‘Bitte, nicht Hollywood’: The Berlin School invades New York’s MOMA

Today through Dec. 6th in New York City: MOMA pays tribute to the recent wave of German indies known as "the Berlin School" — cosmopolitan, coolly cerebral movies that will reward adventurous film lovers. Many of the directors will be appearing in person at the screenings. Read more [...]

‘The Robber’: Can a movie with great chase scenes also be manic-depressive?

Inspired by a true story, The Robber has remarkable chase scenes shot in long, unbroken takes — yet they're almost like a sight gag: the bank robber here is a championship runner who can leave any cop in the dust. Read more [...]