September 4, 2016
"I just thought it was the wildest story about a story that I ever heard," filmmaker Jeff Feuerzeig says about the JT Leroy "hoax" debate at the center of his latest documentary. "That’s why I chose to tell it."
August 28, 2016
"Filmmaking affords me the ability to go into different worlds," says writer-director Joshua Marston. In his latest film, Complete Unknown, Rachel Weisz plays a social chameleon who regularly immerses herself in different worlds.
July 20, 2016
"For me, there’s a lot of fakery in this business so to know that I’m putting out something real is very, very gratifying for me," says paranormal filmmaker Chad Calek.
June 29, 2016
"They’re cute but they’re mentally deficient," says director Todd Solondz about working with dachshunds for his most recent film. "It’s a sad state of affairs."
June 15, 2016
"When we were kids, we didn’t know that remaking a 20-million-dollar-movie on your allowance wasn’t very realistic," says Eric Zala about his attempt (with Chris Strompolos) to recreate Raiders of the Lost Ark shot by shot back...
March 20, 2016
"It’s rare that there is so much applause for music during a music film," says WHAT'S GOING ON – TASTE LIVE AT THE ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL director Murray Lerner.
"This machine didn’t do what it was supposed to do in a beautiful way," '808' producer Alex Noyer says about the Roland TR-808 Drum Machine that changed the course of music history.
February 16, 2016
"Having the opportunity to work with him as my editor and follow him as a filmmaker is a unique experience," says Rolling Papers' producer Katie Shapiro about Denver Post marijuana editor Ricardo Baca.
January 18, 2016
"Weirdly, the more you’re in a relationship, the harder it can be to talk about certain things because you have more to risk," says writer-director Andrew Haigh, talking about the secrets people keep from one another, a theme a...
January 17, 2016
"We were forging our own aesthetic and our own approach to stop motion and figuring out . . . how to achieve this emotional authenticity that we were going for," explains 'Anomalisa' co-directors Duke Johnson.