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Founded in 1962 and originally released as a quarterly, Film Comment features reviews and analysis of mainstream, art-house, and avant-garde filmmaking from around the world.

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Fall 1968

Roman Polanski, Jerzy Skolimowski, a tribute to Boris Barnet, building Soviet movie theaters, Serge Parajanov on Shadows of our Forgotten Ancestors, Evelyn Gerstein on Ivan the Terrible, Czechoslovakian cinema, Istvan Szabo interview

Summer 1968

Extensive Satyajit Ray interview, The Face of a Genius, experimental film, the history of the National Legion of Decency, a debate on the controversial Catholic school documentary Every Seventh Child