Interview: Composer Dustin O’Halloran Talks About Finding the Emotional Tone in ‘The Hate U...

Dustin O'Halloran didn't necessarily set out to become a composer of film score. But his particular style of music made him a perfect fit...
First Man

Interview: VFX Supervisor Paul Lambert Describes the Arsenal of Techniques for Creating the Look...

Paul Lambert has had quite a varied career in the world of visual effects. His filmography includes "Mission: Impossible II," a couple of "Harry...

INTERVIEW: Eva Vives Sits Down to Talk About Her Timely Film ‘All About Nina’

Some movies just come at a deeply needed moment. As an accused sexual predator is seated on the Supreme Court, a film about a...

INTERVIEW: Filmmakers Robert Clift and Hillary Demmon talk ‘Making Montgomery Clift’

Family legacies run deep. Certainly this is true of celebrity families as well. Often times, a star’s persona focuses on one tragic detail or...

Interviews: Tamara Jenkins, Kathryn Hahn, and Kayli Carter Discuss Their ‘Private Life’

There are a lot of films about pregnancy and parenthood. But there are few that spotlight the difficult for couples who find themselves unable...
Crazy Rich Asians

Interview: Myron Kerstein Discusses Editing ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and Why We Need Romantic Comedies

"Crazy Rich Asians" was one of the biggest hits of the summer. A romantic comedy from a major studio, coupled with a cast of...

Interview: DP and Producer Brandon Riley on ‘Slice,’ A24 Horror, and Chance the Rapper

There are some indie hits that sneak up on audiences. This especially appears to be the case in the horror genre, where smaller films...

INTERVIEW: Mary Elizabeth Winstead Discusses Stand Up Comedy and ‘All About Nina’

For my money, Mary Elizabeth Winstead gives the performance of the year so far in "All About Nina." It's not even close. Her work...

INTERVIEW: Peter Dinklage, Elle Fanning, and Reed Morano Discuss ‘I Think We’re Alone Now’

Small productions with a small cast and a small crew. By its very nature, that's going to create an intimate working environment. In the...

Interview: Director Craig William Macneill Discusses His Experiences Working on ‘Lizzie’

As we roll into awards season, several films from this year's Sundance Film Festival are making their way to theaters. One such picture is "Lizzie,"...

INTERVIEW: TIFF Documentary Programmer Thom Powers Talks 2018 Festival

Few stages are bigger than the Toronto International Film Festival. One of the largest festivals in the world, a single TIFF program can eclipse...

Interview: Marci Rodgers Discusses Designing Costumes for ‘BlacKkKlansman’

Spike Lee's "BlacKkKlansman" has found its way into the hearts of audiences across the country. The film, which is set in the 1970s, is...

Interview: Actress Aya Cash on ‘Brand New Old Love,’ ‘You’re the Worst’ and Directing

The world of independent filmmaking still feels like the wild west in today's entertainment. Many fun and exciting films continually surprise us from the...

INTERVIEW: Sound Designer Jacob Ribicoff on ‘The Vietnam War’ and ‘Fahrenheit 451’

Crafting sound design can be an extremely complex process. Many of the best designers work across multiple genres and mediums of entertainment. One of...

Interview: Barry Alexander Brown on ‘BlacKkKlansman’ and Spike Lee

Some editors have made a career by winning the trust of talented filmmakers. Thelma Schoonmaker will almost always edit Martin Scorsese. Michael Kahn has cut most Steven Spielberg movies. For Barry...

Interview: Tom Fleischman Talks ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ ‘Fahrenheit 451,’ and Scorsese

Sound Mixer Tom Fleischman may not be a household name, but you have certainly watched some of his incredible work over the years. Fleischman began as...

INTERVIEW: DP Ben Kutchins on the Dreamlike ‘Ozark,’ Jason Bateman, and More

This year brought a lot of very strong cinematography to television. "Barry" and "Atlanta" both showcased some amazing shots throughout the season. The return...

