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READ >> When Akira Kurosawa Met Abbas Kiarostami

READ >> When Akira Kurosawa Met Abbas Kiarostami

“You may not know how popular you are in my country. Both the intellectuals and
ordinary people like your works. In fact, you and the late Alfred Hitchcock are
the most popular foreign filmmakers in Iran.” – Abbas Kiarostami

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LISTEN >> This Profile of Charlie Kaufman Has Changed

LISTEN >> This Profile of Charlie Kaufman Has Changed

Kaufman and I quickly settled into a routine of talking on the phone every Wednesday,
usually for an hour and a half or longer at a time. At least once, to be polite,
I offered to give him a break, but Kaufman didn’t seem to want one.
“The more we talk, the more I have a chance of saying
something that’s not idiotic,” he said.

READ >> Truffaut’s Last Interview

READ >> Truffaut’s Last Interview

“I’m very skeptical of storylines. So much so that I turn a script’s narrative
over in my head endlessly, to the point that often, at the last minute,
I want to cancel the filming of it.”

READ >> Todd Haynes’s “Safe” Is Now a Tale of Two Plagues
WATCH >> Ernest Dickerson recounts casting Tupac in “Juice”
WATCH >> David Lynch In Conversation

WATCH >> David Lynch In Conversation

David Lynch shares his insights into his life, his work and his many passions
– painting, film, music and meditation during his visit to Australia for
‘David Lynch: Between Two Worlds’.

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LISTEN >> The Team Deakins podcast

LISTEN >> The Team Deakins podcast

We have so many ideas for episodes now and are being joined by people in different areas of the craft.
We find ourselves continually coming back to the collaborative nature of the film business
and this makes us want to delve into all the areas of making a film.