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THR’s Scott Feinberg will moderate the Feb. 6 sit-down with Paul Thomas Anderson, Guillermo del Toro, Greta Gerwig, Christopher Nolan and Jordan Peele. The five filmmakers who were nominated earlier this month for the best director Oscar — Phantom Thread‘s Paul Thomas Anderson, The Shape of Water‘s Guillermo del Toro, Lady Bird‘s Greta Gerwig, Dunkirk‘s
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The four-part series will move the setting of Lucy Kirkwood’s Olivier-winning stage play to the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. William Oldroyd, the British director of 2017 indie hit Lady Macbeth, is to helm a four-part adaptation of Lucy Kirkwood’s acclaimed stage play Chimerica for U.K. network Channel 4. Chimerica, which won the Olivier Award for
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Chile’s ‘A Fantastic Woman,’ nominated for the best foreign language film, also stars trans actress Daniela Vega. Oscar nods for women and minorities drew many of the headlines in Tuesday’s nominations, but this year’s Academy Awards also mark a breakthrough for transgender filmmakers. Yance Ford, the director of the documentary Strong Island and a trans man,
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[Warning: This story contains spoilers from the Black Mirror season four episode, “ArkAngel.”] Though Black Mirror is an anthology comprised of stand-alone stories, one of the new season four episodes sticks out from the rest in an unassuming way. “ArkAngel,” directed by Jodie Foster and starring Rosemarie DeWitt, doesn’t bring with it the typical futuristic,
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Six top filmmakers — also including Patty Jenkins, Denis Villeneuve, Angelina Jolie and Joe Wright — open up about choosing the right projects (“You don’t want to end up in a bad marriage”), firing staff and what it feels like to direct a movie that bombs: “People think you move on, but you don’t.” What
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Elsewhere at the independent film celebration earlier this week, ‘Call Me by Your Name’ star Timothee Chalamet and director Luca Guadagnino tease the prospect of a sequel (or sequels) to the acclaimed coming-of-age romance, which won best feature. Get Out and Call Me by Your Name were the big winners at Monday night’s Gotham independent
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The Londoner also helmed ‘Dutchman’ and ‘They Might Be Giants,’ edited Kubrick films and enjoyed a “hysterical” moment at the 1969 Academy Awards. Anthony Harvey, who received an Oscar nomination for directing The Lion in Winter, the 1968 historical drama that starred Katharine Hepburn, Peter O’Toole and, in his movie debut, Anthony Hopkins, has died.
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Martin Scorsese is executive producer of the Spirit Award-nominated film, a coming-of-age story set in the Romani community of Calabria, Italy. Italian-American director Jonas Carpignano will be honored with the Capri Hollywood Rising Star Award for his latest film A Ciambra, which is Italy’s submission for consideration for the best foreign-language film Oscar. Carpignano will
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Ronan joins THR’s Actress Roundtable to discuss her buzz-worthy film and Hollywood’s sexual harassment allegations. Saoirse Ronan is creating a lot of buzz this awards season with her starring role in Lady Bird, where she plays an opinionated and strong-willed teenager. She sat down with The Hollywood Reporter for the Actress Roundtable — alongside Jennifer
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