Category Archives: FILM

INTERVIEW WITH CRISTIAN MUNGIU

By Anita Malhotra Romanian film director Cristian Mungiu has distinguished himself with a series of award-winning films that explore social issues in Romania in a highly realistic style. The best known of these is the riveting drama 4 Months, 3 … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH JEAN-PHILIPPE TREMBLAY

By Anita Malhotra Canadian-born, U.K.-based filmmaker Jean-Philippe Tremblay spent five years researching, producing and directing the documentary Shadows of Liberty, which explores censorship and corporate control of the U.S. media. Featuring the personal stories of six journalists and interviews with … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH CHARLES BERNSTEIN

By Anita Malhotra Hollywood film composer Charles Bernstein has written scores for more than 100 feature films, TV movies and documentaries. Drawing upon a background in classical music (including composition studies at Juilliard) and a fluency in pop, world, jazz … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH DENNIS DORTCH

By Anita Malhotra Dennis Dortch is a Los Angeles-based filmmaker whose debut feature – A Good Day to be Black & Sexy – is a series of vignettes that aim to portray Black sexuality realistically. Screened at the 2008 Sundance … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH LEE DEMARBRE

By Anita Malhotra Director Lee Demarbre’s films are infused with a passion for B movie genres: Hong Kong action flicks, horror movies, musicals, Blaxpoitation films and Mexican wrestling films, to name a few. A 16mm short – Harry Knuckles and the … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH SANDRA SCHULBERG

By Anita Malhotra Sandra Schulberg is a New York-based producer whose credits include Waiting for the Moon (Sundance Grand Jury Prize, 1987) and the Oscar-nominated Quills. Her most recent project, Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today, was shown at the 2010 Berlin … Continue reading

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