This isn’t the awards show you’re looking for: Banksy Request to Appear at the Oscars in Disguise Rejected
In which we learn that Francis Ford Coppola considers his day job to be making wine: Francis Ford Coppola: On Risk, Money, Craft & Collaboration (via)
Wherein Godard makes a short doc about Woody Allen. via Rex.
Gondry > You.
It’s the Rum Diary, which is good news. The bad news is that people have been trying to make this movie for 17 years. It shouldn’t be that hard.
An old film school friend shot this movie. Go see it this weekend, New Yorkers.
A fun illustrated list of some of the master’s favorite tricks. Back in film school, this boiled down to one important sentence: Keep a bomb under the table. via YDA
Notes on documentary filmmaking: “Most of the tramps in the film I just ran into on the road. Ride with them for a while before bringing up the subject. ‘Oh hey, wanna be in my movie?’ ‘Huh?'”
“You have to figure that you had four grown men under the dashboard of that Studebaker.”