Interviews Tue, 20 Oct 2015 09:21:00 GMT Film/DVD reviews, interviews and features. Interview: Abi Morgan & Sarah Gavron…Suffragette…10/16/2015 /interviews/424 [Morgan:] Part of our desire was to give voice to the voiceless...these extraordinary working-class women. Mon, 19 Oct 2015 04:15:11 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Cary Joji Fukunaga & Abraham Attah…Beasts of No Nation, True Detective…10/15/2015 /interviews/425 [Fukunaga:] I‘m not sure where I‘m headed...I still look at all these movies as an experience to learn from. Fri, 16 Oct 2015 04:34:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Hou Hsiao-Hsien…The Assassin…10/12/2015 /interviews/426 Everybody understands when we make a conventional technique…it‘s very direct. But I feel that‘s reducing the human power of observation... Mon, 12 Oct 2015 17:16:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: James Vanderbilt…Truth, Zodiac, The Amazing Spider-Man…10/2/2015 /interviews/427 It‘s a tricky‘re going to get different accounts of different instances from different people. Fri, 02 Oct 2015 17:26:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Lino Capolicchio…The Garden of the Finzi-Continis…9/25/2015 /interviews/428 [De Sica was] Like a general...he said to me, ‘I want to see in your eyes all the psychological passages of your emotion.‘ Fri, 25 Sep 2015 17:58:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Lily Tomlin & Paul Weitz…Grandma, Admission…8/22/2015 /interviews/422 [Tomlin:] I like to do it want to get as much information, as much input as you can...I like to learn something that I can do in the scene... Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:10:33 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Sir Ben Kingsley…Learning to Drive, Gandhi, Sexy Beast…8/25/2015 & 3/05/2005 /interviews/72 I was taught to deeply respect the written word...the role is on the page, the character is in me, and I suppose I bring my intuition and my wisdom and my love of language to that page, and that‘s how it comes to life. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Marielle Heller & Bel Powley…The Diary of a Teenage Girl…8/3/2015 /interviews/423 [Bel Powley:] Reading it made me realize how much we don‘t talk about about teenage female sexuality. Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:41:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Jason Segel & James Ponsoldt…The End of the Tour…5/2/2015 /interviews/421 [Segel:] I really did relate to this feeling of extreme caution that, uh, even something I say off-handedly could now be printed out-of-context, anywhere, for the rest of my life. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:10:55 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Kyle Patrick Alvarez & Dr. Philip Zimbardo…The Stanford Prison Experiment…7/23/2015 /interviews/420 [Alvarez:] I wanted it to be a collaborative environment. I didn‘t want to pit the actors against themselves. The characters are pitted against each other. So the actors didn‘t have to be. Sat, 25 Jul 2015 03:03:58 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Theodore Bikel…My Fair Lady, Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholem Aleichem…08/01/2014 /interviews/419 I‘m a communicator. I reach an audience by whichever means are possible, and my voice is one of them. The other is the ability to clearly enunciate what it is that I want to say...And to treat everything as a story to be told. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 06:48:32 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Parker Posey…Irrational Man…July 10, 2015 /interviews/418 When I got to set, [Woody Allen] kind of showed me what the temperature of the movie was. I didn‘t know if I was in a comedy. I didn‘t know the tone. I thought a lot about jazz when I was working on this. Sat, 18 Jul 2015 03:08:20 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Tab Hunter--Damn Yankees!, Tab Hunter Confidential--6/20/2015 /interviews/417 It‘s not an easy business... Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18:36:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Thomas Mann, Olivia Cooke, & RJ Cyler…Me and Earl and the Dying Girl…6/5/2015 /interviews/412 [Mann:] It‘s about the importance of opening up, or letting people in, and making real connections. Even if you‘re facing rejection, it‘s ultimately more fulfilling, and you at least can learn something from it... Sun, 14 Jun 2015 21:17:19 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon…Me and Earl and the Dying Girl…6/5/2015 /interviews/411 The script already has such a beautiful rhythm...quite playful and fun...As he starts to come of age, the movie starts to be still and quiet, and so that‘s the kind of big picture that we set out to design the film together. Sun, 14 Jun 2015 20:49:06 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Gaspard Ulliel…Saint Laurent, Hannibal Rising…4/26/2015 /interviews/410 It‘s a prison movie when you think about know, his being watched, infantilized. And yeah we‘re talking about this specific period of his life and his career where it‘s a dialectic between work and life, and enjoyment and freedom... Fri, 15 May 2015 16:18:57 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Jason Schwartzman & Bob Byington…7 Chinese Brothers…5/2/2015 /interviews/409 [Schwartman:] This kind of guy is in a fog type of can have a period in your life...where you look back and you go ‘Gosh. I was in a stasis then. I didn‘t do anything.‘ There‘s no movement. And I think Larry‘s in that zone. Fri, 08 May 2015 22:43:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Michiel Huisman…The Age of Adaline, Game of Thrones…4/13/2015 /interviews/407 There‘s parts of me that can be very confident...I guess in real life I don‘t really dare to do that, yeah, because I don‘t think it‘s smart to do, and I‘m not confident enough. But to do it in a role, it‘s fantastic. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 02:38:02 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: John Boorman…Queen and Country, Hope and Glory, Point Blank, Excalibur…2/26/2015 /interviews/406 From its very origins, particularly when it was black-and-white filmed, film was so closely connected to dreaming. And it‘s probably why people connected to it so readily... Mon, 09 Mar 2015 05:24:00 GMT Peter Canavese Interview: Simon Jones…The Hitchhiker‘s Guide to the Galaxy, Blithe Spirit…1/25/2015 /interviews/405 Along comes the maid at the end, in the sleepwalking scene. And to my amazement, she’s wearing Arthur Dent’s dressing gown. Not any more, I hasten to say, because it was too big for her. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:15:47 GMT Peter Canavese