Category: Rainer On Film

Rainer on Film: 2019 Oscars Recap

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From best picture nods to commentary on the overall culture of awards season, check out film critic and NYFA faculty Peter Rainer's recap of the 2019 Academy Awards. If you haven't had a chance to watch some of the y...

Rainer On Film, Episode 2: The 80s

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In the second episode of "Rainer On Film," New York Film Academy instructor Peter Rainer discusses film of the 1980s. He notes that this was a director-driven era that witnessed films failing financially, while major ...

Rainer On Film, Episode 1: The 60s and 70s

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In the debut episode of "Rainer On Film," New York Film Academy instructor Peter Rainer discusses film of the 1960s and '70s. The longtime film critic points to the war in Vietnam and other tragedies and anxieties of ...