Vadim Rizov

Vadim Rizov (@vrizov) is the managing editor of Filmmaker Magazine.

Narratively, the ‘choose your own adventure’ film is a dead-end, with repetition and wheel-spinning increasingly producing frustration

BY Vadim Rizov | 11 JAN 19

It’s possible to think of the director as a troll first and serious director second – this is understandable, but regrettable

BY Vadim Rizov | 06 DEC 18

A new series of screenings in New York tells a bracing account of filmmaking under the Russian leader

BY Vadim Rizov | 20 JUN 18

Netflix is actively and self-servingly restricting the platforms films can occupy, but it’s not the only one grumbling about Cannes’s fussy rules

BY Vadim Rizov | 08 MAY 18