Calgary Underground 2024: Curtain Raiser

The Calgary Underground Film Festival (CUFF) opens its 21st edition today, and runs until April 28th.  Western Canada's largest showcase of genre film, offbeat documentaries, and industry events is housed in the two-screen (stacked on top of one another) Globe Cinema in the...

THE BEAST Review: Lovers Beset By a Sense of Doom

Léa Seydoux and George MacKay star in a film by director Bertrand Bonello.

Rendez-Vous with French Cinema 2024: Preview

Taking place from February 29 through March 10, this popular annual festival showcases the verve, creativity, and depth of contemporary French cinema in a variety of genres. This year's opening night film is the critical and box office hit The...

SILVER HAZE Review: Resonating Emotionally, Beyond Smoke Screens

Dutch director Sacha Polak teams up again with Vicky Knight, a British actress and a star of her previous film Dirty God, in her new film Silver Haze, which premiered in the Panorama section at last year's Berlinale. Knight, who...

The Novelist's Films: Cinema of Nuri Bilge Ceylan

If Ceylan's previous films gave you the impression that he's making wordy filmed plays in a spectacular setting, 'About Dry Grasses' will surprise you.


The film stops short at delivering a truly intense psychological survival horror.

ScreenAnarchy's Top 10 Films of 2023

Hello all of you readers, and the best wishes for 2024 from all of us here at ScreenAnarchy! One of those best wishes is that we hope you will all see many good films. May our enjoyment of cinema be...

EILEEN Review: Thomasin McKenzie Shines in Dark Sexual Tale

Thomasin McKenzie and Anne Hathaway star in William Oldroyd's psychosexual thriller.

SALTBURN Review: Titillation of Flesh, Nothing More

Emerald Fennell's new film stars Barry Keoghan, Jacob Elordi and Rosamund Pike.

DOC NYC 2023 Review: NEIRUD, Family Secrets Revealed

Fernanda Faya's documentary examines the surprising life of her beloved aunt, known to wrestling fans as the kimono-wearing, invincible Gorilla Woman.

New York 2023 Review: FERRARI, A Testament of Craftsmanship

Adam Driver, Shailene Woodley and Penelope Cruz star in director Michael Mann's new film.

New York 2023 Review: Native American's Flight in EUREKA

Eureka is always a fascinating watch with full of ideas swimming around your head long after you leave the theater.

New York 2023 Review: PICTURES OF GHOSTS, Ephemeral Nature of Our Lives

Brazilian director Mendonça Filho serves as our expert guide to his beloved city of Recife, combining his own experience and his love of cinema.

New York 2023 Review: THE BEAST, Hefty Ideas Swirl Around, Stylized to Perfection

Léa Seydoux and George Mackay star in director Bertrand Bonello's new film, my frontrunner for the best film of 2023.

New York 2023 Review: MUSIC, Eternal, Achingly Beautiful

Director Angela Schanelec's new film is based on a Greek tragedy.


The short film offers a rare glance into Jean-Luc Godard's process in constructing his essay films.

New York 2023 Review: IN WATER Is Out of Focus

Director Hong Sang-soo's latest film.

REMEMBERING EVERY NIGHT Review: Life's Hidden Pleasures

Kiyohara Yui's sophomore film stars Hyodo Kumi, Mikami Ai and Ohba Manami.

Hey New York! Jean Grémillon x2 4K Restoration at Metrograph

'Lady Killer' and 'The Strange Mister Victor,' beautifully restored in 4K, will have exclusive two-week theatrical runs.

PASSAGES Review: A Sexy, Bracing Depiction of Modern Relationships

Franz Rogowski, Ben Whishaw, and Adèle Exarchopoulos star in a new film by Ira Sachs.