Credit: Grasshopper Film
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InRO Monthly — January 2024

February 2, 2024

In This Issue:

FEATURES:

Not the Other Way Around: Poor Things, From Novel to Screen by Theo Rollason

Jafar Panahi’s Post-Arrest Filmography: Deliberating Defiance by Dhruv Goyal

Next Time, I’m Going to Make a Film About Rainbows: An Interview with Hugh Welchman by Joshua Polanski

Sundance Film Festival Coverage

Slamdance Film Festival Coverage

Exploding Art with Artifice: Wes Anderson’s Roald Dahl Quartet by Anand Sudha

Viewed, and In Turn, Felt: An Interview with Phạm Thiên Ân by Conor Truax

 

KICKING THE CANON:

Bitter Victory (Nicholas Ray) by Daniel Gorman

Bright Star (Jane Campion) by Grace Boschetti

 

FILM REVIEWS:

Release Week: January 1 – January 7

Night Swim (Bryce McGuire) by Andrew Dignan   //   Self Reliance (Jake Johnson) by Joshua Peinado   //   Good Grief (Dan Levy) by Mattie Lucas   //   The Bricklayer (Renny Harlin) by Daniel Gorman   //   He Went That Way (Jeffrey Darling) by Luke Gorham   //   Mayhem! (Xavier Gens) by Daniel Gorman

Release Week: January 8 – January 14

The Settlers (Felipe Gálvez Haberle) by Morris Yang   //   The Beekeeper (David Ayer) by Andrew Dignan   //   The Book of Clarence (Jeymes Samuel) by Steven Warner   //   Lift (F. Gary Gray) by Steven Warner   //   Inshallah a Boy (Amja Al Rasheed) by Joshua Bogatin   //   Apolonia, Apolonia (Lea Glob) by Joshua Peinado   //   Last Things (Deborah Stratman) by Ryan Akler-Bishop   //   Mean Girls (Samantha Jayne & Arthuro Perez Jr.) by Conor Truax

Release Week: January 15 – January 21

Inside the Yellow Cocoon Shell (Phạm Thiên Ân) by Jesse Catherine Webber   //   Founders Day (Erik Bloomquist) by Fred Barrett   //   The Breaking Ice (Anthony Chen) by Sean Gilman   //   Which Brings Me to Yo(Peter Hutchings) by Emily DuGranrut   //   I.S.S. (Gabriela Cowperthwaite) by Matt Lynch   //   The Kitchen (Kibwe Tavares & Daniel Kaluuya) by Dhruv Goyal   //   The Arc of Oblivion (Ian Cheney) by Emily DuGranrut   //   One More Shot (James Nunn) by Daniel Gorman

Release Week: January 22 – January 28

Coma (Bertrand Bonello) by Michael Sicinski   //   Totem (Lila Avilés) by Sarah Williams   //   Pictures of Ghosts (Kleber Mendonça Filho) by Dhruv Goyal   //   Sometimes I Think About Dying (Rachel Lambert) by Morris Yang   //   The Seeding (Barnaby Clay) by Emily DuGranrut   //   Miller’s Girl (Jade Halley Bartlett) by Fred Barrett   //   Badland Hunters (Heo Myeong-haeng) by Joshua Polanski   //   Mambar Pierrett(Rosine Mbakam) by Shar Tan   //   Hundreds of Beavers (Mike Chelik) by Daniel Gorman

 

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