A Star Is Born, Bradley Cooper’s directing debut, with Lady Gaga as the leading lady, was a special project.
A book by James Baldwin, a screenplay written and directed by Barry Jenkins, If Beale Street Could Talk is a 1950s story taking place in Harlem.
Director Karyn Kusama wanted an extremely gritty and realistic approach for the hair and make-up design for Destroyer.
The film is based on a New Yorker article about a career criminal and con man who, after multiple stints in prison, assembled a bank-robbing bunch of older men.
One great thing about a Coen brothers’ movie is their appreciation for characters. They are certainly well awarded for developing characters on paper and then bringing them to life on film.
When Geordie and I sat down with Mike Malone, the line producer for Godless, we hadn’t been to bed yet. Working all night on a Fraturday (Friday into Saturday), we met with him at a local Santa Fe tea house, bleary-eyed.