‘Girl Model’ Sets September Films in Motion

September opens on a strong footing with “Girl Model,” a documentary about a 13-year-old who leaves her family in rural Siberia to work as a model in Tokyo. Also at the top of the month, “For Ellen” is another must-see.

Seven Summer Films You Really Shouldn’t Miss

Three superb features are coming your way this month: “2 Days in NY,” “Chicken With Plums” and “The Loneliest Planet.” Four amazing documentaries include “Dreams of a Life,” about an isolated woman found long dead in a London apartment.