And the Cannes line-up is…?

Gazing into the crystal ball, Screen rounds up its Cannes predictions. With the unveiling of Cannes Film Festival’s Official Selection now exactly three weeks away buzz over the titles that Thierry ...

THR's List of 25 Best Film Schools

I know that many of you who read GeekTyrant are interested in becoming future filmmakers, which is awesome! It should come as no surprise to you that since I run a movie blog that I too would like to ...

Finding Zen in Poland: An Interview with Jerzy Skolimowski

The Jerzy Skolimowski retrospective currently touring the United States is re-introducing American audiences to one of the most free-spirited directors the movies have ever produced. His first ...

"The Cinema of Jerzy Skolimowski"

Skolimowski at work, from the December 1968 issue of Films and Filming, via chained and perfumed. Jerzy Skolimowski's comeback as a director after a break of nearly two decades threw many for a ...

Éric Rohmer's "Le Rayon Vert" (and More)

"Though Éric Rohmer's breakthrough film stateside was the lustrous black-and-white, winter-set My Night at Maud's (1969), the New Wave architect may be cinema's greatest chronicler of the summer ...

The Forgotten: Love's Young Dream

With the voyeuristic Four Nights with Anna and the visceral, brutal, beautiful and nearly wordless Essential Killing, Jerzy Skolimowski can be said to have made a comeback, but since when has he been ...

David Thomson on Jerzy Skolimowski

At the 2010 Venice film festival, when Essential Killing won the special jury prize, its director Jerzy Skolimowski announced: "For those who like me – I'm back; and to those who don't like me – I'm ...