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The first thing to know about PLATFORM, the New York Transit Museum’s “show-and-tell for creative musings on mass transit,” is that everything happens at once. Well—not everything, but many things. It feels like a microcosm of Brooklyn nightlife in the twenty-teens: with so many different performances at the same time, how do you decide what to see? Do you wait to find out whether the opera-goers in the play “Caution, This Bus Kneels” make...
Jia Zhangke, A Guy from Fenyang Directed by Walter Salles May 27-June 2 at Anthology Film Archives Reviewing Mountains May Depart for this publication a few months ago, Nicolas Rapold began by noting that Jia Zhangke’s filmography is inextricably bound up in the sheer “scale of social and economic upheaval” in modern-day China. That Jia’s life story is also itself an at once profound and clipped-from-the-headlines-familiar story of a self-contained individual borne through almost unimaginable geographical,...

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