Keith Carradine was even more essential to Robert Altman’s Nashville than you may realize. In this clip from a new documentary on our release, Carradine talks about his work on the film, beginning with the genesis of the indelible songs that appear in it (including the anthemic “It Don’t Worry Me” and the folk ballad “I’m Easy”), which played a major role in Altman’s conception of the project. Assistant director Alan Rudolph also weighs in on Carradine’s character.
Digging Through Movie History at Chaplin’s Studios
Film scholar Craig Barron gives us a tour of the studios on whose back lot Charlie Chaplin built the set for his final film of the silent era, The Circus.
Career Women in the Land of Lubitsch
Critics Molly Haskell and Farran Smith Nehme talk about the highly idiosyncratic heroines who populate Ernst Lubitsch’s comedies, including the protagonist of his final film, Cluny Brown.
Ritwik Ghatak’s Pursuit of Truth Beyond Realism
Acclaimed Indian filmmakers Saeed Akhtar Mirza and Kumar Shahani discuss how the Bengali master mixed expressionism and naturalism in his devastating domestic tragedy The Cloud-Capped Star.