Establishing an identity and a focus is always the biggest challenge for film festival organizers not affiliated with marquee events like Cannes, Telluride, Toronto and Sundance — even if they've…
Three major cinematographers – Janusz Kaminski ("Lincoln"), Phedon Papamichael ("Nebraska") and Wally Pfister ("The Dark Knight Rises") – have teamed to present Advanced Filmmaking, a series of…
When Paramount's "Nebraska" bowed in Cannes, the reaction was positive, but a little muted; most of the attention was on the performance of Bruce Dern (who went on to win the prize for best actor).
Alexander Payne's sixth feature is another low-concept, finely etched study of flawed characters stuck in life's well-worn grooves.
Judd Apatow's instincts have rarely been sharper, wiser or more relatable than in "This Is 40."
Cinematographers include Caleb Deschanel, Andrew Lesnie, Robert Richardson, more...
Oscar-winning cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond on Phedon Papamichael's work on "The Descendants"
Oscar-winner Wally Pfister talks about the work of cinematographers Phedon Papamichael and Darius Khondji
"Thor" cinematographer Haris Zambarloukos on Phedon Papamichael's work on "The Descendants"
George Clooney's fourth feature as a director observes the inner workings of a Democratic presidential campaign through the eyes of a hotshot press secretary who isn't as smart as he thinks he is.
Brad Silberling's "10 Items or Less" is more than a touch aware of how outside the studio zone it's wandering. Interplay between Morgan Freeman as an unemployed movie star and Paz Vega as a…