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Interview: Production Designer Ra Vincent Discusses the Craft and Collaboration of ‘Jojo Rabbit’

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Ra Vincent has worked in production design and set decoration for the past decade, having worked in art departments for a decade before that....

Interview: Editor Tom Eagles Discusses Finding the Right Tone for ‘Jojo Rabbit’

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Tom Eagles has edited several films for director Taika Waititi. So when he got the call for "Jojo Rabbit," it was easy to say...

Interview: Mayes C. Rubeo On Shoes, Capes, and the Costumes of ‘Jojo Rabbit’

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Mayes C. Rubeo has designed costumes for some of the biggest studios, on some of the biggest movies. She worked on films from "Avatar"...

’68 Whiskey’ Cast Dedicated To Respectful and Accurate Portrayal of Soldiers

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The stars of new military dramedy "68 Whiskey" gathered together for the premiere party at the Sunset Tower Hotel on Jan. 14. The phrase...

Interview: Editor Lee Smith Discusses Finding the Rhythm of ‘1917’

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Lee Smith has been editing films since the 1980s, working on such notable projects as "The Truman Show" and "Master and Commander: The Far...

Interview: Meryam Joobeur Discusses the Making of her Powerful Oscar Contender ‘Brotherhood’

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Delivering one of the most powerful films of the year with "Brotherhood", director Meryam Joobeur explores the far-reaching impact of ISIS through a story...

INTERVIEW: Guy Williams Talks Weta and ‘Gemini Man’

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The work being done at Weta Digital is cutting edge, we all know that. Down in New Zealand, a talented crew is able to...

Interview: Director Yves Piat on his Oscar-shortlisted ‘Nefta Football Club’

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Set in the desert regions in the south of Tunisia, Yves Piat's "Nefta Football Club" is a tale of two pairs of buddies connected...

Interview: Tanel Toom on Estonian Masculinity, Religion and ‘Truth and Justice’

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Adapted from a seminal work of Estonian literature, Tanel Toom's "Truth and Justice" is one of the year's most ambitious directorial feats. An epic...

Interview: Rémi Allier Talks ‘Little Hands’ and the Magic of Directing a Baby Actor

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Following in a long tradition of French films about labor-related protests, Rémi Allier's "Little Hands" begins in a chemical plant where tensions are boiling...

Interview: Writer/Producer Charles Randolph On How ‘Bombshell’ Became a Story He Needed to Tell

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In July 2016, former Fox News star Gretchen Carlson filed a shocking lawsuit against Roger Ailes, accusing the network boss of sexual harassment. It...

Interview: Sameh Zoabi Talks ‘Tel Aviv on Fire’ and the Importance of Satire

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With a playful tone that satirizes tensions between Israel and Palestine through the making of a soap opera, Sameh Zoabi's "Tel Aviv on Fire"...

Interview: Kathryn Bostic Discusses the Music of ‘Clemency’ and ‘Toni Morrison: The Pieces I...

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Kathryn Bostic is a talented composer and singer whose work can be heard in documentary and feature films from "Dear White People" to "The...

Interview: Alexandra Byrne On the Challenges and Lessons of Designing Costumes for ‘The Aeronauts’

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Alexandra Byrne has built a strong reputation in the industry for her vibrant, beautiful costume designs. She earned an Oscar nomination for one of...

Interview: Daniel Lopatin Discusses Scoring the Tense ‘Uncut Gems’

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Daniel Lopatin didn't set out to become a film composer. And yet, as if meant to be, that's exactly where he landed. He started college...
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Interview: Director Jan Komasa On Representing Poland With Official Selection ‘Corpus Christi’

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Like most people in the industry, Jan Komasa has always loved movies. Growing up in Poland, his introduction to cinema came from both European...

Interview: Michael Giacchino Talks Love, Hate, and the Music of ‘Jojo Rabbit’

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Michael Giacchino is living his childhood dream. He got his start scoring video games in the 90s before eventually working his way into film...

Interview: Cinematographer Mihai Malaimare Jr On Craft, Taika Waititi, and Creating ‘Jojo Rabbit’

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Mihai Malaimare Jr got his start in cinematography in his native Romania early in the 2000s. Like most filmmakers do, he honed his skills...

