Your Week in Culture: Cardi B’s New Year’s Eve, ‘9-1-1,’ Louise Bourgeois

Also the week of Dec. 31: The cellist Alisa Weilerstein at the New York Philharmonic; and the Public’s dependably enticing Under the Radar Festival.

A Sex Pistols Concert Film Languished for Four Decades. Here’s Why.

The story of the documentary “D.O.A.: A Right of Passage” involved the founder of High Times and a race to capture the band’s only United States tour.

Review: ‘Bill Frisell,’ a Winning Portrait of a Very Nice Guitarist

The director Emma Franz focuses on a musician who seems to never stop playing, featuring great collaborators of this “no drama” artist.

Review: ‘Eric Clapton: A Life in 12 Bars,’ of Triumphs and Tragedies

A documentary on the life of Eric Clapton is candid on the rock legend’s struggles with addiction.

Your Week in Culture: Jay-Z, Eugene O’Neill and ‘Princess Bride’ in Theaters Nationwide

Also the week of Oct. 15: Monteverdi’s groundbreaking “Orfeo” in Manhattan, and Mona Hatoum’s sly sculptures in Houston.

Review: ‘Chavela’ Recalls the Life of the Ranchera Singer Chavela Vargas

The documentary about the singer Chavela Vargas provides a biography, but doesn’t give a strong sense of the musician’s power.

Your Week in Culture: Katy Perry, Agnès Varda, the Guggenheim’s Chinese Art (Minus the Animals)

Also the week of Oct. 1: Dave Malloy returns downtown, and “The Gifted” debuts on Fox.

Review: Lady Gaga Unplugged, Sort Of, in ‘Gaga: Five Foot Two’

This documentary depicts Lady Gaga as a disciplined, accomplished performer, but one who inhabits a peculiar isolation despite her fame.