A Wrinkle in Time’s by and large cramped worlds never look like anything other than animated projections.
The filmmakers discusses her passion project and its possible impact on the current election cycle.
As with Selma, filmmaker Ava DuVernay has fashioned a work of pummeling and clear-eyed intelligence.
Ava DuVernay’s Selma paradoxically presents nonviolent civil rights protest as something akin to a military campaign.
What will make it essential for future generations isn’t mere flashpoint topicality, but the way it aligns an old struggle with a current one.