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Joshua Reviews Peter Strickland’s Flux Gourmet [Theatrical Review]

Peter Strickland's latest Euro-horror-comedy is one of the year's best and most enjoyable pictures.

BAMcinemaFest 2022 [Film Festival Dispatch]

Festival runs June 23-30.

Criterion Reflections – Episode 121 – Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

David and guests discuss Fassbinder's emotionally intense and visually compelling chamber piece, exquisitely crafted and impeccably performed, a superb artistic achievement for everyone involved.

Five Films To See From Tribeca 2022 [Film Festival Dispatch]

Here are five films from this year's lineup that are worth hunting down.

Joshua Reviews Bertrand Mandico’s After Blue [Theatrical Review]

Director Bertrand Mandico returns with another surreal, psychedelic genre-bending gem.

Criterion Reflections – Episode 120 – Larry Hagman’s Beware! The Blob

David and guests discuss this mixed bag of schlock comedy, drippy sci-fi, goopy horror and vintage early 70s kitsch. Don't say we didn't warn you!

June 2022 Programming on the Criterion Channel Announced

For June, the Channel will feature films from Billy Wilder, Terence Davies, Fronza Woods, and more!

Criterion Reflections – Episode 119 – Gordon Parks’ Shaft’s Big Score!

David and guests talk about the second installment in the SHAFT franchise and also discuss TOP OF THE HEAP, both currently featured in the Criterion Channel's "Beyond Blaxploitation" bundle.

Criterion Now – Episode 144 – July 2022 Announcements, David Lynch, Truffaut

Jill and Aaron get into June announcements, a lot of David Lynch news, and speculate about Fran├žois Truffaut.

Five Films To See From Prismatic Ground 2022 [Film Festival Dispatch]

This year's series runs May 4-8, and these are five must see features/shorts from the impressive lineup.