David Canfield

David Canfield is a Staff Editor. He oversees the magazine's books section, and writes film features and awards analysis.

"If anything, I pulled back a little bit."
By David Canfield
Coming off a career-best performance, the Minari star unlocked the key to the kind of artist he wants to be.
By David Canfield
The extravagant upcoming film has also got a new release date, leaving just enough room to qualify for the 2021 awards season.
By David Canfield
"That's what art does," Rumaan Alam tells EW. "It bubbles up and digests whatever's happening in the culture."
By David Canfield
EW's annual TIFF must list is a little shorter than usual, but the talent represented is as impressive — and awards-bound — as ever.
By David Canfield
By Seija Rankin, David Canfield
Diane Cook's debut novel is poised to be one of the biggest books of the season. We've got your exclusive first look.
By David Canfield
By Seija Rankin, David Canfield
One of the most decorated poets alive, Natasha Trethewey confronts her traumatic past in this remarkable book
By David Canfield
The award-winning author behind Where Reasons End returns with her anticipated new novel, Must I Go.
By David Canfield
“Loneliness and hopelessness and regret — these are things that are part of the fabric of this film,” Kaufman says.
By David Canfield
Plus: The one book he's read in the last few months, and how he just finished his next novel.
By David Canfield
Her performance as an autistic teen grieving the loss of her father doesn't just mark an important step forward for TV. It's full of nuance, hilarity, and heartbreak.
By David Canfield
By Seija Rankin, David Canfield
By Leah Greenblatt, David Canfield