indie films


Behind the Scenes of 90s Nostalgia Trip 'As You Are'

Stylist and photographer Miyako Bellizzi gives us an inside look at the filming of Miles Joris-Peyrafitte's new​ coming-of-age​ film.
Miyako Bellizzi

From Tears to Robbery, a Hit Spanish Film Explores Some of Humanity’s Strangest Kinks

Paco León's 'Kiki: Love to Love' has taken Spain's box office by storm—an unlikely feat for a film that's all about explicit kinks and fetishes.
Manuel Betancourt
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The Next Star Wars Will Be Like an 'Indie Movie,' Says John Boyega

John Boyega told a crowd at last weekend's Star Wars Celebration that director Rian Johnson is "doing an indie movie within a studio franchise."
VICE Staff

'Tangerine' Was Shot on an iPhone, But Director Sean Baker Still Pines for Celluloid

We spoke to Sean Baker, the director behind this year's breakout Sundance film, about depicting the world of two trans women of color as a white, male director.
Rod Bastanmehr

Filming ​Mario Diaz, the Man Behind The Cock

In the aftermath of the AIDS crisis, Mario Diaz brought sex-positivity back to New York's gay scene with his balls-out wild club, The Cock. Now, documentary filmmaker Jon Bush is immortalizing Diaz's party life on film in <i>Club King.</i>
Hugh Ryan
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Watch This Short Film About Globalization, the American Dream, and a Pyramid That Makes Doorknobs

The subject of &#34;Everything & Everything & Everything,&#34; director Alberto Roldán says, is &#34;our endless quest for more.&#34;
Jeffrey Bowers

Ryan Gosling's 'Lost River' Is Much Better Than Critics Deem

Disregard the the scathing reviews and the boos it received at Cannes, Ryan Gosling's directorial debut is a great, dreamy film that captures the American nightmare that is the Great Recession.
Michael Nordine

How Old White Guys Created the 'Oscar Movie' Genre

We're going to see the same sort of films get nominated again and again as long as the Academy stays old, white, and male.
Ben York Jones

Rick Alverson's New Sundance Movie 'Entertainment' Explores the End of the American West

The director's latest movie is a haunting deconstruction of a small-time performer's psyche as he travels across the desolate Mojave Desert.
Michael Nordine

A Conversation with Director Adam Wingard of 'The Guest'

Ana Lily Amirpour's sat down with Adam Wingard, director of <i>You're Next</i> and the new film <i>The Guest</i>, which is playing this week at Sundance Next Fest, to talk about pot, vampires, superheroes, and a bit about movies.
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Larry Clark Is Still Dangerous After All These Years

Sex, drugs, and skating are major themes in the iconic work of Larry Clark. Now, the photographer and filmmaker is taking to the internet to share his work. I called him up to chat about his new web store, the controversy of his career, and his...
Erica Euse