Watch video of Franco's conversation with Film Comment editor Gavin Smith about his reworking of Gus Van Sant's New Queer Cinema touchstone "My Own Private Idaho" after a screening at this year's Film Comment Selects festival.
Filmmaker Jonathan Demme and actor Paul Le Mat came to Film Society for an extended conversation between a "50 Years of the New York Film Festival" double feature of "Handle with Care" aka "Citizen's Band" (NYFF '77) and "Melvin and Howard" (NYFF '80).
Watch full video of our Q&A with the celebrated documentary filmmaker following a screening of his debut feature "Gates of Heaven" (NYFF '78), part of our ongoing series 50 Years of the New York Film Festival!
"Cinematic Goddess: American Sex Symbol, The Films of Raquel Welch" opens tomorrow and features 10 of Welch's most memorable performances across five days. Welch will be in person for intros and Q&As at many screenings, serving pure glamour of course!
Every day at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Eugene Hernandez hosted a live podcast from the KPCW studios in Park City, UT, chatting with the filmmakers, industry and insiders with the latest buzz from the 2012 event. Catch up with each daily show.
Tuesday's show began with a discussion of the legacy of indie film champion Bingham Ray with David Dorius and Christine Vachon, followed by chats with Sundance directors Craig Zobel ("Compliance") and David and Nathan Zellner ("Kid Thing") and a very special appearance by comic book icon Stan Lee!
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.