This week we bring you a review of Bong Joon-Ho’s Okja, an interview with Elle Fanning and more. You will also find a variety of member work centered around TIFF, as well as some review of current TV and movies out in theatres right now.
We hope you love this week’s posts – here they are for your entertainment!
Sean Kelly interviews Let Me Make You a Martyr filmmakers Corey Asraf and John Swab following the world premiere at the 2016 Fantasia Film Festival.
Kurt Halfyard interviews director Mila Aung-Thwin and physicists Mark Henderson and Michel Laberge on the film Let There Be Light, about the science of nuclear fusion and geeks out over getting a little technical and scientific.
Here’s Jordan latest review of Bong Joon-Ho’s Okja, which he remarks, “…takes the typical story of child and their pet, and turns it into an intense international action drama with very real stakes.”
Read the Review: A Girl and Her Super Pig
Ulkar had the opportunity to sit down with Elle Fanning to discuss her approach and way of understanding Mary Shelley. Fanning speaks about the emotional journey of becoming Shelley, saying, “It’s hard to describe how it feels, but each year everything feels different. And after filming this movie I felt older. I feel like I learned something and I was kind of led into it.”
Read the Interview: TIFF Interview: Elle Fanning Talks “Mary Shelley”
Writer-director Eliza Hittman discusses with Alex Heeney the genesis of Beach Rats, working with actors, and the sculptural elements of the male body.
Djia interviews director Denize Gamze Erguven about Kings featuring Halle Berry and Daniel Craig following the world premiere at TIFF.
Listen to the Interview (French language): Kings de la réalisatrice Denize Gamze Erguven en première mondiale avec Halle Berry et Daniel Craig
Podcasts This Week
Dan Gorman on See You Next Wednesday: Episode 287 – Casey & Dan Free-For-All Chat ‘Em Up
Emily Gagne on What About Meryl: Episode 42: Prime
James Green on Geek Hard: Episode 382: A Meta Made Killjoy
Matthew Price and Matt Brown on MAMO!: Mamo 475: The Man, The Myth
Ariel Fisher on A Frame Apart: Episode 59: Magic vs. Open Water
Thom Ernst on This Movie’s About You: Episode 48: Sarah Kolasky