Roger Durling's Big Picture
Santa Barbara’s leading movie buff divulges his 10 best of 2011, which he admits was no stellar year. Read story.
Friday, January 6, 2012
A chat with director Michel Hazanavicius about how he made The Artist, which is leading this year's Oscar buzz. Read story.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
A chat with The Descendants’s director Alexander Payne and actress Shailene Woodley. Read story.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Talking about the new film Martha Marcy May Marlene with director Sean Durkin and actor John Hawkes. Read story.
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Roger Durling speaks with Oscar-winning actor about his latest directing effort, The Ides of March. Read story.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
SBIFF's head honcho delivers his annual report from the continent's two most important film festivals. Read story.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Chatting Aron Ralston, arm amputation, James Franco, and more with director Danny Boyle. Read story.
Monday, November 15, 2010
Our annual report from the Telluride and Toronto film festivals. Read story.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Director Aaron Schneider and writer C. Gaby Mitchell discuss Robert Duvall’s latest role. Read story.
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
Speaking with Lisa Cholodenko, the force behind the timely and touching film The Kids Are All Right. Read story.
Thursday, August 12, 2010
Chatting with Mark and Jay Duplass, the brothers behind Cyrus. Read story.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010
Roger Durling talks with director James Ivory about his first film since the death of partner Ismail Merchant. Read story.
Thursday, May 20, 2010
Enigmatic filmmaker Werner Herzog says he’s a better writer than director. Read story.
Thursday, April 1, 2010
Fashion designer Tom Ford discusses A Single Man, his directorial debut. Read story.
Friday, December 18, 2009
Viggo Mortensen helps bring Cormac McCarthy's post-apocalyptic book to life. Read story.