In Contention on Oscar's best Foreign Language Film winners. Really fine list here.
Obit on death scenes in the movies, the celluloid coffin
A/V Club What Michel Gondry sees when he looks at you
L Magazine on the alluring art of the "follow" shot
/Film Danny Boyle could return to Mumbai for his next film. Will magic strike twice?
NY Times on animation upstarts and Hot Blog on NY Times on animation upstarts.