Author: Jordan

Episode 47: 47

Author David Alan Mack joins us to discuss everyone’s favorite Star Trek in-joke: the integer 47. Listen and subscribe at — —...

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Films Seen 5/10 – 7/1

Ismael’s Ghosts (2017), Arnaud Desplechin, B- Sea Sorrow (2017), Vanessa Redgrave, D Loveless (2017), Andrey Zvyagintsev, A- Wonderstruck (2017), Todd Haynes, B Blade of the Immortal (2017), Takashi Miike, B+ Let the Sunshine In (2017), Claire Denis, B+ Okja (2017), Bong Joon-ho, B+ Visages Villages (Faces Places) (2017), Agnès Varda and JR, A The Square (2017), Ruben Östlund, A- Promised Land (2017), Eugene Jarecki, B+ The Rider (2017), Chloé Zhao, B Le Redoubtable (2017), Michel Hazanavicius, B+ The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017), Noah Baumbach, A- West of the Jordan (Field Diary Revisited) (2017), Amos Gitai, C- Happy...

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Bar Bahar (In Between)

A substantial motion picture is coming to these shores in November, Maysaloun Hammond’s “In Between.” I saw a sneak peek at the Museum of the Moving Image. You can read about it at Times of...

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Journey Through French Cinema

I reviewed Bertrand Tavernier’s 3+ hr journey through French cinema called “My Journey Through French Cinema.” It’s niche stuff, but you might the kind of person who is interested. If so, click this...

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Jordan Hoffman is a New York-based writer and film critic working for The Guardian, Vanity Fair, Thrillist, Times of Israel, NY Daily News and elsewhere.

He is the host of ENGAGE: The Official Star Trek Podcast, a member of the New York Film Critics Circle and challenges you to a game of backgammon.