Repression Runs the Gamut in Late October Films

‘Camille Claudel, 1915,’ about a sculptress confined to an insane asylum, begins the run. There’s also the documentary ‘The Square’ about the Egyptian revolution and ’12 Years a Slave,’ based on a mid-19th century memoir of a free black man.

October Films Offer ‘An Education’ in Controversy

October’s movies offer an array of treats, including Drew Barrymore’s directorial debut and an investigation into the industry of black hair care led by Chris Rock. For the biggest shot of controversy, watch out for “An Education,” opening Oct. 9.