Sight and Sound’s Top 50 Greatest Films of All Time

As you probably know, the British Film Institute and its magazine, Sight and Sound, recently published its once-a-decade list of the The Top 50 Greatest Films of All Time, based on a survey of 846 critics, programmers, academics and distributors. And for the first time in 50 years, Citizen Kane didn't lead the pack. It's … Continue reading Sight and Sound’s Top 50 Greatest Films of All Time

What’s Screening: August 3 – 9

Note: I originally listed The Manchurian Candidate as playing at the Cerrito Thursday night. That was an error. They're showing The Seven Year Itch, which I haven't seen in decades. They'll be screening The Manchurian Candidate in September. On Saturday, the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival closes its Berkeley run at the Roda Theater, and opens its last 3-day segment at the … Continue reading What’s Screening: August 3 – 9