Years before tackling his first live-action feature, Zeitlin apprenticed under Ben Richardson (his future d.p.) on a stop-motion project in Prague.
There are no silver linings without dark clouds. Balancing the two proved writer-director Russell's consistent challenge in a story centered around a bipolar protagonist.
Pulled into the Bond universe by Daniel Craig (who unofficially invited the respected "American Beauty" auteur to helm the 23rd franchise entry),
American plays about troubled families are a dime a dozen. But American plays which do more than merely flirt with politics are scarce, and those attempting to meld the personal and political, like…
Some filmmakers made hay on familiar turf while others sailed off to risky places