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Great Directors | THE AUTEUR AND ME Todd Haynes talks to Angela Ismailos in Great Directors

Great Directors

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
runtime:
86 minutes
Limited Release Date:
07/02/10
performer:
Ken Loach, David Lynch, John Sayles, Agnès Varda
director:
Angela Ismailos
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a C+

David Lynch, Agnès Varda, Ken Loach, and John Sayles are among the 10 directors interviewed in this intriguingly random personal project of first-time filmmaker Angela Ismailos. Great Directors is made even more eccentric by the inclusion of carefully composed establishing shots of Ismailos, her artfully blond hair playing an important supporting role. French bad-girl director Catherine Breillat says some interesting stuff, but what would be even more interesting is footage revealing how the novice filmmaker got to hang with the artists she calls her ”heroes.” C+

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