Jonathan Demme’s Talking Heads doc is beautifully chaotic in construction, but most of it comes from David Byrne’s performance.
Demme’s 1986 screwball comedy is one of his most joyful and unexpectedly rebellious films.
For the month of romance, we celebrate the birthday of the late great Jonathan Demme, whose filmmaking was as eclectic as it was empathetic.
“Sesame Street” and “Co-op” songwriter Eli Bolin explains how he crafted the catchy, kid-friendly tunes for “John Mulaney and the Sack Lunch Bunch”.
The scandalous pre-Code melodrama The Story of Temple Drake and Wim Wenders’ sci-fi road movie Until the End of the World get the Criterion treatment.
The comedian’s gentle parody of children’s television boasts charming performances and catchy Broadway-style tunes.
A look at how Hollywood has helped (and hurt) the acceptance of bisexuality as an identity.