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IMAX Edition Of Malick’s Voyage Of Time Set For October 7

Sunday, May 1st, 2016

IMAX Edition Of Malick’s Voyage Of Time Set For October 7

Weaponizing Helen Mirren

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Weaponizing Helen Mirren

On The Fifteen Split-Diopter Shots In DePalma’s Blow Out

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

On The Fifteen Split-Diopter Shots In DePalma’s Blow Out

Green Room’s Jeremy Saulnier’s Five Tips For Creating Tension

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

“They’ve achieved a goal, they got out, and then shit hits the fan again. So it’s all about utilizing the environment to keep pulling the rug from under the audience and what they expect to be the next logical step in the film ends up being an even deeper pile of shit.”
Green Room‘s Jeremy Saulnier’s Five Tips For Creating Tension

No John Wayne Day In California: Racist Remarks And Embrace Of HUAC Cited

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

No John Wayne Day In California: Racist Remarks And Embrace Of HUAC Cited

NYT On NY Tours Of “Speed” Levitch Neglects Mention Of 20th-Century Doc, The Cruise

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

NYT On NY Tours Of “Speed” Levitch Neglects Mention Of 20th-Century Doc, The Cruise

Christgau On Prince

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Christgau On Prince

Steve James On Sustaining A Doc-Making Career

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

“If your goal in life is to direct films, direct documentaries, it’s good if you have another craft within the field that you master enough that people hire you to do it, whether it’s to shoot or edit or do sound, or produce for other people.”
Steve James On Sustaining A Doc-Making Career

How Can Filmmakers Who Aren’t Already Rich Make A Living?

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

“Find yourself a billionaire who would prefer to own a movie rather than owning a politician, because it’s come to that.”
How Can Filmmakers Who Aren’t Already Rich Make A Living?

Michael Koresky Criterion-Notes Petzold’s Phoenix

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Michael Koresky Criterion-Notes Petzold’s Phoenix

Ian Crouch On “The Towering Narcissism Of Jerry Maguire”

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Ian Crouch On “The Towering Narcissism Of Jerry Maguire”
AsCameron Crowe Publishes “The Things We Think But Do Not Say,” The Unseen 25-Page Mission Statement He Wrote For The Character
WithIts Inspiration, Jeffrey Katzenberg’s 28-Page, 1991 “Some Thoughts On Our Business”

Favorite Summer Movies As Cited By Jorma Taccone, Olivia Munn, Yo-Yo Ma, Emilia Clarke, Penélope Cruz, Bill Pullman, Paul Feig, Roland Emmerich, Anna Kendrick, Seth Rogen, David Copperfield

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Favorite Summer Movies As Cited By Jorma Taccone, Olivia Munn, Yo-Yo Ma, Emilia Clarke, Penélope Cruz, Bill Pullman, Paul Feig, Roland Emmerich, Anna Kendrick, Seth Rogen, David Copperfield

Universal Film Topper Jeff Shell Confesses Disney Envy

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Universal Film Topper Jeff Shell Confesses “Disney Envy”

Dargis And Scott Consider Status Of Streaming And Cinema At Just This Moment

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Dargis And Scott Consider Status Of Streaming And Cinema At Just This Moment

Drew McWeeny Ends His “Film Nerd 2.0 Column”

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Drew McWeeny Ends His “Film Nerd 2.0 Column”

Marissa Meyer Will Get $55 Million To Leave Yahoo!

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Marissa Meyer Will Get $55 Million To Leave Yahoo!

Tom Brueggeman On How Bryan Cranston’s Ten-Screen Palme D’Or Arthouse Was Saved And What That Means For Small Distributors

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Tom Brueggeman On How Bryan Cranston’s Ten-Screen Palme D’Or Arthouse Was Saved And What That Means For Small Distributors

“The good news is Canadian audiences love docs and they want to watch more. They’re willing to pay. The issue is discoverability and curation.”

Friday, April 29th, 2016

“The good news is Canadian audiences love docs and they want to watch more. They’re willing to pay. The issue is discoverability and curation.”

Indie Producers On Why It’s Nearly Impossible To Finance Features With Women

Friday, April 29th, 2016

Indie Producers On Why It’s Nearly Impossible To Finance Features With Women