Five Questions for Twenty Feet from Stardom Cinematographer Nicola Marsh


Nicola Marsh was one of two cinematographers for Twenty Feet from Stardom, this year’s Oscar winner for Best Documentary. She’s worked with director Morgan Neville on a number of projects, including Troubadours and The Night James Brown Saved Boston as…  Read more


The Women of SXSW: Evaporating Borders Director Iva Radivojevic

Iva RadivojevicIva Radivojevic

Following “The Women of Sundance” article in our print and online additions, Danielle Lurie continues her coverage of female filmmakers with a series of interviews highlighting women directors at SXSW. In this interview, she talks with the director of the…  Read more


Interview with Watchers of the Sky D.P. Mai Iskander

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Filmmaker: Why this movie?  Why did you decide to do it? Iskander: Edet Belzberg’s film Children Underground was one of my favorite docs. When I went to meet her for the first time to talk about potentially working on her new film,…  Read more


Women of Sundance: The Foxy Merkins

The Foxy Merkins  team (Photo by Danielle Lurie)The Foxy Merkins team (Photo by Danielle Lurie)

“How elaborate is the camera?” The Foxy Merkins director Madeleine Olnek texted me as I was walking to photograph her with her female laden crew at Columbus Circle. “We would like to stage ourselves being hit by a cab,” she explained…  Read more