Friday Night Films in NYC This Summer

Friday Night Films in NYC This Summer

Films on the Green, the 11th edition of the free outdoor French film festival, will present a selection of films around a theme intrinsically related to French culture and society: gastronomy. Produced by the French Embassy and NYC Parks, Films on the Green will...
When Meg Met Manhattan

When Meg Met Manhattan

This story originally appeared in the Spring 2017 issue of Downtown Magazine America’s Sweetheart is all grown up and happily filling the role of a Downtown mom and leading lady, the setting of whose successful movie career has been right here in the City. In the...
5 Fresh French Films to Watch on Bastille Day

5 Fresh French Films to Watch on Bastille Day

Today is July 14, also known as “la Fête nationale” in France. This recognition of the turning point in the French Revolution is called Bastille Day in English-speaking countries, and it’s an excuse to celebrate all things Francophile. In what feels...
Eliza Taylor in Thumper: A Portrait of an Actress

Eliza Taylor in Thumper: A Portrait of an Actress

Dispatches from the Tribeca Film Festival: A look through the lens of films to see ourselves in the other, and the other in ourselves. “It’s a little bit painful to watch at times, in the best way possible. It’s very gritty and raw”, Eliza Taylor tells me of her new...