Schrader: Cat People (1982)

April 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

No director quite captured the spirit of the 80s like Paul Schrader. While the decade is often associated with excess, extravagance and high camp, underneath it all was a [...]

Boyle: Steve Jobs (2015)

April 1, 2016 // 2 Comments

As the second biopic about Steve Jobs in as many years, it’s inevitable that Steve Jobs should play out as a conscious revision of the Apple mythology promulgated by [...]

Audiard: Dheepan (2015)

March 26, 2016 // 0 Comments

From a distance, Jacques Audiard’s Palme d’Or-winning film looks like social realism. For one thing, it’s a film about immigration – in this case, from Sri Lanka to [...]