Jafar Panahi

  • Movies

    March 13, 2013

    Kiarostami in Exile

    The great Iranian director lost a home but gained a planet

  • Movies

    December 19, 2012

    2012 Film Critics' Poll

    The critics' picks from best film to best performers

  • News

    April 15, 2009

    MSPIFF: Reviews of the rest

    Il Divo glitters among duller bulbs like The Girl From Monaco, Just Another Love Story

  • Movies

    May 9, 2007


    Iranian director scores with sports movie as social commentary

  • News

    January 5, 2005

    We Heart Huckabees!

    The Everything Movie lands on all four of our film critics' top 10 lists

  • Movies

    October 22, 2003

    Get Me Gwyneth

    How to remake the New York Film Festival's arthouse esoterica for the midwestern megaplex

  • Movies

    June 27, 2001

    Round and Round

    Jafar Panahi's The Circle is a vicious one

  • Arts

    January 3, 2001

    The Year in Film

    What you see is (not) what you get: Twelve months of well-screened duds and rarely viewed wonders

  • Arts

    October 11, 2000

    Escape to New York

    After a summer full of multiplex fodder, the New York Film Festival provides an unpretentious showcase for arty cinema