Bel Powley, László Nemes, Mya Taylor, Jonas Carpignano
Bel Powley, László Nemes, Mya Taylor, Jonas Carpignano

Indiewire's Springboard column profiles up-and-comers in the film industry worthy of your attention.

Springboard: Jeremy Jordan Sings His Way to Stardom in 'The Last Five Years'

SXSW Springboard: The Promising Newcomer Behind Gay Muslim Drama 'Naz and Maalik'

SXSW Springboard: Eugene Kotlyarenko Lets It All Hang Out in 'A Wonderful Cloud'

Springboard: Anja Marquardt Breaks Boundaries With Sex Surrogate Drama 'She's Lost Control'

Springboard: What It's Like to Open the Cannes Film Festival As a First-Time Actor

Son Of Saul
Sony Pictures Classics "Son of Saul"

Springboard: Meet the First-Time Director Behind 'Son of Saul,' the Holocaust Drama That Wowed Cannes

Springboard: Meet the Directors Behind 'Sweaty Betty,' a Film Unlike Anything Playing on the Festival Circuit

Springboard: Why This Horror Filmmaker Thinks the Genre is In a Good Place

Springboard: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon on Moving From TV to Owning Sundance With 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl'

Springboard: 'Eden' Breakout Felix de Givry on Hanging With Daft Punk

Springboard: Natalia Tena on '10,000 KM,' 'Game of Thrones' and How Sex Scenes are 'Language with Action'

"Tangerine"
Magnolia Pictures "Tangerine"

Springboard: 'Tangerine' Star Mya Taylor on Why Transgender Actors Are Part of a Movement

Springboard: 'Fort Tilden' Writer and Director Sarah-Violet Bliss Knows Why You Hate Her Characters and Is Totally Okay With It

Springboard: '6 Years' Star Ben Rosenfield Wants You to Be Vocal About His Film

"6 Years"
The Orchard "6 Years"

Springboard: The One Mistake 'Listening' Filmmaker Khalil Sullins Wants Other Creators to Avoid

Springboard: 'Wildlike' Writer-Director Frank Hall Green Went to 150 Film Festivals -- And Doesn't Regret It

Springboard: How 'Beasts of No Nation' Star Abraham Attah Got His Big Break By Just Being a Regular Kid

Beasts Of No Nation
"Beast of No Nation"

Springboard: Why Writer-Director Diastème Believes His Controversial 'French Blood' is More Relevant Than Ever

Springboard: Karl Glusman on the Fear and Freedom of Shooting Gaspar Noé's 3D 'Love' Sex Scenes

Springboard: Why Sarah Gadon is One of Hollywood's Most Reliable Rising Stars

Springboard: How 'Rock in the Red Zone' Filmmaker Laura Bialis Found Her Story in a Warzone

Springboard: Why It Took Filmmakers Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi a Decade to Finish 'Making a Murderer'

Springboard: Cole Doman's Feature Debut is Worth Celebrating in Bold 'Henry Gamble's Birthday Party'