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Okja | Cannes 2017

The only film in the Cannes competition in which the visual flash on screen matched the chaotic excitement of the red carpet gauntlet. Director Bong Joon-ho gives the audience a show.

My Journey Through French Cinema

The college film course you wish you had taken. There are enough hors d’oeuvres here to whet the appetites of Francophiles and fans of film noir.

The Big Sick

A romantic comedy with a singular premise, starring Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, and Ray Romano.

The Bad Batch

Grungy, trippy and very, very dangerous, this desert dystopia is seductive and deadly in equal terms and a cross between Mad Max and Antonioni.

Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan

At 47, a star ballerina faces the end game, retirement

Maudie

Sally Hawkins stars as Nova Scotian folk artist Maud Lewis. Born with rheumatoid arthritis, she became one of the most cherished artists in Canadian history.

The Blood Is at the Doorstep

A fiery exploration of one family’s quest for justice.

Dawson City: Frozen Time

Mining the Klondike Gold Rush for a treasure trove of stories and silent cinema.

Moka

A mother becomes determined to find, and kill, those responsible for the death of her son.

Beatriz at Dinner/Sami Blood

Two movies take on the concept of privilege from the outsider’s point of view in very different ways and epochs.