Amy Linn

Pasatiempo

Admirers of famed filmmaker Agnès Varda, who died in March at 90, may be looking for a fitting remembrance. But those who are unfamiliar with Varda’s work may be wondering where to begin. Her final film, Varda by Agnès, answers both needs. It’s a perfect introduction and a lovely valediction.

In Richard Jewell, a movie about the security guard who found what’s known as the Centennial Park bomb during the 1996 Atlanta Olympics and was subsequently falsely implicated in planting it, the villains are more starkly delineated than the heroes.

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