At Critic’s Notebook, reports from the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
This year’s theme: I like the stuff that nobody else does and I don’t care.
Robert Duvall wheezes up a storm in Get Low.
Brillante Mendoza stays confrontational in Lola.
The Upper East Side is a jovial madhouse in The Extra Man.
Edinburgh weaves a spell of its own in The Illusionist.
Jennifer Lawrence becomes a star in Winter’s Bone.
Edit to add: Picked up by Mubi‘s EIFF round up.