France

Titane Director Julia Ducournau on Creating 2021’s Most Shocking Film

No filmmaker working today makes movies quite like Julia Ducournau. The writer-director’s critically acclaimed feature debut Raw is a lurid coming-of-age story that uses cannibalism as its central metaphor. Raw’s stylish visuals and cannibalistic violence may grab your attention, but it’s the film’s singular perspective and resonant themes that add bite. Ducournau’s flamboyant follow-up, Titane, […]

By the Grace of God Review

By the Grace of God, the latest work from French auteur François Ozon, is both a scathing commentary and a tale of bravery and compassion set against the backdrop of abuse in the Catholic church.

Everybody Knows Review

Director Asghar Farhadi's riveting drama is a moral fable disguised as a potboiler that pulls the strings on a deceptively familiar premise.