Our talk ranged from the personal to the political, her singular work to the cinema at large.
Here are 12 of our least favorite holiday songs, one for each day it took the three wise men to reach the baby Jesus.
There was plenty of merit to the connections being made at Los Cabos between filmmakers and audiences.
For all his humor, Beck is consistently thoughtful and earnest in building his checkered monuments.
Apted discusses his relationship to his subjects, and his own transformation over the years.
Our conversation led us into discussion about how far Mr. Rogers’s philosophy can extend into today’s world.
Johnson discusses his affinity for the whodunnit, his love of Agatha Christie, Star Wars, and more.
Haynes discusses how the film quietly continues some of his aesthetic trademarks and thematic concerns.
We took a look back through the singer's catalogue of hits and picked her 20 best singles to date.
We’re taking a look back at the song the Queen of Pop has perpetually made shiny and new.
Greenfield discusses how the film relates to her body of work and the warnings Americans ought to heed from it.
We’ve compiled the best feature-length adaptations of King’s work, excluding the mostly mediocre TV adaptations.
Richter discusses how he connects his classical schooling to one of his other early passions: outer space.
The film image opens a space for both a reckoning with the old and the creation of the new.
The good horror film insists on the humanity that’s inextinguishable even by severe atrocity.
At the very least, these 13 weird movies can hold your attention, and deliver decent chills, especially with a nice buzz and low expectations.
Lapid discusses how he sought to confront audiences with questions about belonging, nationalism, and identity.
These are the films from this millennium that have most shocked us by plumbing our deepest primordial terrors.
The Oscar-nominated actor brought a sense of honor and dignity to every role he played.
Finding the crux of a Pedro Almodóvar film is not unlike asking how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop.