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.
Happy birthday to Marcello Mastroianni, who would have been 89 today.
Watch a little-seen two-hour profile on Steven Spielberg, which aired in Japan in 1982. [@paulbullock]
Roger Deakins‘ handwritten list of his top ten films. [LoSceicco1976]
Watch a 24-minute documentary on Powell & Pressburger’s The Red Shoes.
Robert Bresson and Sergio Leone in Venice in 1972.
Every Alfred Hitchcock cameo.
Akira Kurosawa shaving Toshiro Mifune’s beard during the filming of Red Beard.
Martin Scorsese on Roberto Rossellini and the birth of the modern movie.
Robert De Niro and his father, Robert De Niro Sr.
Watch Bourbon Street Blues, a short film directed by Douglas Sirk and starring Rainer Werner Fassbinder from 1979. [The Seventh Art]
A batch of stills from the set of Bonnie & Clyde.
Watch a 20-minute documentary on the legacy of Stanley Kubrick‘s 2001: A Space Odyssey. [LoSceicco1976]
How in-flight films worked in 1925. [Emma Green]
Watch a one-hour masterclass on The Seven Samurai. [LoSceicco1976]
On the set of Federico Fellini‘s 8 1/2.
Watch a 20-minute interview with Jacques Tati from 1977. [The Seventh Art]
Sergei Eisenstein on the set of ¡Que viva México!.
Ingrid Bergman‘s 8mm home movies, on the set of Roberto Rossellini‘s Stromboli.
Alfred Hitchcock gives François Truffaut an award for Best Foreign Film for La Nuit Américaine (1974).
Watch a 3.5-hour writing masterclass with Oliver Stone.
Stanley Kubrick on the set of Paths of Glory.