Jordan Mintzer, CONTRIBUTING CRITIC, is a writer, producer and film critic born in Queens, New York. He produced Matt Porterfield’s feature films Hamilton, Putty Hill and Sollers Point, and is co-writing and producing his upcoming hip-hop movie Check Me in Another Place. Based in Paris, he works as a film critic for The Hollywood Reporter, covering French and international cinema, as well as festivals like Cannes, Berlin and Toronto. His writings have also been published in Le Monde, Cahiers du Cinéma, Libération, So Film and Variety, and he appears regularly on the French radio show On Aura Tout Vu. He is the author of the books Conversations with James Gray (2011) and Conversations with Darius Khondji (2018).