Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Paul Thomas Anderson

Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017

With echoes of "Rebecca" and lavish Max Ophuls productions, writer and director Paul Thomas Anderson spins the tale of an obsessive fashion designer and his muse into a suspenseful and often funny parlor drama with all the trimmings in "Phantom Thread ."

Anderson is revered for his grand...

Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017

The day after last November's presidential election, Paul Thomas Anderson boarded a plane to London to go make a movie about love.

"Phantom Thread," which began shooting days after the inauguration, is a hushed chamber drama made amid a time of wall-to-wall cacophony. For his second — and...

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

Robert Elswit, ASC, won a Best Cinematography Oscar and an ASC Award in 2008 for his work on Paul Thomas Anderson’s There Will Be Blood.  Elswit also earned a BAFTA Award nomination and won several critics associations’ awards for his cinematography on...

Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014

An Oscar and BAFTA Film Award winner in 2012 for his costume design in Michel Hazanavicius’ The Artist, Mark Bridges now finds himself again in the awards conversation, this time for the Paul Thomas Anderson-directed...

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

The numbers are unavoidable. Paul Thomas Anderson has made seven feature films and he has made seven films set in California.

“It’s just there, isn’t it?” sighs Anderson. “If there was ever any kind of intention to have a wide variety of work, all of...

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014

With a pair of much-anticipated book adaptions, two heavyweight American filmmakers frame the 52nd annual New York Film Festival.

The Lincoln Center event, arguably the most prestigious film festival in the country, kicks off Friday with the world...