June 2017

10/10: Andrew Rossi

The director of Bronx Gothic and Page One: Inside the New York Times shares his favorite films from the last ten years.

May 2017

10/10: Benjamin Crotty

The director of Fort Buchanan shares ten films released in the last ten years that left a strong impression.

April 2017

10/10: Feras Fayyad

The director of Last Men in Aleppo, winner of the Grand Jury Documentary prize at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, shares ten films that have influenced him and his work.

January 2017

10/10: Eduardo Williams

The director of The Human Surge shares his ten favorite films from the last ten years (with some exceptions).

December 2016

10/10: Oliver Laxe

The director of Mimosas shares his ten eleven favorite films from the last ten years.

On Set: Joaquim Pinto on working with Raul Ruiz (pt.2)

In this second installment of on set recollections, Joaquim Pinto discusses adapting his methods to Ruiz's working style.

On Set: Joaquim Pinto on working with Manoel de Oliveira (pt.1)

The director of What Now? Remind Me reflects on his time as a sound engineer with the filmmaker Manoel de Oliveira.

November 2016

10/10: Pietro Marcello

A great admirer of Russian and Eastern European cinema, the director of Lost and Beautiful shares his all time favorites.

10/10: Jean-Marie Straub

Together with his late wife and partner Danièle Huillet, Jean-Marie Straub created a rigorous, singular and indelible cinema. These are some of his favorite films.

October 2016

Single Take: Charlie Lyne on “Love and Other Drugs”

The director of Beyond Clueless and Fear Itself on how the Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway starrer changed his relationship to cinema.

Short Film: “Kwaku Ananse” by Akosua Adoma Owusu

A spellbinding short film combining West African folklore (the story of a being that is part man and part spider) with semi-autobiographical elements.

10/10: Zhao Liang

The director of Behemoth and Petition, the 2009 Cannes documentary banned by the Chinese government, shares his ten favorite films.

September 2016

10/10: Deborah Stratman

The director of The Illinois Parables and O'er The Land shares her ten eleven favorite films from the last ten years.

August 2016

Single Take: Alex Ross Perry on “Kate Plays Christine”

The director of Listen Up Philip and Queen of Earth considers the Sundance winning documentary Kate Plays Christine from Robert Greene, a friend, and editor of his films.

10/10: Mauro Herce

The director of Dead Slow Ahead and cinematographer of Cannes Critics' Week winner Mimosas shares his ten favorite films from the last ten years.

July 2016

10/10: Terence Nance

The director of An Oversimplification of Her Beauty lists his ten favorite films from the last ten years.

June 2016

Letters: Robert Frank

Four short letters from the famed photographer/filmmaker, compiled by Laura Israel, written in 1969 New York City, read (potentially) by Christopher Walken.

10/10: Robert Greene

The director of Kate Plays Christine and Actress lists his ten favorite documentaries from the last ten years.

10/10: José Luis Guerín

The director of In the City of Silvia and the upcoming Academy of Muses lists his ten favorite films from the last ten years.

Single Take: Dan Sallitt on “The Girl in the Rumor”

The director of The Unspeakable Act considers, perhaps, Mikio Naruse's darkest film, the 1935 masterwork The Girl in the Rumor.