Contributors to the Review share how they’re spending their time while social distancing.
My Quarantine: Cannes, Interrupted
Lockdown possibility for a new cinematic discovery: the Russian writer-director Kantemir Balagov, a protégé of the last Soviet master Alexander Sokurov, not yet thirty and possibly the most arresting young filmmaker to emerge in the last few years.
May 13, 2020
My Quarantine: Savoring the Ramen Western
Tampopo’s ode to the oral ends with a shot of a woman breastfeeding on a sunny park bench. As the credits roll, the camera closes in on the blissful face of the firmly latched infant. Suck, slurp, lick, share: these are joys of living.
May 8, 2020