Alfred Hitchcock and The Making of Psycho by Stephen Rebello has gone through a long journey to see this adaptation made. I was able to chat with Stephen about Alfred Hitchcock, the folks that made the Fox Searchlight film happen, and much more. Click thru to find out about Hitchcock.
The Sessions a funny and moving film about author/poet Mark O’Brien, who was paralyzed from the neck down do to polio. Writer/Diretor Ben Lewin, a polio survivor himself, has crafted one of the year’s most heartwarming and often hilarious films. Standout (read Oscar Worthy) performances from John Hawkes and Helen Hunt highlight this indie gem. Click through for our roundtable chat with Ben Lewin.
Ruby Sparks extends to more theaters on Friday August 3rd, including Austin (Arbor Cinemas at Great Hills), Dallas (Magnolia Cinema), & Houston (Greenway Grand Palace & Sundance Cinemas). Zoe Kazan penned the wonderful script and stars alongside real-life boyfriend Paul Dano in easily one of the most adorable and heartbreaking love stories of the year. The film is Directed and Produced by the team behind Little Miss Sunshine and is a must see. Click thru for our interviews with Zoe, Paul and Directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris.
Sundance darling ANOTHER EARTH opens up in Dallas (& Plano Angelika locations) this Friday and it is the mind-bending brainchild of Director/Co-Writer Mike Cahill and Lead Actress/Co-Writer Brit Marling. The standing ovation they garnered at this year’s Sundance film festival was no fluke. An intelligent, emotionally draining and insightful look at what would happen if “Another Earth” appeared in the night sky. The incredibly humble and kind duo were in Dallas this past week to discuss their bold film.
Director Thomas McCarthy‘s latest film, Win Win, is a wonderful film that takes an entertaining and yet realistic look into the struggles of a middle-class family. Tom took part of a round-table and was awesome enough to expand on some of the elements in his great film, easily one of the best so far in 2011.
Monday March 14th Director Tom McCarthy’s latest film, WIN WIN, will play at SXSW at the Paramount Theatre on 713 Congress Ave at 7:15pm. Tom was in Dallas for a few days this week. Here is audio from a Q & A Tom had with Gordon and the Whale‘s James Wallace.
Thomas McCarthy’s latest film Win Win is going to be at SXSW. PSD chatted with Tom’s director of photography, on all of McCarthy’s films, Oliver Bokelberg. Enjoy our chat with this extremely talented Cinematographer.