In this week's episode, the British filmmaker Mike Leigh speaks about his latest Mr. Turner and his filmmaking process and career. The talk took place during the New York Film Festival as part of the HBO Directors Dialogue series
The Close-Up: ‘Film Comment’ Editors Discuss Their Recently Released Best Films of 2014 Poll Results
Film Comment's Violet Lucca, Nicolas Rapold, and Gavin Smith discuss the Best Films of 2014 in this bonus episode of the Film Society's podcast series, The Close-Up.
Marion Cotillard takes the spotlight in this week's edition of The Close-Up, the Film Society of Lincoln Center's weekly podcast series, two weeks before her latest, Two Days, One Night, opens in theaters.
The young writer/director speaks with film critic Amy Taubin about the process of getting the film made, moving to Los Angeles after his directorial debut, and being referred to as "the next Scorsese" on this week's episode of the Film Society's podcast, The Close-Up.
This two-part episode of the Film Society's weekly podcast, The Close-Up, features two conversations with the late Mike Nichols, including a 2007 event with Elaine May at the Walter Reade and a wide-ranging talk with Wendy Keys in 2004.
Available via iTunes, SoundCloud, and Stitcher, The Close-Up will feature conversations with filmmakers, actors, and others who regularly visit the Film Society throughout the year, in addition to featuring talks with guests from past decades.
Laura Poitras discussed her new documentary about Edward Snowden, the NSA, and surveillance in two conversations following its rapturous world premiere at the 52nd New York Film Festival.
The director and cast describe the process of retelling this disturbing story of all-American ambition following a pre-screening of the award-winning film. Foxcatcher screened in the Main Slate of the 52nd New York Film Festival.
Hear Alex Ross Perry, Jason Schwartzman, Joséphine de La Baume, cinematographer Sean Price Williams, and editor Robert Greene discuss Listen Up Philip, screening at NYFF.