Sexo Y Tortillas – Directed by Priscilla Alvarez

An American woman flies to a small town in Mexico to visit her estranged auntie. She is a traveling saleswoman. What she sells shocks the culture and vibrates the town, but it also brings women together.

Q&A with Finola Dwyer, Saoirse Ronan, and John Crowley

What in your own life has helped you connect with the story?
John Crowley: I moved to London when I was 27 to direct a play at the National Theatre. Having been back and forth from London since I was about ten, I knew London better than I knew Dublin.

Q&A with Damien Chazelle and Emma Stone

How did you prepare for the role of Mia?
Emma Stone: I met Damien while working on Cabaret in New York. That was my first professional exposure to singing and dancing

Q&A with Chloé Zhao and Brady Jandreau

Can you take us through the process of making this film? There was a long period of time when you were building toward something like this.
Chloé Zhao: During my third year at NYU, I was thinking about what feature film to make. That’s when I first went out to Pine Ridge.

Q&A with Alexander Payne

Most of your films are connected to specific real-world locations. How did you approach this film where you created the place of Leisure Land?
Alexander Payne: Well it’s simply what the screenplay required.

NATIONAL BOARD OF REVIEW ANNOUNCES 2016 AWARD WINNERS

MANCHESTER BY THE SEA NAMED 2016 BEST FILM OF THE YEAR BY
 THE NATIONAL BOARD OF REVIEW *** 
The Organization’s Annual Gala will be held on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 with NBC’s Willie Geist set to return as host   New York, NY – (November 29, 2016) – The National Board of Review has named […]