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Articles with keyword "Film"


A Life in Letters

The irascible John Adams shows a different side in his writings to his wife Abigail.

Martin Scorsese


2013 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities

Martin Scorsese takes the stage.

A still from "The Soul of Youth." 1920


Film as Argument

The early disputatious days of American movies.

Still from "The Red Shoes"


Saving Grace

How the Film Foundation restored The Red Shoes and is preserving cinematic history.

Boxcar Bertha


Knowing the Scorsese

A Selective Filmography

Robert De Niro as Jake LaMotta


"With Love and Resolution": An Appreciation

The Art of Martin Scorsese


Reliving History Frame by Frame

Early newsreels put Americans in the front row for major world events.

The Grapes of Wrath's Tom Joad can't find work at a camp.


Filming the American Novel

From The Great Gatsby to Sister Carrie, writers tell stories of social climbers and fortune hunters.

Asa Carter


Self-made Man

How a strident segregationist transformed into the beloved author of Little Tree.

James Agee portrait, standing in a window.


Let Us Now Praise James Agee

The journalist who pioneered serious film criticism showed a cinematic touch in all of his writing.