Jesse Hawthorne Ficks
Ficks' Picks at the lively 2017 Sundance Film Festival, part one
From 'The Handmaiden' to 'The Love Witch,' 'Cafe Society' to 'Ixcanul,' our esteemed critic picks some surprising top flicks.
From 'Certain Women' to 'The Handmaiden,' 'Loving' to 'La La Land' -- we revisit the best of the 2016 Mill Valley Film Fest.
Sensational Netflix series brims with deep references and numerological underpinnings.
From kiki voguers to indie-hero Film Hawks (and of course a splash of vintage Madonna), the world's largest LGBTQ film fest dazzles.
Queer gangs, haunted Iranian housewives, apocalyptic high rises: our guide to 59th San Francisco International Film Festival
70 films, nine programs, three days: CROSSROADS Film Festival is here for lovers of the eye-popping avant-garde
From rapturous 'Fits' and glorious 'Certain Women' to a stabbing 'Lesson' and a freewheeling 'Lovesong', the film fest shined.
A glimpse at the many offerings of this year's sprawling film fest, Feb 11-25
Boxers, assassins, Star Wars, and Jem: Three dozen keepers that leapt off this year's screens.