A visceral, swaggering performance in the prison drama is set to help propel the former Skins star to stardom. He reveals why 2014 is lining up to be his big year – and why he's ready for it
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To his fans, Wes Anderson's idiosyncratic films are things of wonder. Detractors, however, consider the Texan director's style fussy and mannered. Will his latest, The Grand Budapest Hotel, help settle the argument?
Issue XI: 1) 6 Filmmaking Tips from Steve McQueen 2) 37 Qualities of Better Film by Ted Hope 3) 5 Ideas that Will Change the Way You Produce Film 4) 10 Zero Budget Filmmaking Tips 5) Indiewire's Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding for Filmmakers 6) Achieving Creative Triumphs with Andrei Tarkovsky (and Making of Andrei Rublev) 7) The Making of Hunger with Steve McQueen, Michael Fassbender, & More
"The film industry needs a whole lot more knowledge and a lot less ideological posturing on issues such as windows when it comes to these new markets, perhaps more so because we are talking about a moving target. The on-demand world remains in its infancy and change is likely to be constant over the next few years." #filmdistribution #filmindustry
"In the world of film noir style becomes paramount," wrote Paul Schrader in his seminal "Notes on Film Noir." In The Noir Style, experts Alain Silver and James Ursini analyze the look of noir--its elements and their impact on the most American of film movements--revisiting the territory they made their own in their classic Film Noir: The Encyclopedia.