CriterionCast

Joshua Reviews Tom Surgal’s Fire Music [Theatrical Review]

This new documentary looks at the history of the Free Jazz movement and how it resonates to this very day.

Toronto International Film Festival 2021: Dispatch One

From an afrofuturist musical to a coming of age discovery, we take a look at the first few days of TIFF 2021.

Criterion Now – Episode 131 – A Conversation with Imogen Sara Smith

Imogen Sara Smith joins to talk about noir, especially international noir, and other topics.

Criterion Reflections – Episode 104 – Massimo Dallamano’s What Have You Done to Solange?

Listen in as David makes his tentative entry into the seductive and traumatizing milieu of giallo cinema, ushered in by guests much more experienced in this realm.

Criterion Now – Episode 130 – November Announcements, 4K, Impact to DVD

Both of Aaron's co-hosts ever, Jill Blake and Mark Hurne, together on a podcast with a lot to talk about.

Joshua Reviews Matias Pineiro’s Isabella [Theatrical Review]

Pineiro's latest is another entrancing riff on the works of William Shakespeare, this time with a touch of emotionally shattering color theory thrown in for good measure.

Fantasia International Film Festival 2021: Dispatch Three

This final dispatch finds us heading to Fantasia's retrospective sidebar, as well as diving into one of the festival's most exciting horror discoveries.

September 2021 Programming on the Criterion Channel Announced

For September, the Channel will feature films from Laura Poitras, Billy Wilder, Aki Kaurismäki, and more!

Criterion Channel Surfing, Episode 47: August 2021 New and Expiring Titles

Josh is joined by film critic Josh Brunsting to discuss the Criterion Channel’s new and expiring titles for the month of August.