Interviews, Etc.

Links to interviews, profiles, and biographical entries at Cinemablographer and other great sites!

Director Jean-Marc Vallée on location shooting Wild.
Courtesy Fox Searchlight Pictures

At Cinemablographer:

Science and Serendipity: Akash Sherman Talks Clara
Architecture of Vision: Matthew Hannam and Sarah Gadon's Paseo
Incident Report: Margot Robbie, Sebastian Stan, and Craig Gillespie Talk I, Tonya
'It's Not All About You Anymore': Mike White, Ben Stiller and Austin Abrams Talk Brad's Status
'The Swamp Has Risen': John Madden Talks Miss Sloane
'How Wild It Was to Let It Be': Jean-Marc Vallée and Laura Dern on Adapting Wild
'Tag-Teaming It': James L. Brooks, Kelly Fremon Craig and Co Talk The Edge of Seventeen
'The Fault Lines of America': David Mackenzie Talks Hell or High Water
Cutting It: Film Editor Matthew Hannam Talks Swiss Army Man
Super Boys: Lixin Fan Talks I am Here, China's One Child Policy, and Generation Y
'Not a Sad Clown Story': Igor Drljaca Talks The Waiting Room
Sleeping Giant Comes Home: Andrew Cividino Talks About His Award-Winning Festival Hit
Two Worthy Causes: Jennifer Mulligan and Emily Ramsay Talk Lights! Camera! Cure!
'Not a Movie, But a Movement': Davis Guggenheim Talks He Named Me Malala
This is the Part Where RJ Cyler and Me Talk Me and Earl and the Dying Girl: Earl Speaks
Extra! Extra! Ennis Esmer and Daniel Perlmutter Talk Big News from Grand Rock

The Slippers in 'Pause. Rewind. Fast-Forward: Documenting Movies'


In POV #110: "The Feeling That You Left"
In POV #110: Justice for Colten
In POV #109: Sites of Memory: Igor Drljaca's The Stone Speakers
In POV #109: Short Circuit
In POV #108: Rocky Mountain High: Grant Baldwin's This Mountain Life
In POV #108: Power to the People: Shasha Nakhai's Take Light
In POV #108: The Hottest of Hot Docs
In POV #107: Gentle Giants: Denis Côté's  A Skin So Soft
In POV #106: The Freshmen 
In POV #105: North of Hollywood: Canadian Images, Canadian Arts
In POV #104: "You Say You Want a Revolution?": Mathieu Denis and Simon Lavoie on Those Who Make Revolution Halfway Only Dig Their Own Graves 
In POV #104: 2016 Film Programme Survey
In POV #103: Performing Documentary
In POV #102: Pause, Rewind, Fast Forward: Documenting Movies
In POV #100: Focus on Education Survey - Film Scenarios from Manitoba to Nova Scotia
In POV #100: TIFF 2015 Docs Report - A Tale of Underdogs and Masters
In POV #98: Hot Docs 2015 - Character Studies
In POV #97: TIFF 2014 Report on Docs
In POV #90: Hot Docs Shorts - Sweet, Sour, and Tangy
Feature: Ain't that America: The Films of Barbara Kopple
Interview: "Different Places": Jeffrey McHale Talks You Don't Nomi
Interview: Asking Dr. Ruth
Interview: Defying Categorization: Ingrid Veninger Talks The World or Nothing
Interview: For Sama and For Syria: An Interview with Waad al-Kateab and Ed Watts
Interview: A Song From the Streets: Jimmy Hendrickx Talks A Punk Daydream
Interview: Barbara Kopple's "Canadian Doc": A Talk with the New Homeland Director
Interview: "All Grown-Ups Were Once Children": Charles Officer Talks Invisible Essence: The Little Prince
Interview: Anne Innis Dagg and Alison Reid Talk The Woman Who Loves Giraffes
Interview: The MVPs: Gabe Polsky Talks In Search of Greatness
Interview: On Docs and Divas: Tom Volf Talks Maria by Callas
Interview: TIFF Talk - Sine Plambech and Janus Metz Talk Heartbound
Interview: TIFF Talk - Andrey Paounov and Christo on Walking on Water
Interview: Stargazing: Alison McAlpine Talks Cielo
Interview: Food for Thought: Maya Gallus's The Heat
Interview: A Song for Reconciliation: The Power of Gurrumul
Interview: An Acadian Tragedy: Samara Chadwick's 1999
Interview: Tube Stakes: Michael Sparaga's United We Fan
Interview: An Eye for Beauty: Lisa Immordino Vreeland Talks Love, Cecil
Interview: "This is the story of immigration in Canada": Michèle Hozer Talks Sponsorland
Interview: Pushing Against the Status Quo: A Talk with One of Us's Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing 
Interview: The Façade of Settler Patriotism: Wayne Wapeemukwa Talks Luk'Luk'I
Interview: A Story of Hope: Matt Embry Talks Living Proof
Interview: From Stage to Screen: Amanda Lipitz Talks Step
Interview: Alan Zweig Talks Hope
Interview: Lisa Rideout Talks Take a Walk on the Wild Side
Interview: A NCFD 150 Convo with After the Last River's Vicki Lean
Interview: The Largest Film Festival the World Has Ever Seen: NCFD 150
Interview: Michael Melski Talks Perfume War
Interview: Pornography, Rape, and Mostly Sunny: A Talk with Dilip Mehta
Interview: Sébastien Chabot Talks The Gardener 
Interview: Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais Talks What Lies Below
Interview: Jack Pettibone Riccobono Talks The Seventh Fire
Interview: Larry Weinstein Talks Leslie Caron: The Reluctant Star
Interview: Asha Siad and Roda Siad Talk 19 Days
Interview: Sébastien Rist, Aude Leroux-Lévesque, and Nikuusi Elijassiapik Talk Living with Giants
Interview: Alan Zweig Talks Hurt
Interview: Geneviève Dulude-Du Celles Talks Welcome to FL
Interview: Niobe Thompson and Darren Fung Talk The Great Human Odyssey

