Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Solaris
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Solaris

Sci-fi pushed to the boundaries of its analytical potential, employed as a means for recontextualizing…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Andrei Rublev
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Andrei Rublev

For his second film, Tarkovsky did not mess around, composing a massive three-hour-long epic about…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Ivan’s Childhood
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Ivan’s Childhood

Ivan’s Childhood’s major themes of sacrifice, fraternity and personal obsession with a single purpose—these ideas…

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Oeuvre: Varda: Varda by Agnès
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Oeuvre: Varda: Varda by Agnès

We are left to consider how this small, pleasant woman, nearly turned into a meme…

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Oeuvre: Varda: Faces Places
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Oeuvre: Varda: Faces Places

Varda seemed especially happy to serve as both filmmaker and subject in these later years,…

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Oeuvre: Varda: The Beaches of Agnés
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Oeuvre: Varda: The Beaches of Agnés

The Beaches of Agnés is meta in that it affords Varda the opportunity to reflect…

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Oeuvre: Varda: Cinévardaphoto
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Oeuvre: Varda: Cinévardaphoto

Varda’s films from this period develop an astute aesthetic interrogation beneath an air of breezy…

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Oeuvre: Varda: The Gleaners and I: Two Years Later
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Oeuvre: Varda: The Gleaners and I: Two Years Later

Oeuvre: Varda: The Gleaners and I
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Oeuvre: Varda: The Gleaners and I

With its focus on sustainability and its denunciation of the colossal food waste of capitalism,…

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Oeuvre: Varda: The World of Jacques Demy
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Oeuvre: Varda: The World of Jacques Demy

After releasing The World of Jacques Demy in 1995, Agnés Varda would take a six-year…

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