NOW STREAMING on OVID: Celebrate Pride with “Portrait of Jason,” “A Bit of Scarlet,” Ira Sachs, and more!

Portrait of JasonA film by Shirley Clarke Ingmar Bergman called it “the most extraordinary film I’ve seen in my life.” On the night of December 2, 1966, Clarke and a tiny crew convened in her apartment at the Hotel Chelsea to make a film. There, for twelve straight hours, they Continue Reading

NOW STREAMING on OVID: Adrian Lyne takes on a controversial novel, a disturbing series from a Japanese master, and more!

LolitaA film by Adrian Lyne An iconic adaptation of the Vladimir Nabokov classic, starring Jeremy Irons and Dominique Swain, Lolita tells a disturbing tale of tortured and forbidden love. Watch The LoverA film by Jean-Jacques Annaud! Set in 1920s colonial Indochina, a pretty, virginal French teenager (Jane March) meets a handsome Chinese Continue Reading

NOW STREAMING on OVID: a stolen work of art, the life and death of a boxer, and more!

Stealing RodinA film by Cristóbal Valenzuela Berríos In the style of Exit Through the Gift Shop, Stealing Rodin is a critical and humorous statement about art and the market around it. In 2005, the Palace of Fine Arts in Santiago, Chile, hosted a collection by celebrated French sculptor Auguste Rodin. The morning after Continue Reading