May/June 2009 (PDF)

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Cover Story: The Limits of Control Jim Jarmusch interviewed by Gavin Smith

Powell & Pressburger’s A Matter of Life and Death by Oliver Sacks
The Hurt Locker by Amy Taubin
Film Critic’s Second Thoughts and Changes of Heart by Phillip Lopate
The Shop Around the Corner by Kent Jones
Roth Stauffenberg’s Based on a True Story, Lost Cinema and Post-Cinema by Chris Petit

Sound & Vision: Fassbinder composer Peer Raben and The Third Generation by Chris Chang & Jane & Louise Wilson’s Kubrick installation by Chris Darke

Brief Encounters: Agnès Jaoui by Harlan Jacobson

Encore: Powell & Pressburger’s The Small Back Room by Megan Ratner

Festivals: Berlin by Olaf Möller

Screenings: The Girlfriend Experience by Melissa Anderson; Away We Go by David Zuckerman; Departures by Tony Rayns; Pontypool by José Teodoro; Tetro by Nathan Lee; Chéri by Phillip Lopate; Three Monkeys by Can Eskinazi

Short Takes: Easy Virtue by Laura Kern; Eldorado by Nicolas Rapold; Empty Nest by Nicolas Rapold; Food, Inc. by Nicolas Rapold; Moon by Laura Kern; O’Horten by Laura Kern

Home Movies: Pigs, Pimps and Prostitutes: Criterion’s Imamura box set by Nic Rapold

Readings: Geoffrey O’Brien on Thorold Dickinson: A World of Film

Hot Property: Dutch Director Esther Rots’s Can Go Through Skin by Chris Chang

Alex Cox’s 1,000 Ways to Die: Marco Ferreri’s Don’t Touch The White Woman!

Olaf’s World: Slovenian filmmaker Vlado Skafar by Olaf Möller

Site Specifics: Paul Fileri on National Film Board of Canada

The Trivial Top 20: Best Directors Who Died Young