Victoria & Abdul
There are multiple pleasures to be had by witnessing a powerful, still-vital woman finding unexpected late-life joy of the platonic variety.
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On the Ebert Filmmakers Tribute Lunch to Wim Wenders.
A report from San Diego Comic-Con 2017 about a panel featuring female directors.
A report on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's upcoming grants banquet on August 2nd.
Disney previewed their upcoming live-action features during this year's D23 Expo.
"Bad at Dancing" by Joanna Arnow; Frank talk from four female directors; David Schwimmer's #ThatsHarassment campaign; Directors reframing black history; Pulling Baltimore out of poverty.
An interview with writer/director Julie Dash about "Daughters of the Dust," on the occasion of the film's 25th anniversary.
Jessica Ritchey answers the Movie Love Questionnaire.
An interview with David Oyelowo, star and producer of Amma Asante's "A United Kingdom."
A recap of Sundance 2017 that focuses on five films not getting as much buzz as they deserve.
An interview with Raoul Peck, director of "I Am Not Your Negro."
An article about the 2016 Alliance of Women Film Journalists' EDA Award Winners.
Ava DuVernay shatters the glass ceiling; Best films of 2016; Team risks lives for elephants; Gary Sinise's "Of Mice and Men"; Barry Jenkins on "Moonlight."
The staff reveals their individual picks for the best films of 2016.
RogerEbert.com picks the best films of 2016.
An interview with actor André Holland about Barry Jenkins' "Moonlight," black masculinity, working on "The Knick" and more.
A recap of highlights of the 2016 New York Film Festival.
Matt writes: The latest honor for Steve James' acclaimed Roger Ebert documentary, "Life Itself," arrived on September 21st at the 37th annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards, where the film won an accolade for Outstanding Editing. Chaz Ebert provided her own in-depth coverage of the ceremony, which included a lifetime achievement award for trailblazing documentarian Stanley Nelson. "Life Itself" is currently available to stream for free until Friday, October 7th.
A TV review of OWN Network's new soap opera "Queen Sugar," created by Ava DuVernay and Oprah Winfrey.
The black film canon; Relevance of "Weiner"; Executive pay higher when women are on boards; Fate of female-driven Wall Street movie; Nate Moore puts Marvel in the black.
An updated look at the history of women in film from Carrie Rickey.
A piece on extending the conversation about diversity at the Oscars to include all minorities.
An interview with actor Stephan James of "Race."
An interview with director Charles Burnett.
A recap of the screenings and events at the 2015 Middleburg Film Festival.
A photo gallery of the 2015 TIFF Ebert Tribute Lunch honoring filmmaker Ava DuVernay.