Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Jonathan Demme

  • Criticwire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Criticwire Survey: Gear-Changers

    Some of the best movies and TV shows turn into something very different by the time they're done. Critics pick their favorite switcheroos.

    Read More »
  • Press Play
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Jonathan Demme and the Close-Up Shot: A Video Essay

    Jonathan Demme's approach to the close up shot is effective on many emotional levels, largely due to the eye/lens relationship.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0
  • Press Play
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: 29 Movies Shaped by (and Preceding) Ingmar Bergman's 'Persona': A Video Essay

    The influence of Ingmar Bergman’s Persona is legion.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    How David Byrne Collaborated with Jonathan Demme on 'Stop Making Sense' (VIDEO)

    Talking Heads' David Byrne presented the restored music documentary of the legendary performances in "Stop Making Sense" at Lincoln Center last week and submitted to a Q & A. In the clip below, he talks about how he and director Jonathan Demme collaborated on bringing the stage show to the screen wi...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Criterion Collection Adds Jonathan Demme's 'A Master Builder' to Library

    Penned by and starring Wallace Shawn, "A Master Builder" is a meditative, end-of-life family drama. And it's coming to The Criterion Collection.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    15 comments
    tweet
    0

    The 10 Best Concert Movies Ever

    The concert movie is a strange and ambitious thing, marrying live music to moving pictures and permanently fixing a fleeting, one-night-only live event for the masses so that you can recreate it alone, on tape, whenever you like. It's a noble objective, but a difficult one. If you like, you can just...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Pour A Nice Chianti And Watch 90-Minute Documentary About The Making Of 'The Silence Of The Lambs'

    It's been nearly fifteen years since audiences were (re)introduced to serial killer and cannibal, Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Before Anthony Hopkins immortalized the role into pop culture legend, Brian Cox took on the part in Michael Mann's "Manhunter" in 1986, but neither that performance or film came clo...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Watch: 30-Minute Talk With Paul Thomas Anderson & Jonathan Demme About Robert Downey Sr.'s 'Greaser's Palace'

    A couple years back, The Criterion Collection issued "Up All Night With Robert Downey Sr.," a box set compiling the most oddball of the filmmaker's already wildly out there and experimental oeuvre. He's a fairly obscure talent, but one longtime fan has been Paul Thomas Anderson, who participated in ...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Avengers, Age of UltronListen: 30-Minute 'Avengers: Age Of ...The Playlist
  • Lucy Walker to Direct 'Buena Vista Social ...Women and Hollywood
  • 2015 Maryland Film Festival Kicks Off ...Shadow and Act