"The first time we rehearsed, I saw all these people in costumes shouting and spitting on the girl. Reality and fiction became confused. The whole day was very hard."
"Making films is physical work, and there is absolutely no guarantee that the end result will be any good, no matter how hard you and your friends try."
At times crude, violent and disorientating, "Khrustalyov" is also one of the few indisputable masterpieces of world cinema completed in the last 40 years, taking us to the limits of the political horrors of the last century
On Tuesday's show, director Adam Leon and the stars of Narrative Feature Grand Prize winner (and official ND/NF selection!) "Gimme the Loot" sat down to discuss their film. Other guests included filmmakers from "Starlet," "Tchoutipoulas," "$ellebrity," plus another edition of our critics roundtable.
Director Kenneth Lonergan and members of the cast and crew, including J. Smith-Cameron, Jean Reno and Matthew Broderick, sat down for a candid Q&A following a Film Comment Selects screening of "Margaret." The film returns for an extended run at Film Society March 23!
Morgan Spurlock, the filmmakers behind festival entries "Decoding Deepak," "Jeff," and "Gayby," Tim League of the Alamo Drafthouse, and a roundtable of critics from the LA Times, L Magazine and Hammer to Nail make up today's edition of the Daily Buzz from SXSW.
Our ongoing celebration of the New York Film Festival's 50-year history continues with entries from NYFF '82 and NYFF '83, playing back-to-back on Tuesday at 6:00pm and 8:15pm.