Every once in a while, they do make ’em like they used to. Chronicling one man’s quixotic, decade-spanning quest to discover an ancient civilization deep within the Amazon jungle, James Gray’s The Lost City Of Z revives the values, and the ambition, of a bygone era of America moviemaking. Entranced by its mysteries, our film critics, A.A. Dowd and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky, discuss this early contender for the best movie of 2017.

Watch the full episode of Film Club below.

Advertisement