Film of the Week: “I Do Not Care If We Go Down in History as Barbarians”

Memory loss: Radu Jude's latest contends with the ways in which recreating the past can obscure history's meaning
Read Jonathan Romney’s review

Deep Focus: The Lion King

Been-there, sung-that: Jon Favreau's photorealistic remake is a lavish excuse to experience the beloved tale again, if not, alas, afresh
Read Michael Sragow’s column

The Film Comment Podcast: New Releases 2

Seeing red: guests Emily Yoshida and Devika Girish discuss The Farewell, Rojo, Ray & Liz, and The Art of Self-Defense
Listen to the conversation

Cinema With a Roof Over its Head

In this 1999 essay, Kent Jones makes a case for Hou Hsiao-hsien's “difficult” films of the ’90s
Read Kent Jones's Essay