M. Night Shyamalan Is Devoted To ‘Servant’

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The stars of the new Apple TV+ series, "Servant," carefully chose their words during the show's Global Red Carpet Premiere at BAM Howard Gilman...

Cast and Creators of ‘Frozen II’ Share Music, Memories, and Positive Portrayals of Both...

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Disney's newest animated feature, "Frozen II" hit theaters this weekend, but it was a big celebration two weeks ago when the cast and creators...

Interview: Matthew Puccini Discusses Art, Emotion, and His Short Film ‘Lavender’

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At the Sundance Film Festival in January, writer and director Matthew Puccini introduced his short film, "Lavender." The film tells the story of a young...

Rising Circuit: ‘Waves’ star Kelvin Harrison Jr. Makes a Big Splash in 2019

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As distributors continue to roll out their awards hopefuls throughout the fall and winter months, you won't want to miss "Waves," the sensational new...

Interview: Michael Steiner Talks ‘Wolkenbruch’s Wondrous Journey Into the Arms of a Shiksa’

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Among this year's official Oscar submissions, few will resonate as easily with audiences as Switzerland's "Wolkenbruch's Wondrous Journey Into the Arms of a Shiksa."...

Interview: Composer Alan Silvestri Shares What ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Means to Him

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Alan Silvestri has been scoring films and television for decades, writing some of the most recognizable music of the movies. Some of his iconic...

Interview: ‘Harriet’ Editor Wyatt Smith Discusses Film, Kasi Lemmons, Upcoming “The Little Mermaid”

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At the Toronto International Film Festival we had a chance to catch up with Wyatt Smith, the film editor who cut the potential awards...

Interview: Byron Bowers Discusses Knitting, Hard Work, and Sleeping On the Job for ‘Honey...

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Comedian Byron Bowers has been working on the stand up circuit for years. Now he appears in Shia LaBeouf's "semi" autobiographical film, "Honey Boy." The...

Interview: Composer Max Richter Discusses Experimental Music and Scoring ‘Ad Astra’ Twice

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It's been eleven years since Max Richter burst onto the scene with the score for Oscar-nominated, "Waltz With Bashir," an animated feature that would...

Interview: Timothy Greenberg Talks About the Long, Rewarding Road to Netflix for ‘Living With...

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What must it be like to come face to face with the better version of yourself? That's essentially the premise behind show-runner and writer Timothy...

Interview: Mati Diop Discusses the Social Relevance of ‘Atlantics’

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Born and raised in France of Senegalese heritage, director Mati Diop made a sparkling debut at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival when she made...

Preview: Apple TV+’s ‘Dickinson’ Offers Fresh Take On The Poet

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPp7AQBRONk "Dickinson" Global Premiere Red Carpet, Brooklyn: One thing the team behind Apple TV+ series “Dickinson” wants to make perfectly clear is this is not...

Interview: Ira Sachs Reflects on Working With Isabelle Huppert and Filming in Portugal for...

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Everybody loves taking a vacation. For director, Ira Sachs, Portugal provides a lush, new setting for his textured family drama. In "Frankie," Isabelle Huppert plays a...

Interview: VFX Supervisor Rob Legato On Creating Authenticity in ‘The Lion King’

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The art of visual effects has been through many phases in its evolution. From the early days of fishing wire and stop-motion to today's...

HIFF Interview: Producer Todd Lieberman on ‘The Aeronauts’ and Falling In Love With Movies

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Todd Lieberman has been producing films for more than 20 years. He earned his first Academy Award nomination with "The Fighter" in 2010, and...

Interview: Producers Rachel Shane and Adrian Alperovich Share Their Excitement for ‘Motherless Brooklyn’

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"Motherless Brooklyn," Edward Norton's long-gestating adaptation of the novel by Jonathan Lethem, was the closing night film at this year's New York Flim Festival. The...

HIFF Interview: Mark Landsman Dishes the Dirt on ‘Scandalous: The True Story of the...

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What happens when a New Yorker with ties to the mob buys a supermarket tabloid and sets out to make it the most widely-read...

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