Oscar Season Creator Interviews

Not by any means a comprehensive list, but an idiosyncratic selection of interviews of interest in the run up to the Oscars.

And as a special bonus: Academy Award nominated screenplays

THE BIG SHORT
Michael Lewis (book author)’s hilarious take on Hollywood and writer-director Adam McKay
And funnyman Adam McKay’s take…
Superb interview with editor Hank Corwin

BRIDGE OF SPIES
Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg speak

BROOKLYN
Director John Crowley talks about recreating 1950s New York in Montreal

CAROL
Phyllis Nagy on writing Carol
And one on Phyllis Nagy and Patricia Highsmith
Cinematographer Edward Lachman on his secrets for shooting the past

CREED
Director Ryan Coogler talks to Ebony

THE DANISH GIRL
Tom Hooper (director) and team on The Danish Girl

HATEFUL EIGHT

INSIDE OUT
Co-writer and director Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera on being inside the head of an 11-year-old girl. And here.

JOY
Director David O. Russell and costume designer Michael Wilkinson dish on Joy‘s wardrobe

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD
DP John Seale talks filming the “Western on wheels”
Vice interviews George Miller and includes key clips
Production designer Colin Gibson on muscle cars, the desert, and cool bikes
Behind the costumes and make-up of Fury Road
Margaret Sixel on editing 470 hours of film and wanting every single shot to progress the story

THE MARTIAN
Director Ridley Scott opens up to Deadline
And to The Hollywood Reporter

ROOM
Emma Donoghue on adapting her own novel
Cinematographer Danny Cohen on shooting Room and The Danish Girl

SPOTLIGHT
Tom McCarthy and co-writer Josh Singer on their tribute to journalism
Also: Tom McCarthy talks with Variety
Terrific interview with editor Tom McArdle

STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON
14 Things Rolling Stone learned about the film doing their cover story
Also: Inside N.W.A.

STEVE JOBS
Aaron Sorkin interview with Jeff Goldsmith

YOUTH
David Lang talks about composing for a film about a composer

 

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