Jeva Lange

Culture critic at The Week • Screen Slate contributor • Screeners don't get stars!

Favorite films

  • Werckmeister Harmonies
  • Once Upon a Time in Anatolia
  • The Suspended Step of the Stork
  • The Immortal One

Recent activity

  • RRR


  • Young Mr. Lincoln


  • Leave Her to Heaven


  • Chameleon Street


Recent reviews


Popular reviews

  • The Rider

    The Rider


    The rare film not about following your dreams, but coming to peace with letting them go

  • Faces Places

    Faces Places


    Tonight, in the middle of watching Visages Villages, I started crying. It wasn't a fully committed bawl, and nothing especially sad had happened in the film; it was more of a soft misty cry that wouldn't have been noticed in the dark, even if F had turned to look right at me.

    At that particular point in the movie, JR and Agnes Varda are visiting Normandy, where long ago Varda had photographed two naked men as well as a dead…