Open Sesame January 20, 2018

Sundance has started, so here’s our index for the festival. For now, the only link on that page is for Our New President, so check later for more.

Three out of four of these new releases were not exactly new this week; Paddington 2 and The Insult opened last week while Darkest Hour was a November release.

New Releases
Pow Wow (Robinson Devor, United States, 2016, 6 reviews)
Darkest Hour (Joe Wright, United Kingdom, 2017, 8 reviews)
Paddington 2 (Paul King, United Kingdom, 2017, 7 reviews)
The Insult (Ziad Doueiri, Lebanon, 2017, 5 reviews)

Cinema of the Past
Nothing

New Pages This Week (22)
Darkest Hour (Joe Wright, United Kingdom, 2017)
Paddington 2 (Paul King, United Kingdom, 2017)
Wajib (Annemarie Jacir, Palestine, 2017)
Cathy Come Home (Ken Loach, United Kingdom, 1966)
Raining Stones (Ken Loach, United Kingdom, 1993)
My Name Is Joe (Ken Loach, United Kingdom, 1998)
Head-On (Fatih Akin, Germany, 2004)
The Soloist (Joe Wright, United States, 2009)
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Richard Lester, United States, 1966)
Robin and Marian (Richard Lester, United Kingdom, 1976)
Diary of a Lost Girl (G. W. Pabst, Germany, 1929)
Kameradschaft (G. W. Pabst, Germany/France, 1931)
Moi, un noir (Jean Rouch, France, 1958)
Shy People (Andrei Konchalovsky, United States, 1987)
The Wandering Soap Opera (Raúl Ruiz & Valeria Sarmiento, Chile, 2017)
The Inner Circle (Andrei Konchalovsky, United States, 1991)
House of Fools (Andrei Konchalovsky, Russia, 2002)
Phantom India (Louis Malle, France/India, 1969)
Black Moon (Louis Malle, France/West Germany, 1975)
Atlantic City (Louis Malle, Canada, 1980)
The Insult (Ziad Doueiri, Lebanon, 2017)
Our New President (Maxim Pozdorovkin, Russia, 2018)

Images: Pow Wow.

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