The creator and director of the new documentary Shirkers on loss, growing up in Singapore, and the 26-year journey that led to the film’s release.
The actor on the new film, The Hate U Give, self-preservation, and telling important stories.
My favorite movies about change.
Sara’o Bery and Leronn Brooks discuss the show “On Whiteness” and destabilizing white supremacy through art.
Documenting my love for the French filmmaker.
The director and star of the movie Eighth Grade talk about the internet, acting, and growing up with anxiety.
July 2018: Point of View
The bassist on the iconic punk band’s new documentary, Here to Be Heard: The Story of the Slits.
The filmmaker and composer on her creative process, self-confidence, and navigating the world of tech.
Films that restore faith in love and romance.
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