Interview: Claire Simon

Back to school: Simon's first U.S. release The Competition opens February 22 at Metrograph in New York
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Film of the Week: Varda par Agnès

Mirror image: the latest from the irrepressible filmmaker isn’t exactly a self-portrait, but a set of discursive and contemplative footnotes to her work and life
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The Film Comment Podcast: The Rep Report #5

Love is in the air: a tender look at Anthology's Valentine's Day series, a Jeff Goldblum retrospective, and other choice offerings
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Queer & Now & Then: 1983

Even beyond its female, queer Jewishness, there’s something about Yentl that made people uncomfortable: Streisand’s chutzpah
Read Michael Koresky’s column