At Sharp

Interview: 1917 Stars George MacKay and Dean-Charles Chapman on Breaking the War Movie Formula
Interview: Lena Waithe discusses her debut screenplay Queen & Slim
Interview: Meet Daniel Roher, the director behind TIFF's opening-film on telling the story of Robbie Robertson and the Band

Interview: Late Night's Nisha Ganatra on Challenging the Old White Dudes of Network TV 
Interview: Armie Hammer Talks Hotel Mumbai

At the Toronto Film Critics Association:

Interview: Louise Archambault on And the Birds Rained Down
Interview: Quebec on Screen: Geneviève Dulude-De Celles Talks A Colony
Interview: Bart Layton Talks American Animals

At That Shelf

Interview: Talk to the Hand: Jeremie Clapin on I Lost My Body
Interview: Pain and Glory's Antonio Banderas on Finding Himself Again
Interview: Edward Norton and Gugu Mbatha-Raw on Motherless Brooklyn
Interview: Hotel Mumbai's Jason Isaacs, Anupam Kher, Nazanin Boniadi, and Director Anthony Maras on Finding Unity in Divisive Times
Interview: Danishka's Dystopia: Talking with the Level 16 Director
Interview: Cristina Gallego Talks Birds of Passage

My Winnipeg

At The Canadian Encyclopedia:

Film Entry: My Winnipeg
Film Entry: Stories We Tell
TV Entry: Degrassi
TV Entry: Mr. Dressup
TV Entry: The Beachcombers
Profile: Toronto International Film Festival
Biographical Entry: Dan Aykroyd
Biographical Entry: Tantoo Cardinal
Biographical Entry: David Cronenberg
Biographical Entry: Jonathan Crombie
Biographical Entry: Gerry Dee
Biographical Entry: Atom Egoyan
Biographical Entry: Sarah Gadon
Biographical Entry: Ryan Gosling 
Biographical Entry: John Greyson 
Biographical Entry: Paul Haggis
Biographical Entry: Sylvia D. Hamilton
Biographical Entry: Jill Hennessy
Biographical Entry: Jennifer Holness
Biographical Entry: Robert Lantos
Biographical Entry: Ron Mann
Biographical Entry: Peter Mansbridge 
Biographical Entry: Tatiana Maslany 
Biographical Entry: Don McKellar 
Biographical Entry: Carrie-Anne Moss
Biographical Entry: Mike Myers (coming soon!)
Biographical Entry: Catherine O'Hara (coming soon!)
Biographical Entry: Russell Peters
Biographical Entry: Martin Short
Biographical Entry: Gordon Tootoosis
Biographical Entry: Denis Villeneuve 
Biographical Entry: Alberta Watson
Biographical Entry: Moses Znaimer 

At BeatRoute:

Waves Breathes with Musicality: Trey Edward Shults and Kelvin Harrison on Their Searing Drama
Jazzing It Up: Edward Norton Speaks to the Music of Motherless Brooklyn
Everybody's Everything: Mezzy Silyan and Sebastian Jones on Their Lil' Peep Doc
Calm, Quiet Strength: Through Black Spruce's Tanaya Beatty
Let KiKi Layne Talk: The breakout star of If Beale Street Could Talk
Life Itself with Make You Cry: A Talk with Dan Fogelman
All in the Family: Bruce Sweeney Talks Kingsway
Spoken Like a Poet: Daveed Diggs Talks Blindspotting
Sorry to Bother You: Talking with director Boots Riley
Beast: Director Michael Pearce Uncovers Dark Chapter in Jersey's History
On Film and Vinyl: Jason James Talks Entanglement
Head of the Class: Kyle Rideout Talks Adventures in Public School
Dancing on the Edge: Sebastian Stan Talks I, Tonya

At the Ottawa International Animation Festival:

OIAF 40: Frédéric Back's Crac!