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The lead actress Oscar race came to Santa Barbara Monday as "Room's" Brie Larson and "Brooklyn's" Saoirse Ronan received dual tributes.
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In the latest installment of Variety‘s Contenders Conversations, “Brooklyn” star Saoirse Ronan discusses how her own Irish-American journey is reflected in the movie, and director John Crowley and…
Within the first few minutes of "Brooklyn's" debut screening at Sundance (and in the States), director John Crowley realized he had something big on his hands. "We were so tense and anxious and, by…
Fox Searchlight's "Brooklyn" was filmed on a tight budget, mostly in Montreal, a challenge for artisans to re-create 1950s New York and Ireland. Director John Crowley spoke with Variety about his key…
For Odile Dicks-Mireaux, designing the costumes for "Brooklyn" became a personal journey, because screenwriter Nick Hornby's storyline mirrored the postwar journey of her own parents. "My mom left…
“Brooklyn,” starring Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson and Emory Cohen, tells the story of a young Irish immigrant torn between two homes and two men. Shot in just 35 days in three countries on two…
Ask Ridley Scott about the importance of music in his films and he simply replies, "It's everything," adding that probably every director feels the same way. "If you don't have great music, your film…
Every year, Variety asks prominent directors to talk about the fellow directors whose work moved them.