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Screen Talk: Mike Nichols, Steve Jobs Biopic, Oscar Updates and Doc Shortlists

Screen Talk: Mike Nichols, Steve Jobs Biopic, Oscar Updates and Doc Shortlists

We debate stunning black-and-white Polish foreign film submission “Ida,” Studio Ghibli 2-D animation contender “The Tale of the Princess Kayuga,” Ava DuVernay’s “Selma” and Clint Eastwood’s “American Sniper” and digging into the changing rules behind picking the leading Oscar documentary feature shortlist candidates.

Read: ‘Ida’ Director Pawel Pawlikowski Answers 10 Questions.

We also explore the reasons Sony passed on the Aaron Sorkin/Danny Boyle film adaptation of Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography that was to star Christian Bale and then, possibly, Michael Fassbender.

Read: Assessing Seven Animated Feature Oscar Contenders.


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