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heroes and anti-heroes: Loving the villain
OCTOBER 22, 2016
The voices behind THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA, BRIDESMAIDS, and RACHEL GETTING MARRIED deliberate how the most impressionable characters – both good and evil - are compelling because of their flaws, complexities, and personal truths. Accompanied by the short film, MENTIROSO by writer/director Will Shipley about trailing a young boy whose incessant lies are almost as far-fetched as an astonishing encounter with the most beautiful girl in town.
zombies and groot - bringing comics to life
OCTOBER 8, 2016
RECTIFY: RAY MCKINNON ON CHARACTERS AND CULTURE
OCTOBER 1, 2016
america ferrera on the storyteller's responsibility
SEPTEMBER 24, 2016
Producer/Emmy®-award winning actress, America Ferrera talks about her early roles in film and television including the hit show Ugly Betty, Real Women Have Curves, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and working with Ryan Piers Williams on the independent film The Dry Land.
a conversation with Oliver stone and john milius
SEPTEMBER 17, 2016
One of the oldest genres has long been obsessed with the pain, patriotism and catastrophic honesty of battle. In this episode, two stalwarts, behind such classics as Red Dawn, Born on the 4th of July, and Apocalypse Now, deconstruct the life and death realities of working in the war machine. Featuring Oliver Stone and John Milius. Film: Veterans by Miguel Alvarez.
comedy that resonates
SEPTEMBER 10, 2016
Curb Your Enthusiasm and Seinfeld writer/producer Alec Berg and Bridesmaids director and Freaks and Geeks creator Paul Feig pull back the curtain to show how they create comedy that resonates with us all. Followed by the hilarious short film Spit by writer/director Benjamin Hayes. Paul will never have his first kiss until he overcomes his fear of saliva.