7 Essential Debut Films Directed By Female Filmmakers, From ‘Ratcatcher’ to ‘The Virgin Suicides’

7 Essential Debut Films Directed By Female Filmmakers, From ‘Ratcatcher’ to ‘The Virgin Suicides’ When Greta Gerwig’s already-lauded “Lady Bird” hits limited release later this week, the actress-writer-director will join a long line of other female filmmakers who used their directorial debut (this ...

‘Outside In’ Review: Edie Falco and Jay Duplass Find Forbidden Love in Lynn Shelton’s Tender Drama — Tiff

‘Outside In’ Review: Edie Falco and Jay Duplass Find Forbidden Love in Lynn Shelton’s Tender Drama — Tiff Lynn Shelton is the rare American filmmaker to oscillate between contemplative dramas (“We Go Way Back,” “Touchy Feely”) and playful situational comedies (“Humpday,” “Your Sister’s Sister”). As such, ...

Samantha Bee Says Food Is ‘One of the Best Relationships’ in Her Life: ‘We Go Way Back’

Samantha Bee Says Food Is ‘One of the Best Relationships’ in Her Life: ‘We Go Way Back’ Samantha Bee is known for her quick wit and biting political satire, but when it comes to cooking, she means serious business. In an interview with Bon Appetit‘s healthyish, the Full Frontal host ...

Lynn Shelton Directing ‘The Incredible Case of the Pi Moms’

Lynn Shelton Directing ‘The Incredible Case of the Pi Moms’ Indie darling Lynn Shelton just had her first film released, We Go Way Back, after it sat on the shelf for 10 years or so. Shelton has come a long way since her debut movie, doing fine work on ...

Factory 25, Fandor to release seven

The independent distributor and streaming service announced at BAMcinemaFest they will partner on the slate. The companies have partnered on numerous releases since 2012 and this marks their first ...

Priety Zinta Is Saif’s Lucky Charm!!

Priety Zinta and Saif Ali Khan go back a long way. They first worked together in Farhan Akthar’s Dil Chahta Hai. Though they were not paired opposite each other, their friendship grew from there and ...

The HeyUGuys Interview: Lynn Shelton on Touchy Feely

Lynn Shelton’s fifth feature film Touchy Feely opens in UK theatres this weekend, and HeyUGuys had the opportunity to delve into the mind of the writer-director to discuss a film with an intriguing ...

Slamdance Film Festival Announces 18 Films Playing in Competition

This year is the 20th anniversary of the Slamdance Film Festival. For those who don’t know about Slamdance, it runs during the same time as the Sundance Film Festival, and all of the films are true ...

'Dancing With the Stars' Elizabeth Berkley wants Leah Remini to make it to the end

"Saved by the Bell" star and current "Dancing With the Stars" contestant Elizabeth Berkley stopped by "Chelsea Lately" on Thursday (Nov. 7), where she and Chelsea Handler talk about the rigors of ...

Clooney, I too similar to date each other: Bullock

Clooney, I too similar to date each other: Bullock Los Angeles, Sep 30: Actress Sandra Bullock says she cannot date good friend George Clooney because both of them are very similar to each other. The duo has been friends since a long time and have a ...

Interview: Lynn Shelton On 'Touchy Feely,' Improvisation & Having Catherine Keener As A Casting Director

It's exciting at the moment to see some of the names who broke out of the independent scene in the middle of last decade -- the filmmakers often lazily grouped under "mumblecore," people like Mark and ...

Exclusive: Lynn Shelton To Direct Adaptation Of Mishna Wolff's Memoir 'I'm Down'

Exclusive: Lynn Shelton To Direct Adaptation Of Mishna Wolff's Memoir 'I'm Down' Lynn Shelton is nothing if not prolific. Since her 2006 feature debut "We Go Way Back," she's made five films, and since "Humpday" became a crossover hit, she's only gotten busier. That film was ...

Watch Online Now: Gael Garcia Bernal’s Film ‘Drifting’

Just under a month ago, we featured Diego Luna’s Drifting and now – as promised – is the second half of the project, as the two friends continue to develop some really interesting work. You’ll know ...

Meet the 2013 Sundance Filmmakers #20: Lynn Shelton On Getting All 'Touchy Feely' With Rosemarie DeWitt and Ellen Page

Meet the 2013 Sundance Filmmakers #20: Lynn Shelton On Getting All 'Touchy Feely' With Rosemarie DeWitt and Ellen Page Following last year's Park City hit "Your Sister's Sister," starring Rosemarie DeWitt, Emily Blunt, and Mark Duplass, Lynn Shelton is back this year with the U.S. Dramatic contender "Touchy Feely." ...

Your Sister’s Sister Movie Review

Your Sister’s Sister Movie Review Title: Your Sister’s Sister Director: Lynn Shelton (‘Humpday,’ ‘We Go Way Back’) Starring: Mark Duplass (‘Humpday,’ ‘Darling Companion’) Emily Blunt and Rosemarie DeWitt (‘Rachel Getting Married,’ ...

Interview: ‘Your Sister’s Sister’ Director Lynn Shelton on Fast-Paced Production

Chicago – The characters in a Lynn Shelton movie live relatively content lives until an unexpected event ruptures their sense of self. A self-absorbed writer awakens to the fact that he’s been a ...

Tribeca 2012 Review: Your Sister's Sister

There are many pleasures to be had in watching Your Sister's Sister, the fourth feature by writer/director Lynn Shelton (We Go Way Back, My Effortless Brilliance, Humpday), one of the great highlights ...

“Your Sister’S Sister” | writer-director Lynn Shelton

[Premiere Screening: Friday, January 20 8:30 am –Library Center Theatre, Park City] In 2005, on the set of We Go Way Back (my first feature film as writer/director), I remember having the distinct ...

Parker Posey to Host 2012 Sundance Film Festival Awards Ceremony

The Sundance Film Festival is the largest independent cinema festival in the United States. Held in January in Park City, Salt Lake City, the festival is a showcase for new work from American and ...

Exclusive: David Cross Talks The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret Season 2

Exclusive: David Cross Talks The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret Season 2 David Cross discusses the 2nd season of The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret premiering January 6th The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret is the Lost of half-hour comedies. ...

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