Fox Searchlight's "12 Years a Slave" has a vast scope and an attention to detail that belies its fast, relatively low-budget shoot: 35 days and under $20 million. Director Steve McQueen says he likes…
Hans Zimmer's two late-2013 films couldn't possibly be more different: "Rush," a driving, in-your-face rock score for a competing pair of 1970s Formula One race car drivers, and "12 Years a Slave," a…
Variety Screening Series Q&A: Director Steve McQueen and the Cast of ’12 Years a Slave’ on the Importance of Creating an Accurate Historical Drama (VIDEO)
“12 Years a Slave” director Steve McQueen, actress Lupita Nyong’o, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Alfre Woodard discuss the Fox Searchlight drama.
J.C. Chandor ("All Is Lost"), Ryan Coogler ("Fruitvale Station"), Scott Cooper ("Out of the Furnace"), Steve McQueen ("12 Years a Slave") and John Wells ("August: Osage County") joined in a Focus on…
With his recent film “12 Years A Slave” garnering critical acclaim, director Steve McQueen is now eying the small screen for one of his latest projects. HBO has confirmed to Variety that it is…
Steve McQueen's hard-hitting slavery drama represents his boldest and thorniest essay yet on the uses and abuses of religion.
Julia Roberts, Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey were among the honorees at the Hollywood Film Awards.
"In the words of a famous countryman of mine, John Lennon, 'All you need is love,'" said "12 Years a Slave" director Steve McQueen upon receiving his Hollywood Breakout Director Award, the first…
Stockholm film fest’s 24th edition is set to kick off with Steve McQueen’s critically-aclaimed “12 Years A Slave” and close with Stephen Frear's “Philomena.” The half-time film is Abdelattif…
The makers of “12 Years a Slave” are in town this week, in advance of its Oct. 18 bow. And the Internet is buzzing with tales of Sunday’s partially-empty screening at the Academy and the…