Film of the Week: Widows

Role reversal: Steve McQueen goes mainstream for a slick, socially conscious thriller with a great cast—but which strains plausibility
Read Jonathan Romney’s column

The Film Comment Podcast: Ida Lupino

Dark tales: Ida Lupino pulled no punches in her one-of-a-kind directorial career, the subject of a new retrospective
Listen to the conversation

Festivals: Busan 2018

Back in the game: a mighty Asian film festival struggles with issues of identity, both on-screen and behind the scenes
Read April Wolfe's report

Interview: Zoe Kazan

O, pioneer: the actor talks about starring in Joel and Ethan Coen's The Ballad of Buster Scruggs and elucidates the nuances of their tragicomic style
Read Nicolas Rapold's interview