The Archive is a collection of cinephile-friendly findings around the web, including rare or never-before-seen photos, interviews, footage or any other bits related to classic or independent cinema. If you have any suggestions, feel free to tweet to @TheFilmStage. Check out the rundown below.
Twenty photos from the set of Federico Fellini‘s La Dolce Vita.
Listen to an 11-minute interview with Stanley Kubrick discussing Barry Lyndon, The Shining and Full Metal Jacket. [Cinephilia & Beyond]
Watch Andrei Tarkovsky‘s first short film The Killers, based on the short story by Ernest Hemingway. [A Bittersweet Life]
Watch TIFF’s tribute video to Roger Ebert.
An international poster for Jean Renior‘s La Grande Illusion.
Watch a 100-minute documentary on the making of Steven Spielberg‘s Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
Watch cinematographer Jack Cardiff discuss shooting Powell & Pressburger’s Black Narcissus.
Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. If we were provided screener copies, we’ll have our own write-up, but if that’s not the case, one can find official descriptions from the distributors. Check out [...]
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we believe it’s our duty to highlight the recent, recommended titles that have recently hit the interwebs. Every week, one will be able to see the cream of the crop (or perhaps some simply interesting picks) of [...]
In theaters now, Ivan Reitman‘s new film, Draft Day, does quite a bit with a hard subject. Part of that is the writing, but a lot of the success on screen is due to the amassing of talent Reitman manages and the flash he implants into ordinary scenes. The life of a GM during a tumultuous and pressure-packed [...]
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not [...]