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With Darlin’, Pollyanna McIntosh Is Part of the Rising Tide of Female Horror Directors
Time for a bloody change
"...went from feeling like there's not that many female directors around to 'Oh, half the directors this season will..."

March 8, 2019 Screens Feature by Britt Hayes

'Benji' Directors Coodie and Chike
Change, for better and for worse
"...coincidences I was able to sit down with the directors of ESPN Film’s Benji, Coodie and Chike – creators..."

Oct. 23, 2012 Sports Post by Will Eidam

'Black Pond' Directors Kingsley and Sharpe Speak!
An interview with 'Black Pond's directors
"...movement, but certainly there are a number of new directors doing some really amazing stuff that hasn't been tried..."

March 15, 2012 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

Acting on Directors
The spring retirement announced by City Manager Toby Futrell raises the question of how the city will fill key openings
"...how the city will fill key openings -- particularly directors of city departments -- while Futrell is a lame..."

Aug. 17, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Richard Linklater (Contemporary Film Directors)
Richard Linklater is a man with time on his mind

May 4, 2012 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Richard Linklater (Contemporary Film Directors Series)

May 4, 2012 Books Feature

Driven into Paradise: European Émigré Directors 1933-1950

April 18, 2003 Screens Feature

The Stratus Board of Directors

Dec. 1, 2000 News Feature

Brazil: The Director’s Cut

June 22, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Film Unveils March Lineup
So much ado!
"...was the wealth of standout films made by Austin directors. Today, the South by Southwest Film Festival unveils its..."

Jan. 31, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Working Girls
What do the eight films in the Austin Film Society's latest free series "Dance, Girl, Dance: Women Directors of the 70s and 80s" have in common? They are all works by inherently feminist filmmakers, and the chronological order of the series tracks the growth of American feminist thought during these two decades.
"...art. Even though women have been involved as mainstream directors since the beginning of American film -- with examples..."

May 18, 2001 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

2018 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Animation
Cartoon creations from Kobe to Goldilocks
"...A sextet of directors helm the French offering "Garden Party," a preposterously detailed..."

Feb. 9, 2018 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Actor Martinez
A meta-movie about a struggling actor
"...as a mobile computer repair technician. He hires two directors (Mike Ott and Nathan Silver, established arthouse filmmakers with..."

March 24, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Play's the Thing
Nine local directors on the secrets of season selection
"...can tell us a lot: about theatres and their directors, venues and their audiences, experiences and their reception. Last..."

Sept. 14, 2012 Arts Feature by Adam Roberts

Le Samourai
Fedoras and trench coats. Film noir in cool blues and greens. Melville's 1967 film is the real deal.
"...advent of “hit man chic,” there existed Jef Costello. Directors such as Quentin Tarantino and John Woo have always..."

May 30, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Gatekeepers
Six retired directors of Israel’s domestic intelligence agency candidly reflect.
"...script, to astonishing effect, giving voice to the retired directors of Shin Bet, Israel’s domestic intelligence agency...."

March 22, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

20,000 Days on Earth
This documentary (for which Nick Cave receives a script credit), gets inside the artist's notoriously fussy creative process.
"...“documentary” – Cave gets a script credit alongside the directors, which kind of invalidates the whole notion of hands-off..."

Oct. 3, 2014 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Three ... Extremes
This lush and horrific anthology film from three of the finest craftsmen working today – Fruit Chan, Chan-wook Park, and Takashi Miike – is an instantly memorable and squirm-inducing assemblage.
"...trigger the gag reflex. It helps immensely that the directors represent three of the finest craftsmen working in film..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Saraband
Ingmar Bergman’s final film continues his exploration into mankind’s willful inability to accept the inevitable, whatever that may be.

Aug. 12, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Femme Fatale
A triumph of style over logic, this is still one of the best films from this period of De Palma's career.
"...goes to show that today's young crop of thrill-happy directors (who exhibit few signs of excellence in either the..."

Nov. 8, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

"Nobody's Women" See the Light
Mexican Women Film Directors Series
"...this month-long, eye-opening retrospective of films by Mexican women directors (every Thursday night throughout October at the Dobie Theatre)..."

Oct. 6, 1995 Arts Feature

Visions of Light: The Art of Cinematography
"...that few people consciously think of: that is, the directors of photography who create a film's “look.” Genuinely engaging,..."

April 30, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Blood in the Face
"...sight, this is the best horror film in years. Co-directors Anne Bohlen (Roger & Me), Kevin Rafferty (director of..."

June 21, 1991 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The ABCs of Death
Horror anthology does it down to the letter.
"...this horror-film anthology. The film’s producers lined up 26 directors and assigned each a letter of the alphabet to..."

March 22, 2013 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A-B-C-Dethklok
'Metalocalypse' director for Drafthouse anthology plus contest news
"...The list of directors for Drafthouse Film's upcoming horror anthology The ABCs of..."

Aug. 28, 2011 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Crazy Love
Documentary portrait of a mutually obsessive, interdependent, tabloid-fodder marriage going on 30 years.
"...a mutually obsessive, interdependent marriage going on 30 years. Co-directors Klores and Stevens spin a documentary yarn that defies..."

June 15, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Kung Fu Hustle
Stephen Chow's chop-socky offering is a manic, hyperentertaining blend of classic kung-fu tropes, special effects, and outrageous comedy.
"...comedic timing and wondering why on earth no domestic directors are fashioning movies this plainly pleasurable. Chow and his..."

April 22, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Robots
There are no great animation advance in Robots, but neither is it a return to The Ice Age.
"...(which is the latest animated feature from Ice Age directors Chris Wedge and Carlos Saldanha). All it took to..."

March 11, 2005 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Four Rooms
"...films by four of American cinema's most promising young directors -- fails to live up to its promise and,..."

Jan. 5, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

A White-Knuckle Western
Co-directors Duane Graves and Justin Meeks aim to Kill or Be Killed
"..."Being co-directors is not for everyone," Graves said. "You need to..."

Feb. 26, 2016 Screens Feature by Joe O'Connell

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