Hou Hsiao-hsien's tale of a lonely mother and son takes flight
This year's Cannes Film Festival offered treasures from Russia, Mexico, Romania, and China
The same old auteurs, profound political films, and baffling Brits
While American critics script eulogies for foreign film, this year's festival at Cannes suggests that reports of its death are an exaggeration
In 1997, independence was not a status so much as a state of mind.
The New York Film Festival's new New Wave--and the industry's same old neglect.