DirectorThe annual subscription sale of is launched today, with 40% off our print and digital subscriptions. Director will increase its cover price in the next issue, so this will be the last chance to lock in our old (and very reasonable!) prices. All subscribers during this sale will receive Directorfrom the next spring issue and will be eligible for a selection of bonus giveaways – Blu-rays, box sets and swag from a number of major distributors. Through March 23, a print subscription (four issues) is discounted to $10.80/year, and a digital subscription is discounted to $6. All subscribers receive digital access to Directoruntil 2007 and can read the current edition behind the paywall of our website.

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DirectorThe print edition of is an elegant and captivating read with a look and feel unlike any movie magazine. Additionally, our print issue includes material that exists only in print and does not appear online.


New subscribers and returning subscribers will be entered into a raffle to win the following:

A gift bag of Criterion with matching Blu-ray releases or one year Criterion channel subscription (two bags and two subscriptions available).

A one-year subscription to MUBIthe streaming service that contains a treasure trove of cinema, from award-winning gems to exclusive masterpieces (three available).

Blu-ray restoration of the pioneering work of new queer cinema by Maria Maggenti, The Incredibly True Adventures of Two Girls in Love, courtesy of Strand Releasing. (Two copies available.)

New Blu-ray edition of Josephine Decker’s first two feature films, Butter on the latch and You were sweet and lovely, courtesy of Oscilloscope Laboratories. (Two copies available).

A DVD or Blu-ray of Kino Lorber (many available!)

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