Robert Lieberman on “They Call It Myanmar” image

Robert Lieberman on “They Call It Myanmar”

The documentary filmmaker explains how he came to film from academia, the origin of his interest in Burma, the obstacles to filming there and how he came to interview opposition party leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

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Interview with Susan Youssef, “Habibi” image

Interview with Susan Youssef, “Habibi”

The promising young director opens up about the inspirations behind her first feature, the response she's received from audiences around the globe, and what it means to her to be part of the Film Society's New Arab Cinema series.

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Interview with Michel Lipkes, “Malaventura” image

Interview with Michel Lipkes, “Malaventura”

The director on his d├ębut film, contradictions in Mexican culture and making a sentimental film without venturing into melodrama.

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Interview with Joe Berger on “The Apple” image

Interview with Joe Berger on “The Apple”

"NYC's Apple Super-Fan" discusses the movie's resurgence 25 years after its initial release, what makes it better than other cult classics, and the origins of his obsession.

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Interview with Matias Meyer, “The Last Christeros” image

Interview with Matias Meyer, “The Last Christeros”

The writer-director discusses his Latinbeat film, nature, non-professional actors and Dutch filmmaker Johan van der Keuken.

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Interview with Dominga Sotomayor, “Thursday Till Sunday” image

Interview with Dominga Sotomayor, “Thursday Till Sunday”

The Chilean director discusses her intimate portrait of an unraveling family, the universality of adolescence, working in cramped quarters and her decision to shoot on film.

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Alysa Nahmias & Benjamin Murray on “Unfinished Spaces” image

Alysa Nahmias & Benjamin Murray on “Unfinished Spaces”

The directors of this documentary screening at Latinbeat discuss their unique collaboration and the connection between architecture and Cuba's cultural identity.

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Interview with Kenya Marquez, “Expiration Date” image

Interview with Kenya Marquez, “Expiration Date”

Latinbeat opens Friday with Kenya Marquez's impressive debut feature Expiration Date. Read our interview with the filmmaker about its balance between darkness and humor, shifting perspectives, and her inspiration for the project.

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Interview with Linda Goldstein Knowlton, “Somewhere Between” image

Interview with Linda Goldstein Knowlton, “Somewhere Between”

The filmmaker discusses finding subjects for her documentary about young girls adopted from China, the themes of identity and belonging, and the intimacy of the subject matter for her as an adoptive mother. Screens Thursday in Art of the Real with Q&A!

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Brian M. Cassidy & Melanie Shatzky on “Francine” image

Brian M. Cassidy & Melanie Shatzky on “Francine”

The directors of tonight's Indie Night film, which features a powerhouse performance by Oscar winner Melissa Leo, discuss how she became attached to the project, the transition from documentary to narrative filmmaking, and the themes of loneliness and hope.

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