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First-Time Filmmakers Captivate by Casting ‘The Worst Ones’

While on paper the movie may sound too meta and self-indulgent, it is anything but unengaging, especially with its appealing actors and sly humor, which is usually at the expense of filmmakers.

Via Kino Lorber

The Dardenne Brothers Offer Another Take on the Immigrant Experience

While ‘Tori and Lokita’ follows their tradition of quietly humane, realistically crafted, briskly plotted films, it is not as ambitious as the brothers’ 2014 drama ‘Two Days, One Night’ or as stirring as 2005’s ‘The Child.’

Via Sideshow and Janus Films

Yes, a Film About a Search for a Dead King’s Body Is, in Fact, Engrossing

That ‘The Lost King’ is more than it would appear on paper is thanks mainly to the work of its celebrated lead actress, Sally Hawkins, and to its distinguished director, Stephen Frears.

Via IFC Films

A Haunting Meditation on Memory and Reality, ‘Linoleum’ Defies Expectations

The work of David Lynch is a reference point for writer/director Colin West, with the movie’s lighting and sound effects mimicking the master director’s surreal techniques during certain key moments.

Via Shout! Studios

Was the Author of ‘Wuthering Heights’ Something of a 21st Century Hipster?

‘Emily’ strains to offer a vivid depiction, but no matter how strange and anxiety-ridden Emily Brontë may have been, it’s just too far-fetched to believe she would have indulged in an opiate and textual body art.

Via Bleecker Street

‘The Blue Caftan’: A Masterful Take on Delicate Subjects

Director Maryam Touzani has crafted a significant and empathetic movie about homosexuality, marriage, and illness within a predominantly Muslim country.

Via Strand Releasing
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