Venice And Telluride Updates: The Best And Worst Of The 2021 Festival Scene

Venice And Telluride Updates: The Best And Worst Of The 2021 Festival Scene

The refrain I’ve been hearing for a few weeks now from festival insiders and fellow critics is that this was going to be the most stacked festival season in recent memory. This shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise, considering how many big...

2020 Telluride Film Festival Lineup Includes ‘Belfast,’ ‘Spencer,’ And More

2020 Telluride Film Festival Lineup Includes ‘Belfast,’ ‘Spencer,’ And More

The Telluride Film Festival still remains one of the most important events of the year, when it comes to foreseeing the rest of the cinematic year. Even with last year’s pandemic cancellation, they still managed to make the right call, with...

The Definitive Ranking Of Pixar Films: A Wednesday Listicle

The Definitive Ranking Of Pixar Films: A Wednesday Listicle

Recently on social media, I hinted at the prospect of an entire month (give or take) cultivating lists focused around a specific genre, building up to one of my long-overdue “All-Time Greats” lists. In my pitch, I mentioned a month focused on...

The Fall Festivals: Unveiling The Lineups For Venice And Toronto

The Fall Festivals: Unveiling The Lineups For Venice And Toronto

This week, we begin one of the most important periods of the awards race: the Fall Festivals. Over the course of about three weeks, critics and Hollywood bigwigs will descend upon Venice, Toronto, and Telluride in order to get their first looks...