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A Straub-Huillet Companion: “From the Clouds to the Resistance”

Straub-Huillet’s first adaptation—perhaps inspired by Italo Calvino—of Italian novelist, poet, and translator Cesare Pavese.

The Best of Contemporary Japanese Cinema at Japan Cuts 2019

The 13th edition of the festival features emerging Japanese filmmakers, as well as cult classics by Makoto Tezuka and Shinya Tsukamoto.

Rushes: Gerwig-Baumbach’s “Barbie,” Andrea Arnold vs. HBO, Reagan-Era Movies

This week’s essential news, articles, sounds, videos and more from the film world.

Locarno 2019. Lineup

The lineup for the 2019 festival has been revealed, including new films by Pedro Costa, Ulrich Köhler, Anocha Suwichakornpong, and others.

Jim Jarmusch: Ludlow Drifter

Reflections on the quintessential New York indie filmmaker.

Moviegoing Memories: Carlos Reygadas

The director of “Our Time” tells us about his favorite cinema and the one film he would most like to see on the big screen.

The Ecstasy of Touch: Close-Up on Ali Abbasi’s “Border”

Ali Abbasi’s remarkable film about two strange outsiders finding one another is an unclassifiable fable of otherness.

Juliette Binoche: The Woman with a Thousand Faces

A look across the beguiling career of the most celebrated contemporary French actresses, the subject of a MUBI retrospective.

Video Sundays: Gems of the Public Domain—William Dickson’s “Dickson Experimental Sound Film”

Recommended viewing: the first film made with live audio (from 1894-1895!), one of many gems scattered across the public domain.

Movie Poster of the Week: Giallo Restorations at the Quad

A collection of lurid and baroque posters for a new series of restored Italian slashers.

“Neon Genesis Evangelion,” Episodes 13–16: There’s Something Wrong with Rei Ayanami

The fourth in a series of essays covering Hideaki Anno’s landmark mecha-anime, which is finally globally available through streaming.

Fable of a Mutilated Childhood: Close-Up Julio Hernández Cordon’s “Buy Me a Gun”

The drug trafficking crisis is re-imagined in this magical-realist fable where a young girl must disguise herself as a boy to survive.