“Sorry to Bother You” is an absurdist dark comedy set in Oakland. The lead character is a black guy named Cash, who’s down on his luck. He gets a job as a telemarketer.
Jan. 1, 2019from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
“Sorry to Bother You” is a surreal comedy set in the near future in Oakland.
Jul. 9, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
When people are freed from wrongful convictions, it’s often because of DNA evidence.
Aug. 25, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Costume design is an integral part of movies, a visual storytelling tool that the most engaged directors recognize. Arianne Phillips is one of those artists.
Jan. 24from The Treatment
You know how the constitution has a preamble?
Jan. 27from Opening the Curtain
"Beanpole" is a new Russian drama directed by the prodigiously gifted Kantemir Balogov.
Feb. 14from Film Reviews
In author and cultural historian Sam Wasson's new book, 'The Big Goodbye', he tells us that the 1970s ended in Hollywood in 1974, with the release of the epochal film 'Chinatown'.
Feb. 21from The Treatment
American independent filmmakers might envy Céline Sciamma, director of the French film, “Portrait of a Lady on Fire.”
Feb. 17from The Business
A new screen version of "The Call of the Wild" is calling to us; it's the Jack London story of a California dog named buck who goes native in the Yukon of the Gold Rush days.
Feb. 21from Film Reviews
The Universal satire-horror film "The Hunt," from prolific producer Jason Blum, was pulled before its release last fall, following back-to-back mass shootings.
Feb. 14from Hollywood Breakdown
KCRW in partnership with Film Independent Presents invite you to a special screening of Episode 101 of Hunters from Amazon Prime Video.
Feb. 11from Arts & Culture Stories
The Academy Awards took over Hollywood on slightly rainy Sunday, bringing together the film industry for a night that culminated with a historic victory for South Korean film,…
Feb. 10from KCRW Features