Recent reports say the director intends to propose a ban on Netflix and other streaming platforms from Oscars contention, but at what cost?
This year's films tackled reactions to injustice and moral failing.
Just like the transcendental movies Paul Schrader first wrote about 46 years ago, 'First Reformed' is shot in a restrained manner designed to open up space for the spiritual.
It's a matter of questions and answers.
We chat with the filmmaker about his obsession with despair and the inspiration that drives him behind the camera.
Films like 'Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters' and 'Adaptation' prove that sometimes an unconventional journey from page to screen is the most interesting one.