Jared Hess’ film may be stacked with comedic talent — from Zach Galifianakis to Kristen Wiig — but it can’t even effectively snatch a solid laugh.
“Chapter 3” is a chore, and if this season has anything else to offer, it better get there quick.
The festival offers a tightly curated program assembled by a handful of discerning cinephiles, but NYFF also includes a number of lower-profile titles that are just as worthy of your attention.
Unnerving new documentaries from Robert Kenner and Alex Gibney explore the intersection of technology, security, and nuclear war.
By changing the format of “You’re the Worst,” creator Stephen Falk made another powerful statement on mental illness — this time, with a tremendous turn from Desmin Borges.