Interview: Legendary Production Designer Eugene Lee Talks ‘Saturday Night Live’

It's not often that you're able to speak to a legend. However, there's no other way to describe Mr. Eugene Lee. Eugene has one of...

Interview: Editor Brian A. Kates Talks ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ and ‘We the Animals’

One of the series that has a big night ahead of itself is "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" from Amazon Prime. The 8-episode drama follows Midge Maisel...

Interview: Costume Designer Jane Petrie Discusses Dressing the Royals in ‘The Crown’

Jane Petrie may have one of the coolest jobs in television. She designs costumes for the Netflix Original Series, "The Crown." In this historical...

Interview: Cinematographer Adriano Goldman Discusses Crafting the Look of ‘The Crown’

If you want to know about the environment on a film or television set, the people to talk to are the so-called below-the-line craftspeople....

INTERVIEW: Joe Dulude II Talks Makeup for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live,’ ‘Wicked’ and More

It's difficult to pull off a live show in the theater. It's even more difficult to pull off the show in front of millions...

Interview: Michael Yezerski Discusses Creating the Music of ‘Blindspotting’

After premiering at the Sundance Film Festival in January, critics and audiences alike have embraced another independent film set in the gentrified locale that...

INTERVIEW: Emmy-Nominated Cindy O’Connor Talks ABC’s ‘Once Upon a Time’

A show that often went unrewarded for its spectacular work was "Once Upon a Time," a fantasy series that aired on ABC until this...

INTERVIEW: Stephanie Maslansky Talks Costumes for Marvel and ‘Luke Cage’

Designing superhero costumes can be extremely difficult. Ever since the Joel Schumaker "Batman" films, there's an added pressure of not making an iconic character seem...

INTERVIEW: A Discussion with ‘Blockers’ Director Kay Cannon

Kay Cannon knows how some of you felt when you first saw the marketing for "Blockers." The comedy seemed potentially like a misguided sex...

INTERVIEW: Director Clio Barnard Discusses Craft, Healing, and Her Latest Film, ‘Dark River’

There is always something so refreshing about talking with women in the film industry. They bring perspectives that feel new and interesting. Imagine the...

INTERVIEW: Talking ‘Sicario: Day of the Soldado’ with VFX Supervisor Alexandre Lafortune

In 2015, a new war film from the mind of Taylor Sheridan and Denis Villeneuve came storming into theaters. The film focused on the War on Drugs, and...

INTERVIEW: ‘Leave No Trace’ Star Ben Foster Talks Acting

Sitting down to talk with Ben Foster is an experience. The actor is at times deeply intense, but also quick to laugh or connect...

INTERVIEW: Debra Granik Discusses Her Return to Narrative Filmmaking With ‘Leave No Trace’

If Debra Granik had been a man, it's likely that she wouldn't have the huge gaps between films that she has. That's sort of...

Interview: Daniel Lawson Discusses Designing Costumes for ‘The Good Fight’

Daniel Lawson may just have one of the best jobs on television. He is the lead costume designer for the CBS All Access series,...

CIRCUIT BREAKER INTERVIEW: Director Andrew Haigh Discusses Despair and Hope and His Latest Film...

"Lean on Pete" is the story of a lonely, abandoned teenage boy who finds friendship with a fading racehorse. Together, they go on a...

CIRCUIT BREAKER INTERVIEW: Jennifer Lopez, Simon Cowell and More NBC Stars Talk TV, Social...

As Emmy season is upon us, the attention shifts from the big screen to the small screen. With so much to see on television, cable,...

Interview: Seth Meyers and Katie Hockmeyer Love the Night Life at NBC

NBC has long been a leader in late night television. After some very public drama a few years ago, their current lineup took shape...

Interview: Costume Designer Erin Hirsch Crafts the Looks for ‘The Voice’

As reality competition shows have risen to popularity in the past two decades, much of the crews of these shows remains underappreciated. One of...