Filmmaker Videos


Trailer Watch: Todd Haynes’ Carol, Final Trailer

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What an exquisite final trailer for Todd Haynes’ Patricia Highsmith adaption, Carol! Haynes’s film, a story of forbidden love set in a 1950s’ New York, is pure cinema, every moment carefully calibrated and achingly expressed. Carol is Filmmaker‘s Fall, 2015…  Read more

By Nov 20, 2015

Trailer Watch: Jeff Nichols’ Midnight Special, Once Again Starring Michael Shannon

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Michael Shannon has been in each Jeff Nichols feature so far, and with Midnight Special the director/star duo of Shotgun Stories, Take Shelter and Mud graduate to (seemingly) big-time studio money. (The actual number, per this interesting article, is a relatively modest $18 million.) It’s…  Read more

By Nov 20, 2015

Short Film Premiere: Francesca Coppola’s Jonny Come Lately

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“What can be said of a connection that seems to border on captivity? Where does the line between violence & intimacy exist?” That’s how Francesca Coppola introduces her sophomore short film, Jonny Come Lately, further described as focusing on “a…  Read more

By Nov 20, 2015

Watch: Charlie Lyne’s Copycat, A Short Film About the Proto-Scream

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This short film by Charlie Lyne (whose zippy, highly enjoyable essay/compilation film about teen movies, Beyond Clueless, is still available on Netflix Instant) tells the story of Rolfe Kanofsky, a pioneer who maybe got scalped. Barely out of high school, Kanofsky…  Read more

By Nov 18, 2015

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