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Anya Taylor-Joy Reteams with ‘The Witch’ Director Robert Eggers for ‘Nosferatu’ Remake

The Witch’s Anya Taylor-Joy and Robert Eggers are reuniting for another tale of terror, with the actress set to star in Eggers’ remake of F. W. Murnau’s silent classic Nosferatu. Eggers, a production designer who rose to prominence with his acclaimed directorial debut The Witch (or The VVitch, if you want to be a jerk […]

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First Images of Saoirse Ronan in Greta Gerwig’s Directorial Debut ‘Lady Bird’

While she co-directed Nights and Weekends nearly a decade ago with Joe Swanberg, Greta Gerwig’s first solo outing as director will be arriving this fall. Picked up A24 for a release this November, Lady Bird follows a mother-daughter relationship starring Laurie Metcalf and Saoirse Ronan. Ahead of a release, the first images have now arrived, […]

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Stream Oneohtrix Point Never’s Full Score for ‘Good Time’

One of the most effective — and simply best — scores of the year thus far is for the Safdies’ Good Time, from Oneohtrix Point Never (aka Daniel Lopatin). A frenzied, pulsating work that consumes much of the film, it’s perfectly attuned with the non-stop energy of the crime drama. With the film hitting theaters today […]

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NYFF 2017 Main Slate Includes ‘Call Me By Your Name,’ ‘Zama,’ ‘Lady Bird,’ and More

Following their gala selections of Richard Linklater’s Last Flag Flying, Todd Haynes’ Wonderstruck, and Woody Allen’s Wonder Wheel, the New York Film Festival have now unveiled their full Main Slate. Their picks include Luca Guadagnino’s Call Me by Your Name, Lucrecia Martel’s Zama, Greta Gerwig’s debut Lady Bird, as well as the Palme d’Or-winning The Square and […]

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Todd Haynes to Direct Documentary on The Velvet Underground

Coming off the heels of the Cannes premiere of his new film Wonderstruck, which will be shown as the Centerpiece selection of this year’s New York Film Festival, Todd Haynes has announced that his next project will be a documentary on the legendary rock band The Velvet Underground. As reported on by Variety, Haynes, for […]

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First Look: TIFF 2017’s Platform Section Featuring ‘Euphoria,’ ‘The Death of Stalin,’ ‘Dark River,’ and More

One of the most compelling sections in the Toronto International Film Festival lineup is the recently-launched Platform sidebar. Showcasing original voices in contemporary cinema, last year’s slate including Bertrand Bonello’s Nocturama, William Oldroyd’s Lady Macbeth, Pablo Larrain’s Jackie, and Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight. They’ve now unveiled this year’s lineup, which includes some of our most-anticipated festival […]

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Watch: Robert Pattinson and the Safdies Discuss ‘Good Time’ in 45-Minute Talk

At a Film Comment Presents preview screening of the Safdie Brothers’ newest film Good Time at the Film Society of Lincoln Center, co-directors Josh and Benny Safdie, lead actor Robert Pattinson, and co-writer and co-editor Ronnie Bronstein sat down for a Q&A with Film Comment editor Nicholas Rapold. The resulting 45-minute conversation about the acclaimed […]

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Juliette Binoche and Olivier Assayas Reteam for “Full-Blown Comedy” ‘E-book’

At this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Juliette Binoche led a bit of a departure for Claire Denis with the romantic dramedy Let the Sunshine In (our review). It now looks like the actress will be doing the same with Olivier Assayas, who has announced his next film while at Locarno International Film Festival. Speaking to […]

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First Look at ‘Brawl in Cell Block 99’ and TIFF 2017’s Midnight Madness & Docs Lineup

Following an initial round of premieres and the announcement that Borg vs. McEnroe will open Toronto International Film Festival 2017, they’ve now announced their lineup for Midnight Madness and Documentaries. Leading the pack of our most-anticipated among midnight tiles is Brawl in Cell Block 99, which is S. Craig Zahler’s follow-up to Bone Tomahawk and […]

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Giveaway: Win ‘The Lovers,’ Starring Tracy Letts & Debra Winger, on Blu-ray

Arriving on Blu-ray this week is Azazel Jacobs’ The Lovers, featuring a pair of the year’s best performances, from Tracy Letts and Debra Winger. We’ve teamed with Lions Gate Home Entertainment to give away five (5) Blu-rays. See how to enter below and all entries must be received by 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, August 6th. To enter, do the first […]