Stories By Max Weinstein
Crossing the Line
Crossing the Line: Andrzej Wajda, Pioneer of the Personal and Political in Polish Cinema (1926—2016)October 11, 2016
Andrzej Wajda, the powerhouse purveyor of Polish cinema with a celebrated knack for devastating depictions of...
Ken Burns: Netflix is Skywriting, Making a Doc is Like Making Maple Syrup, Human History Will Repeat ItselfSeptember 21, 2016
The Ken Burns effect, says Artemis Joukowsky, isn’t just an editing feature. “It’s the whole way...
Criterion Crash Course
Criterion Crash Course: Moviemaking Lessons from Criterion’s Blood SimpleSeptember 20, 2016
Whether you’re a moviemaker, critic or devoted film collector, lovers of cinema can all agree: A...
The Blair Necessities: Eduardo Sánchez and Simon Barrett Talk Blair Witch, Then and Now, and Changes in HorrorSeptember 16, 2016
Between Eduardo Sánchez co-directing The Blair Witch Project in 1999 and Simon Barrett writing Blair Witch in...
MovieMaker is Giving Away Criterion Releases Every WeekSeptember 15, 2016
Alongside our new series Criterion Crash Course, MovieMaker is giving away one new Criterion title each week! To enter, the...
Three Things Werner Herzog’s Lo and Behold Can Teach Moviemakers About Changing TechnologiesAugust 25, 2016
Werner Herzog doesn’t own a cell phone, but that doesn’t make him a technophobe. At first...
Releasing Your Demons: We Asked Some Pros to Discuss the Nature of the Horror Distribution BeastJanuary 20, 2016
Should you release your horror film in theaters before it hits video-on-demand? Or on VOD before...
- St. Vincent Gets Fake; Justin Chon Goes From L.A. to LA; Date Your Car September 16, 2021
- St. Vincent Pokes Fun at Her Own Ego in The Nowhere Inn September 16, 2021
- Killian and the Comeback Kids Director-Star Taylor A. Purdee on Unpredictable Obstacles — and Comets September 16, 2021