Day four of our Sundance podcast saw guests John Cooper and Trevor Groth, the festival's Director and Director of Programming, respectively; Joe Berlinger, director of "Under African Skies;" Andrea Arnold, director of "Wuthering Heights;" and Matt Dentler of Cinetic Media / Film Buff.
Monday's guests included a critics roundtable made up of Peter Debruge of Variety, Greg Elllwood of HitFix, and Logan Hill of GQ, directors and producers of Sundance films "Shut Up and Play the Hits" and "Finding North," as well as Janet Pierson of SXSW Festival.
Now heading into its final week, the 21st edition of the festival continues to premiere fantastic new films and welcome filmmakers and stars for in person appearances at Film Society through Thursday.
Film Society's first broadcast from Park City, UT is a preview of this year's festival including films and filmmakers to watch, a recap of Art House Convergence, and a discussion of the business side of one of the most exciting events on the cinema calendar!
The actor's directorial debut is a poignant adaptation of the Shakespearean political tragedy—as relevant today as it was 500 years ago—starring Fiennes in the title role alongside a star-studded supporting cast that includes Academy Award winner Vanessa Redgrave, Gerard Butler, Brian Cox and Jessica Chastain.
The Museum of Modern Art and Film Society of Lincoln Center have announced the first seven official selections for the 2012 New Directors/New Films Festival, to take place March 21 – April 1.