Interview: Abbas Kiarostami, “Like Someone in Love” image

Interview: Abbas Kiarostami, “Like Someone in Love”

The Iranian master on working through language barriers in his latest. Japan-set film, as well as the ongoing debate between digital and film, the tragic "misunderstandings" between Iran and the U.S., and much more in this fascinating interview.

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Interview: Bruce Checefsky on Franciszka and Stefan Themerson image

Interview: Bruce Checefsky on Franciszka and Stefan Themerson

Bruce Checefsky of the Cleveland Institute of Art discusses Poland's first avant-garde filmmakers, how their work expresses the fraught situation in Warsaw in the late 1920s and early 1930s, and his recreation of Themerson films lost during the Nazi occupation and World War II.

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Daily Buzz: Sundance Episode 1 image

Daily Buzz: Sundance Episode 1

The Sundance Film Festival typically begins with a question. Which film on this year's slate will achieve the level of success found by one of last year's hits. And so, Sundance 2013 begins with festival goers asking: "What will be this year's Beasts of the Southern Wild?"

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Interview: Zuzanna Solakiewicz, “Yorzeit” image

Interview: Zuzanna Solakiewicz, “Yorzeit”

Director Zuzanna Solakiewicz reveals a little-known piece of Jewish history: a gravesite in Poland of three holy masters, covered up during World War II. Travel to Poland with Meir Moszkowicz on Yorzeit (the anniversary of the death of Master Zvi) in this beautiful documentary.

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Interview: Karen Thorsen & Tracie Holder, “Joe Papp in Five Acts” image

Interview: Karen Thorsen & Tracie Holder, “Joe Papp in Five Acts”

How did New York end up with public theater, Shakespeare in Central Park, and subway posters for Broadway shows? How did Meryl Streep, David Mamet, and George C. Scott get started? Directors Tracie Holder and Karen Thorsen discuss their documentary portrait of the man responsible for it all, Joe Papp.

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Interview: Destin Daniel Cretton, “I Am Not a Hipster” image

Interview: Destin Daniel Cretton, “I Am Not a Hipster”

The filmmaker behind December's Indie Night film speaks about his directorial approach, conflicting defintions of what is art and what is a hobby, and the largely unrecognized San Diego arts scene.

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Interview: Radu Gabrea, “Three Days Till Christmas” image

Interview: Radu Gabrea, “Three Days Till Christmas”

Romanian director Radu Gabrea talks about his latest docu-drama about the Romanian revolution and the final three days of the rule of communist leader Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife Elena.

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Podcast: Showcasing the Next Wave of Romanian Cinema image

Podcast: Showcasing the Next Wave of Romanian Cinema

Against the expectations of many, a trio of Romanian culture warriors fought to bring this year's Making Waves festival to the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Hear them talk about the event in a special podcast interview.

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Interview: “Of Snails and Men” image

Interview: “Of Snails and Men”

We sat down with director Tudor Giurgiu and actors Andi Vasluianu and Monica Bîrlădeanu to discuss their Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema opening night film, the true events that inspired it, balancing humor and drama, the Romanian film community, and sperm donation.

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Interview: Casey Pugh, “Star Wars Uncut” image

Interview: Casey Pugh, “Star Wars Uncut”

Back in June, we interviewed the creator of this shot-by-shot, "crowdsourced" tribute to George Lucas' sci-fi masterpiece, which has an encore screening this Friday in our ongoing midnight movies series!

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