sullivan, Cai Chengjie’s The Widowed Witch by Jordan Cronk, Johann Lurf’s Star by Jordan Cronk, Alexandre Koberidze’s Let the Summer Never Come Again by Daniel Witkin, Niles Atallah’s Rey by Nicolas Rapold

Festivals: Sundance by Amy Taubin

In Memoriam: Dan Talbot of The New Yorker Cinema by Kent Jones

Reviews: Ismael’s Ghosts by Yonca Talu, Lean on Pete by Chloe Lizotte, The Workshop by Nick Davis, You Were Never Really Here by Gina Telaroli

Short Takes: Isle of Dogs by Steven Mears, Red Sparrow by Nicolas Rapold, The Rider by Teo Bugbee, The Endless by April Wolfe, Werewolf by Nick Pinkerton

Home Movies: Lois Weber’s The Dumb Girl of Portici and Shoes by Violet Lucca, Kon Ichikawa’s An Actor’s Revenge by James Widdicombe, Stefan Ruzowitzky’s Cold Hell by Laura Kern, John Murray Anderson’s King of Jazz by R. Emmet Sweeney, William Castle’s The Night Walker by Rooney Elmi, Stanley Kramer’s Not as a Stranger by Sheila O’Malley, Ralph Nelson’s The Wilby Conspiracy by Nicolas Rapold, Filmatique streaming service by Jonathan Romney, Wish List: The Music of Chance by Laura Kern

Readings: Sisters in the Life: A History of Out African American Lesbian Media-Making edited by Yvonne Welbon and Alexandra Juhasz, reviewed by Nick Davis; William Faulkner at Twentieth Century-Fox: The Annotated Screenplays edited by Sarah Gleeson-White, reviewed by Nick Pinkerton; Everybody Sing!: Community Singing in the American Picture Palace by Esther M. Morgan-Ellis, reviewed by Ina Archer

Graphic Detail: Jonathan Burton by Adrian Curry

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