Danielle Deadwyler imbues #TILL with an energy that echoes the resilience of Mamie Till-Mobley in every frame. The score & sound editing in this film are brilliantly utilized by director Chinonye Chukwu as she honors the Till legacy without ever indulging white brutality.
With each new film, Hong Sang-soo’s work becomes more subtextual, more fraught, even funnier. His latest, WALK UP, has its U.S. premiere tomorrow @TheNYFF. #NYFF60 https://www.slantmagazine.com/film/walk-up-review-hong-sang-soo/
DESCENDANT, Margaret Brown’s intricately drawn film, tells an urgent tale of community revitalization, environmental action & racial justice. Listen to NYFF Executive Director @eug introduce the film, which plays today (standby), tomorrow (w/ Q&A) & Thur.: https://www.filmlinc.org/tix