Interviews - Actors


Overdraft Protection: Chloë Sevigny Talks to Amalia Ulman About her Feature Debut, El Planeta

Ale Ulman and Amalia Ulman in El Planeta (Photo by Rob Kulisek)

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By Oct 11, 2021

“Multitasking in Film is Quite Stressful”: Sean Penn and DP Daniel Moder on Flag Day

Sean Penn and Danny Moder (center) on the set of Flag Day (Photo by Allen Fraser) © 2021 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Ever since his directorial debut with The Indian Runner in 1991, Sean Penn has been intent on keeping a certain tradition of American cinema alive: the tradition of directorially self-effacing, behavior-driven movies for adults in which complicated men and women…  Read more

By Aug 19, 2021

“Our Crew was Three People”: Slow Machine’s Paul Felten, Joe DeNardo and Stephanie Hayes on Their Rivette-Inspired Punk Thriller

Slow Machine

Originally published out of Rotterdam 2020, this interview with the creators and star of Slow Machine is being republished today alongside the film’s release from Grasshopper Film. It is currently available for streaming through Metrograph. Kudos to the author of…  Read more

By Jun 4, 2021

“This Writing Really Calls To Me. It’s Huge in My Life. It Also Just Repels Me.”: Bill Irwin On His Irish Rep Virtual Theater Piece, On Beckett / In Screen

Bill Irwin in On Beckett / In Screen (Photo: Irish Rep)

Bill Irwin premiered On Beckett at the Irish Repertory Theatre in 2018. In the piece he explored Samuel Beckett’s writing by performing selections and offering commentary about the impact the Irish author has had on his life. When the COVID-19…  Read more

By Feb 16, 2021

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