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 e-mail in or tweet to @TheFilmStage. Check out the rundown below.
In honor of Fred Astaire‘s birthday today, watch him in a rare 1976 interview and see a photo with Audrey Hepburn above.
See a list of Ingmar Bergman‘s favorite films, including Andrei Rublev, Rashomon, Sunset Boulevard, La Strada and more. [Frederik on Film]
A 1976 photo of Sofia Coppola at age 4 in the Philippines helping her father storyboard Apocalypse Now. [@filmystic]
In honor of Max Ophuls‘ birthday this week, watch British film critic V.F. Perkins discuss his career.
Watch Audrey Hepburn make her film debut in a 1948 travel documentary. [Movies.com]
Listen to producer Walter Mirisch discuss the making of The Great Escape. [Film School Rejects]
See behind the scenes photos from Ridley Scott‘s Blade Runner. [iznogoodgood]
A “secret” film club is launching at the reRun Theater in Brooklyn. [First Showing]
Watch an hour-long documentary on the history of independent cinema. [Cinephilia & Beyond]
Watch the trailer for the restored Blu-ray release of Cleopatra, out on May 21st.
BAMcinemaFEST 2013 line-up includes Ain’t Them Bodies Saints, Short Term 12 and The Spectacular Now. [BAM.org]
Watch David Gordon Green discuss his career in a one-hour chat at Tribeca Film Festival 2013.
5 things learned from Terrence Malick‘s editor Billy Weber at TCM Classic Film Festival. [The Playlist]
Watch a documentary on David Lynch‘s Blue Velvet titled Mysteries of Love, featuring interviews with Lynch, Kyle MacLachlan, Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper and more. [Cinephilia & Beyond]
A Saul Bass poster for Schindler’s List, the last one he was commissioned to create. [@Cinephiliacs]