Industry

Scenes from Kung Fu Panda 3, Batman Vs Superman; and The Jungle Book
Meher TatnaMarch 21, 2017

In a country addicted to 3-hour long movies that are mash-ups of every genre (musical numbers, bodice-ripping melodrama, action and chase scenes...

Images from the recovery of the doomed Russian submarine Kursk, 2000-2001
Serge RakhlinMarch 21, 2017

“She just sunk” – that was the response of the newly elected (in 2000) president of Russia, Vladimir Putin to the journalist’s question of what...

Producer Ramsey Naito
Margaret GardinerMarch 15, 2017

“Often in my career I have been the only woman in the room”, notes Ramsey Naito, one of the producers of The Boss Baby, an animated movie about...

Directors Damien Chazelle and Barry Jenkins, Golden Globe winners
Serge RakhlinMarch 14, 2017

It may be a little early to speak about an American “New Wave” in film, but when Damien Chazelle (32) becomes the youngest ever person to win best...

Actors Kumail Nanjiani, Mahershala Ali and Riz Ahmed
Sam AsiMarch 7, 2017

Even as American policy cracks down on immigration from Muslim majority countries, there are signs that in Hollywood attitudes are changing...

Golden Globe nominee Mahershala Ali, 74th Golden Globes
Sam AsiMarch 6, 2017

As American policy cracks down on immigration from Muslim majority countries, there are signs that Hollywood may be changing its attitude towards...

Judy Hofflund on set of Murder on the Orient Express with director and star, Kenneth Branagh
Margaret GardinerMarch 6, 2017

“I was very happily not working,” notes Judy Hofflund, who had retired after 30 years in the business as an agent and manager, “but I had to say...

Sound editors Mildred Iatrou Morgan and Ai_Ling Lee
Margaret GardinerFebruary 28, 2017

“Ai-Ling Lee and I would like to do big tentpole movies,” says Mildred Iatrou Morgan, the co-sound editor of La La Land, “As a team, we haven’t...

Bill paxton, Golden Globe Nominee, at the 67th Golden Globe Awards
Luca CeladaFebruary 26, 2017

News of Bill Paxton’s sudden passing at 61 sent shockwaves though Hollywood. The four-time Golden Globe nominee was an artist who easily straddled...

Editor Joi McMillon, "Moonlight"
Margaret GardinerFebruary 24, 2017

Being an editor is a “happy coincidence,” according to Joi McMillon, the first African-American woman nominated for an Oscar for Best Film Editing...