Back to IndieWire

Indiewire Podcast: Should We Care About ‘Furious 7’?

Indiewire Podcast: Should We Care About 'Furious 7'?

In this week’s episode, Kohn and Thompson debate the merits (or lack thereof) in “Fast 7,” which leads to a broader discussion of studio movies and the tendency for Hollywood to hire young indie directors. They also speculate about the upcoming Cannes Film Festival lineup.

Further reading on topics from this week’s episode:

Disney Goes Indie with Alex Ross Perry Take on Live-Action ‘Winnie the Pooh’

Why Manoel de Oliveira Was More than Just the World’s Oldest Filmmaker

5 Ways for Cannes to Improve Its Old-Fashioned Lineup, Plus Top Contender Lists

Screen Talk is available on iTunes. You can subscribe here or via RSS. Share your feedback with Thompson and Kohn
on Twitter or sound off in the comments. Browse previous installments here, review the show on iTunes and be sure to let us know if
you’d like to hear the hosts address specific issues in upcoming
editions of Screen Talk.

Sign Up: Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news! Sign up for our Email Newsletters here.

This Article is related to: News and tagged , , , , , , ,

Get The Latest IndieWire Alerts And Newsletters Delivered Directly To Your Inbox