Archive for the ‘Exclusive’ Category

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: J.C. Chandor, “All Is Lost”

Posted by flicknation on October - 21 - 2013

Dennis Willis interviews writer-director J.C. Chandor about directing Robert Redford, and how he followed his dialogue-heavy award-winning debut Margin Call with they nearly wordless All is Lost.

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Kimberly Peirce, “Carrie”

Posted by flicknation on October - 21 - 2013

Dennis Willis interviews groundbreaking writer-director Kimberly Peirce about her version of Stephen King’s Carrie, dealing with the MPAA, and the legacy of Boys Don’t Cry.

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Danny Trejo, “Machete Kills”

Posted by flicknation on October - 10 - 2013

Dennis Willis interviews Danny Trejo (Machete Kills) about the evolution of the character, what it means to have a signature role, and what Robert Rodriguez has meant to independent filmmakers. Taped 10/04/13 in San Francisco.

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CONTEST: Win an autographed MADEMOISELLE C poster!

Posted by flicknation on September - 19 - 2013

  Flick Nation has a handful of AUTOGRAPHED MADEMOISELLE C movie posters, signed by the film’s director FABIEN CONSTANT to give away! To qualify, just send us an E-MAIL telling us how big a fashionista you are, and why this poster would complete your stylish living (or working) space. Good luck! —– Carine Roitfeld ran  [ Read More ]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Flick Nation Radio leaps to Web Talk Radio

Posted by flicknation on June - 18 - 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 18, 2013 BAY AREA-BASED FLICK NATION RADIO PROGRAM LEAPS TO MATRIX MEDIA’S WEB TALK RADIO San Francisco, California (6/19/13) – Award-winning Bay Area film critic Dennis Willis is taking his show to a bigger stage. His weekly Flick Nation Radio program joins Matrix Media’s Web Talk Radio on July 8, 2013.  [ Read More ]

Flick Nation Interview: Alex Gibney

Posted by flicknation on June - 1 - 2013

CLICK TO LISTEN: Steve Wagner interviews director Alex Gibney about his hot-button documentary We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks, his Pope-busting doc Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God, and why it’s important to let the story tell itself. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AUDIO

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Flick Nation Interview: Sarah Polley

Posted by flicknation on May - 17 - 2013

CLICK TO LISTEN: Dennis Willis interviews writer-director-actor Sarah Polley about her genre-bending documentary Stories We Tell, her cinematic approach to such a personal story, and how Doug Liman’s Go prepared her for a directing career. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AUDIO

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Posted by flicknation on February - 25 - 2013

  ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS and FLICK NATION are proud to present the San Francisco premiere of EMPEROR, a gripping historical thriller starring recent Oscar-nominee TOMMY LEE JONES as the legendary General MacArthur. If you’d like to attend this FREE SCREENING on Monday, March 4th at the Embarcadero Cinemas in San Francisco, you must do the following:  [ Read More ]

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EXCLUSIVE: David Spade to headline ABC’s Bad Management

Posted by flicknation on February - 22 - 2013

Flick Nation has learned that comic veteran David Spade will head to ABC next fall to co-star in Bad Management, a single camera comedy meant as a showcase for Irish comedian Sharon Horgan. The official description: Eve (Horgan) finds herself in a quiet war on the floor of Eastmore’s Department Store — and the opposing  [ Read More ]

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2013 Fearless Oscar Nomination Predictions – THE RESULTS!

Posted by flicknation on January - 10 - 2013

I wish I could say I did better, but taking a look at this list illuminates that the Academy is evolving. I’ve often said that one can predict the Oscars simply by looking at the Golden Globes and the Guild Awards, but the Oscars seem to stubbornly want to buck that trend. And in daring  [ Read More ]

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