Category: Interviews

Cheatin’ – A Conversation with Bill Plympton

We were lucky to catch a screener of the animated film, Cheatin’  and also talk to the film’s director, Bill Plympton. Be sure to catch the film in select theaters and on Vimeo!

Usvsfilm: Your hard work really shows in Cheatin’. It’s very unique and it’s like a one of a kind story. I’m sure the script is structured differently from other films, so what was your process of getting it ready like and set for production?

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5 to 7: A Conversation with Victor Levin and Berenice Marlohe

We were luck to catch a screening of the film 5 to 7 from IFC Films and talk to the film’s director, Victor Levin, and lead actress, Berenice Marlohe. Be sure to check out the film in theaters now! Mild Spoilers

Usvsfilm: I love all the long takes and hearing the dialogue fill in the scenery throughout the film. Can you talk about some of the inspirations you had maybe in real life or movie-wise that created the whole environment in 5 to 7?

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Walter: A Conversation w/ Andrew J. West and Anna Mastro

We were lucky to catch the film, Walter, and talk to director Anna Mastro and lead Andrew J. West. Be sure to check out the film in theaters now and on VOD.

Usvsfilm: What was it like adapting a short film to a feature length? Were there any obvious things that you wanted to change, or things that you wanted to add on from the short film?

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Remote Area Medical – A Conversation w/Jeff Reichert and Farihah Zaman

We were lucky enough to catch a screening of the film Remote Area Medical and interview the film’s directors, Jeff Reichert and Farihah Zaman.

Check out the trailer here and keep updated with the film on its official website here.

Now playing in Select Theaters.

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Obvious Child: A Conversation with Jenny Slate and Gillian Robespierre

We were lucky enough to catch a screening of the film Obvious Child and interview the film’s director, Gillian Robespierre, and star of the film, Jenny Slate.

Check out the trailer here and keep updated with the film on its official tumblr here.

Now playing in Select Theaters. Everywhere June 27.

Usvsfilm: So what would you say the movie is about?

Jenny: The movie is a romantic comedy with a modern story and a really interesting character study of this woman named Donna.

Gillian: Who happens to be a stand-up comedian who lives in Brooklyn and discovers she’s pregnant.

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This Week in Music Videos: A Conversation with Chris Toumazou, co-founder of Compulsory

Hello again, fellow readers. Jourdan here and I’m back again (yes seriously) with another great interview that I did with another well-established music video director.

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