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We help connect film lovers to under-the-radar foreign, under-the-radar, and female directed films. Some of these will only ever play film festivals; others will drop quietly on streaming. We share our favourite films and how to watch them by email.
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What is Seventh Row?
Seventh Row is a one-stop shop for discovering great new films, diving deep into why they make you feel the way they do, and how they’re made. We’re here to help you join the conversation.
Every review, interview, workshop, and podcast episode is designed with one thing in mind: to help film lovers think deeply about films and expand their horizons through film.
Directors we love
Seventh Row is the resource for diving deep into great directors
Seventh Row has published books on some of the best contemporary filmmakers, including Kelly Reichardt, Céline Sciamma, Lynne Ramsay, Andrew Haigh, Mike Leigh, and Joachim Trier (coming in 2022).
Dive deep into a film, filmmaker, or theme with our ebooks
Our ebooks help you explore contemporary cinema through interviews with the filmmakers — not just the directors but everyone on the filmmaking team — and essays on the films.
Subjective realities: The art of creative nonfiction film
Explore the line between fiction and nonfiction in documentary film through essays and interviews.
The book features in-depth interviews with Robert Greene (Procession), Joe Bini (Little Ethiopia), Jonas Poher Rasmussen (Flee), Eliane Raheb (Miguel’s War), Gillian Armstrong (Women He’s Undressed), and more
Discover must-see films nobody else is talking about
On Seventh Row, you’ll find in-depth interviews with the most exciting new and establish auteurs, reviews of the best films at festivals and newly released, plus podcast episodes, and more.
Insightful conversations on the best contemporary films
Each episode features a panel of guests, including Seventh Row editors and contributors, academics, and film critics. We dive deep into what makes a film tick, why we love it, and curate only the films most worth discussing.
We host some of the sharpest (and funniest) minds in film criticism:
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Celebrate your favourite filmmakers with our mugs, t-shirts, tote bags, and posters.
Discover new films and join a conversation about the filmmaking
Our premium workshops offer opportunities to engage with filmmakers and critics, see great but hard-to-find films, and more.
Rent access to recordings of past workshops
The Seventh Circle: A symposium on horror films
Rent access to four talks on horror — and the discussions that follow — through the lens of gender, sexuality, and disability.
Speakers include Lena Wilson, Orla Smith, Dr. Angelo Muredda, and Joe Lipsett.
The 2021 Creative Nonfiction Workshop
Rent access to recorded conversations between pairs of filmmakers discussing documentary filmmaking: from personal cinema to reclaiming history.
Speakers include directors Kirsten Johnson, Sophy Romvari, Robert Greene, and more.