Carlos – Olivier Assayas, France/Germany, 2010, 165 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic Something in the Air (Après Mai) – Olivier Assayas, France, 2012, 122 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic As tense and fascinating as any historical-political drama you've ever seen, Carlos follows the life of Venezuelan terrorist Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, a.k.a. Carlos the Jackal,...

Hélène Cattet & Bruno Forzani, Belgium/France/Luxembourg, 2013, 102 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic Not for everyone, and not even, necessarily, for giallo fans—even though that is precisely the genre on which this film expertly, but bafflingly, riffs for its duration—I can't help but single this film out as...

Claire Denis, France, 2013, 100 minutes Wikipedia description critic reviews via Metacritic Claire Denis is the sort of director who thinks that the consequences and traces of awful actions are at least as cinematic as the acts themselves, and Bastards makes compelling evidence for that case. This post-neo-noir goes to...