filmmaking

Film

Enter the VICE x IGTV Film Contest

The winner will be chosen by a panel of film experts and Instagram influencers—and walk away with a cool $1,000.
VICE Staff
7.26.18
short film

This New Short Film Shows Life in Isolation for Imprisoned Refugees

If there's one thing you watch today, make it Bassam Tariq's heart-wrenching, four-minute 'Wa'ad.'
Emerson Rosenthal
7.12.18
movies

Boots Riley and Lakeith Stanfield Aren't Really 'Sorry to Bother You'

An interview with the filmmaker and lead actor behind the summer's most uproarious sci-fi comedy.
Timothy Bella
7.5.18
movies

The First Movie to Tackle the AIDS Crisis Is a Buried Treasure

Gay film director Arthur Bressan, Jr.’s touching and ever-urgent 1985 drama ‘Buddies’ was written in five days and filmed in nine.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.22.18
movies

The 21 Best Documentaries on Netflix

We go from cartel kingpins to Olympic-sized scandals in this list of the best documentaries on Netflix.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.4.18
NETFLIX

'Heat' Is Hands Down the Best Movie on Netflix Right Now

Michael Mann's 1995 Pacino/De Niro crime drama is nothing short of a masterpiece.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.1.18
VICELAND

How Spike Jonze Got His Start Making Skate Videos

On a new episode of 'EPICLY LATER'D,' we caught up with the 'Her' and 'Being John Malkovich' filmmaker to revisit the days when he spent most of his time making skate videos.
VICE Staff
9.20.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Game of Thrones' Is Shooting Decoy Endings to Avoid Spoilers

HBO's programming president announced extra precautions the network would take to keep the series finale under wraps.
Beckett Mufson
9.14.17
Film

Get Ready for Aoife McArdle's Dreamlike Debut Film, 'Kissing Candice'

Nobody does young and reckless better than Aoife McArdle.
Beckett Mufson
9.6.17
documentary

Two Words: Qatari Falconry. Two More Words: F*cking Surreal.

In ‘The Challenge,’ Italian filmmaker Yuri Ancarani shows how Western notions of power inspire Qatari falconers.
DJ Pangburn
8.11.17
porn

Sex-Positive Porn Director Wants Us to Ask, “Who Makes My Porn?”

Feminist porn pioneer Erika Lust strives to empower women with her empowering smut.
Dyllan Furness
7.26.17
Film

The 'Blade Runner' Writer Is the Most Interesting Man in the World IRL

Move over, Dos Equis dude: Michael Almereyda's new documentary about the life of Hampton Fancher, 'Escapes,' hits theaters this week.
Emerson Rosenthal
7.24.17