LA LA LAND Review, Interviews & the Golden Globes

2016 was a year of great films, one of which is a Golden Globe frontrunner and Oscar hopeful, entitled ‘La La Land’. We met and spoke to ‘La La Land’s’ Emma Stone twice last year—our first meeting was Opening Night of the 39th Mill Valley Film Festival this…

06 Jan 10:13 PM 0 Read More...

Interview: THE EAGLE HUNTRESS director Otto Bell [VIDEO]

A breathtaking documentary narrated and executive produced by STAR WARS’ Daisy Ridley (also executive produced by Morgan Spurlock), THE EAGLE HUNTRESS, a Sony Pictures Classics film directed by Otto Bell, is an inspiring film that leaves one breathless and is fueled by adventure. The movie takes the viewer through the…

11 Nov 3:38 PM 0 Read More...

Nicole Kidman's LION Wins MVFF39 Audience Favorite Award

LION (2016), starring Academy Award-winning actress Nicole Kidman as Sue, a loving and well-to-do wife and mother based in Australia, and Dev Patel (Slumdog Millionaire, MVFF 2008), who plays her adoptive son Saroo, is a true story of adoption and one person’s desparate search for his…

28 Oct 4:18 PM 0 Read More...

MVFF39 Interview: Director Pablo Larrain on 'Jackie' [VIDEO]

Chilean director Pablo Larrain [‘Tony Manero’ (2008), ‘No’ (2012), ‘Neruda’ (2016)], attended the 39th Mill Valley Film Festival to present his film ‘Jackie’ starring Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman [‘Black Swan’ (2010), ‘Closer’ (2004)], whose performance is exceptional and extremely moving. ‘Jackie’ is a film about First Lady Jackie Kennedy…

25 Oct 4:43 AM 0 Read More...

MVFF39 Interview: Ewan McGregor on 'American Pastoral' [VIDEO]

Actor Ewan McGregor makes his directorial debut with ‘American Pastoral’ (2016), a crime and drama picture starring McGregor himself as Seymour “Swede” Levov, along with actresses Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning. The film, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning Philip Roth novel, is mysterious, intriguing and thrilling. We caught up…

16 Oct 12:59 PM 0 Read More...