Archive for the ‘Director’s Chair’ Category

  • Director’s Chair: Paul Thomas Anderson

    by Tony Cogan · Jan 9, 2022 at 13:54 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Paul Thomas Anderson

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the features sent to me on the films of Paul Thomas Anderson. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Career Retrospectives

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    Hard Eight

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    Boogie Nights

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    Magnolia

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Paul Thomas Anderson

    by Tony Cogan · Dec 14, 2021 at 23:20 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Paul Thomas Anderson

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    Deadline: 8th January 2021

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the featured director for the final Director’s Chair of the year and this month, for the release of Licorice Pizza, I’ve decided to highlight the work of Paul Thomas Anderson.

    Anderson got his start working as a production assistant on various films and...

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  • Director’s Chair: Edgar Wright

    by Tony Cogan · Dec 12, 2021 at 12:22 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Edgar Wright

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the pieces sent to me on the films of Edgar Wright. Thanks to everyone who sent pieces in. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Shaun of the Dead

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    Hot Fuzz

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    Scott Pilgrim vs the World

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    The...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Edgar Wright

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 8, 2021 at 20:07 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Edgar Wright

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    Deadline: 4th December 2021

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the featured director for November and this month, for the release of Last Night in Soho, I’ve decided to highlight Edgar Wright.

    Wright got his start in film at a young age directing short films, including a parody of Dirty Harry that was...

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  • Director’s Chair: Peter Jackson

    by Tony Cogan · Nov 7, 2021 at 10:15 CET · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Peter Jackson

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the pieces sent to me on the films of Peter Jackson. Thanks to everyone who sent pieces in. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Braindead/Dead Alive

    Lambcast

    Heavenly Creatures:

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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    The Lord of...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Peter Jackson

    by Tony Cogan · Oct 4, 2021 at 19:28 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Peter Jackson

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    Deadline: 6th November 2021

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the featured director for October. Usually in October I highlight a director known for horror films and so this month I’ve decided to highlight the work of Peter Jackson.

    Jackson started his career as a director of incredibly gorey horror films, beginning...

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  • Director’s Chair: Destin Daniel Cretton

    by Tony Cogan · Oct 3, 2021 at 13:20 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Destin Daniel Cretton

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the features on the films of Destin Daniel Cretton for September’s Director’s Chair. Thanks to everyone who wrote pieces. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Short Term 12

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    The Glass Castle

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    Just Mercy

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Destin Daniel Cretton

    by Tony Cogan · Sep 6, 2021 at 18:56 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Destin Daniel Cretton

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    Deadline: 2nd October 2021

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce the featured director for September’s Directors Chair and this month I’m featuring Destin Daniel Cretton.

    After he finished film school, Cretton made his feature directorial debut with I Am Not a Hipster, before bringing his short film, Short Term 12,...

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  • Director’s Chair: Leos Carax

    by Tony Cogan · Sep 5, 2021 at 18:56 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Leos Carax

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the features sent to me on the films of Leos Carax. Thanks to everyone who sent pieces in. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Holy Motors:

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    Annette

    Surrender to the VoidPaul’s Trip to the MoviesThe MN Movie ManCitizen Charlie

    Come back tomorrow for the...

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Leos Carax

    by Tony Cogan · Aug 9, 2021 at 8:33 CEST · Director's Chair, Uncategorized · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Leos Carax

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    Deadline: 5th September 2021

    Hello everyone, it’s time to announce who the featured director for August on Director’s Chair will be and this month the focus is on Leos Carax.

    Carax got his start working on shorts and doing work as a film critic before moving into feature films with Boy Meets Girl. The film helped to...

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  • Director’s Chair: Mike Leigh

    by Tony Cogan · Aug 8, 2021 at 15:25 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair: Mike Leigh

    Hello everyone, it’s time to showcase the pieces sent to me on the films of Mike Leigh. Thanks to everyone who sent pieces in. Without further ado, let’s dive in.

    Secrets and Lies

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    Vera Drake

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    Mr Turner

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  • Director’s Chair Introduction: Mike Leigh

    by Tony Cogan · Jul 12, 2021 at 12:33 CEST · Director's Chair · No Comments
    Director’s Chair Introduction: Mike Leigh

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    Deadline: 7th August 2021

    Hello everyone, it’s time to reveal who the featured director for July will be and this month I’ve decided to go with Mike Leigh.

    Now Leigh got his start on the stage, working on plays at the Midlands Art Centre in Birmingham and the Royal Shakespeare Company, adapting one of his plays, Bleak...

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