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Jonathan Rosenbaum

Jonathan Rosenbaum

Jonathan Rosenbaum is a film critic and author whose books include “Movies as Politics,” “Movie Wars: How Hollywood and the Media Limit What Movies We Can See,” “Abbas Kiarostami” (co-authored with Mehrnaz Saeed-Vafa), “Goodbye Cinema, Hello Cinephilia,” and the two-volume collection “Cinematic Encounters.” He was the film critic for the Chicago Reader from 1987 to 2008.

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A Film Critic Reflects on the Artistic Journeys and Vision of the Late French Director Jean-Luc Godard

A Film Critic Reflects on the Artistic Journeys and Vision of the Late French Director Jean-Luc Godard

Godard and his critical colleagues comprised the first generation of cinephiles who treated film history as part of cultural history.

Jonathan Rosenbaum