On telling the story that you can tell.
In which the two distinguished directors talk generational shifts, Jane Birkin, work and family—and the time capsule that is KUNG-FU MASTER.
‘Three years after 9/11 … we felt we were at war and those tensions ran high. But now we can look back on it and see it for being a different time.’
Silva talks about his largely autobiographical hybrid, NASTY BABY.
‘I’ve learned to accept that it’s OK to see the importance of things that are goofy.’
Hou Hsiao-hsien: ‘It’s not a dance performance, it’s an assassination—it’s got to be quick!’
Michael Almereyda on EXPERIMENTER.
‘THE FORBIDDEN ROOM is haunted by the spirit of sexploitation from start to finish.’
Nathaniel Dorsky and Jerome Hiler on collaboration, haiku, light and color as ‘Luminous Intimacy’ opens in New York.
‘The sense of disassociation is important. I was really interested throughout the whole film to match form and function.’
Drawing inspiration from Céline Sciamma, Agnès Varda and Kelly Reichardt—’because they always know how to hit you where it hurts.’
‘We really did not want to say goodbye to this brilliant, imaginative and totally committed group of actors and media artists.’