The Film Stage

The Best Films of 2020 (So Far)

A year like no other in film history, 2020 has seen numerous releases and productions delayed, along with worlds of exhibition and distribution needing to reth...

Our 100 Most-Anticipated Films of 2020

After highlighting 40 films that we can guarantee are worth seeing this year and 30 films we hope will get U.S. distribution, it's time we venture in...

The Best Undistributed Films of 2019

After highlighting the most overlooked films of 2019 with our 50 favorite movies that made less than $100K at the U.S. box office, today we're putting a spotli...

The Best Cinematography of 2019

"A cinematographer is a visual psychiatrist–moving an audience through a movie making them think the way you want them to think, painting pictures in the dark,...

The Film Stage’s Top 50 Films of 2019

For our most comprehensive year-end feature, we're providing a cumulative look at The Film Stage's favorite films of 2019. We've asked our contributors to...

The 50 Most Overlooked Films of 2019

There are a multitude of reasons why any film may get unfairly overlooked. It could be a lack of marketing resources to provide a substantial push, or, du...