First-time filmmakers take on the silver screen
We're not sure about you, but we're not looking forward to watching the Winter Olympics, so rather than be glued to the tube, here's what's going on this weekend. Two great art openings are happening tonight, including Elisa Kreisinger's "Framed" at Kianga Ellis Projects, as well as Derek Rippe's "M ... More >>
The band closes the book on their legacy
Musical chairs with nuns and a Jew.
Sahoko Yui In the week Rush Limbaugh called us "some magazine," we invited our friend Status Ain't Hood back for a day. Oh, and right: Congrats Tom! Interviews: Wavves' Nathan Williams on drugs and the beach, Albert Maysles on HBO's new Grey Gardens, Ian Svenonius on Kanye West and his new band, C ... More >>
"I judge what we did in the film, what's done in the musical and in the fiction film--I judge all of this in terms of whether the two women would like each one of these things, and I think they would in each case." Iconic 82-year-old filmmaker Albert Maysles is having a good month. HBO's fictiona ... More >>
Plus Film Forum celebrates Italian screen icon Alberto Sordi
Writer's cramp? No, a nonstop stream of diary during the Oscars telecast.
25 movies that intrigued, annoyed, and greatly pleased our fest-happy critics
Spotlight on the Brothers Quay at Film Forum
Maysles focuses on turning Harlem kids into auteurs
One doc series, two months, 23 critics, war, grizzlies, and the Dixie Chicks
Talking with Albert Maysles, co-creator of the first feature documentary
Truth, 24 times per second: Twin firebrands of American vérité get well-deserved retro
Some don't like it hot: Narcissism and celebrity at a doc fest
DVD Commentary, You Stole My Gal