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Sheri Linden

Senior Copy Editor/Film Critic

‘The White Fortress’: Film Review

The third feature from Bosnian-Canadian filmmaker Igor Drljača, centering on star-crossed lovers in a socially divided Sarajevo, was Bosnia and Herzegovina’s submission to the 94th Academy Awards.

‘The Girl and the Spider’: Film Review

Exploring a turning point in a young woman’s life, the second feature by ‘The Strange Little Cat’ filmmakers Ramon and Silvan Zürcher is, like their first, set largely within the confines of an apartment.

Chris Pine in ‘The Contractor’: Film Review

A former Green Beret signs on for lucrative black-ops work that quickly turns disastrous in an action thriller that also stars Ben Foster, Gillian Jacobs and Eddie Marsan.

‘Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom’: Film Review

In the first Bhutanese film to be nominated for an Academy Award, a reluctant young teacher is assigned to a remote school in the Himalayas and learns life-changing lessons.

‘Crows Are White’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Through his friendship with an unorthodox young Buddhist monk, a first-time filmmaker explores his fear of revealing his true self to his devout Muslim parents.

‘The Return of Tanya Tucker — Featuring Brandi Carlile’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Kathlyn Horan’s documentary tracks the recording, release and reception of the country star’s first album in 17 years.

‘Still Working 9 to 5’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton look at the making of their 1980 hit comedy and its continued political resonance.

‘To Leslie’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

Andrea Riseborough stars in Michael Morris’ debut feature as a woman forced to return to her West Texas hometown as she’s hitting bottom.

‘The Territory’: Film Review | Sundance 2022

Chronicling the struggle of Indigenous people in Brazil to protect their ancestral land, Alex Pritz’s debut documentary was made with the production involvement of the Uru-eu-wau-wau community.

‘The Janes’: Film Review | Sundance 2022

Members of a Chicago group that helped thousands of women secure illegal abortions offer firsthand accounts of their work’s challenges, risks and achievements.

‘Nothing Compares’: Film Review | Sundance 2022

Kathryn Ferguson’s documentary zeros in on the momentous first few years of Sinead O’Connor’s music career, when she went from being idolized to being demonized.

Regina Hall and Sterling K. Brown in ‘Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul’: Film Review | Sundance 2022

The married leaders of an Atlanta megachurch invite a film crew to document their post-scandal comeback in the debut feature from Adamma and Adanne Ebo.