George Washington’s Voice

Inside Criterion / Sneak Peeks — Mar 13, 2014

David Gordon Green’s George Washington makes cinematic poetry out of the tricky art of voice-over narration. In this excerpt from our special edition’s commentary track, writer-director Green and actor Paul Schneider discuss the earthy beauty that fourteen-year-old Candace Evanofski brings to the film as Nasia, the narrator, the movie’s particular brand of voice-over, and the authenticity of the young actors’ performances.