FILM / Conversation

At a time when filmmakers and moviegoers demand a diverse industry, Rachel Israel’s directorial debut Keep the Change offers an intimate portrait of a ... More

Keep the Change

Rachel Israel x Samantha & Marguerite Elisofon

Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer made an indelible mark on the American psyche when he was tried in 1992 for manslaughter of 17 men and ... More

My Friend Dahmer

Ross Lynch x Derf Backderf

When Jessica M. Thompson teamed with up-and-coming actress Stephanie Beatriz for what would be the first feature length film for each of them, it ... More

The Light of the Moon

Stephanie Beatriz x Jessica M. Thompson

In the debut film from Geremy Jasper, up-and-coming actor Danielle Macdonald stars in the titular role of Patti Cake$, a.k.a. Killa P, given name ... More

Danielle Macdonald

Interview by Cathy Moriarty & Fashion Series

It’s been a several years since actor Justin Chon first approached his friend and YouTube comedian David So about co-starring in Gook. At the ... More

Gook

Justin Chon x David So

With just a few small movie roles behind him, actor Ashton Sanders co-stars as Chiron in Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight as devastating portrait of a ... More

Ashton Sanders

Interview by Barry Jenkins & Fashion Series

The first time I spoke to Mackenzie Davis about starring in my film, Always Shine, I was struck by her openness, intelligence and honesty—qualities she ... More

Mackenzie Davis

Interview by Sophia Takal & Fashion Series

In his powerful on-screen debut, Jahking Guillory plays Brandon, a small 15-year-old who sets out through Oakland to reclaim his Air Jordans from thieves ... More

Jahking Guillory

Interview by Justing Tipping

Actor Evan Peters has spent the last few weeks promoting the upcoming season of American Horror Story. A parade of journalists have each tried ... More

Evan Peters

Fashion Shoot by Rainer Hosch & Interview

Writer-director Elizabeth Wood’s debut film White Girl is based in her own story of moving from Oklahoma to New York after high school: young, ... More

Morgan Saylor

Interview by Elizabeth Wood & Fashion Series

Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert, or Daniels, as they like to call themselves, have co-written and co-directed movies together since 2009. These include DJ ... More

Swiss Army Man

Discussion between Daniels

In The Lobster, Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos conceives a hyper-stylized world organized around one law: everyone must have a romantic partner. Single people, including ... More

Yorgos Lanthimos

Interview with Illustrations

Last year, I was stuck at Sundance for a week and saw about 35 films. One late night, I was in the back of ... More

Kiersey Clemons

Interview by James Franco & Fashion Shoot

Lesley Arfin began her career by publishing responses to her own adolescent diary entries in the Vice column “Dear Diary.” In 2007, she turned ... More

Lesley Arfin

Interview by Harper Simon

I Am Sun Mu, a documentary directed by Adam Sjöberg and edited by Mariana Blanco, chronicles Sun Mu, a North Korean defector who makes ... More

I Am Sun Mu

Discussion between Adam Sjöberg and Mariana Blanco

When I met Lola Kirke, we were seven years old. For one year we rode the school bus together every morning from Greenwich Village ... More

Lola Kirke

Fashion Shoot & Interview

A world observed through doorways, mirrors and car windows frosted with rain and cold, Carol is a stunning display of hushed longing, conveyed not ... More

Todd Haynes

Interview by Gus Van Sant

As the title character of James White, Christopher Abbott often fills an entire frame. These lingering close-ups heighten the claustrophobia of a life beyond ... More

Christopher Abbott

Fashion Shoot & Interview

Victoria is two hours and eighteen minutes long and filmed in a single take. More than an eccentricity or gimmick, this technical feat becomes ... More

Laia Costa

Fashion Shoot & Interview

Multi-talented artists Ariana Delawari and Nicole Disson are interested in changing the landscape of storytelling, starting in Los Angeles. Delawari is a filmmaker and ... More

Ariana Delawari x Nicole Disson

In conversation

Given her affinity for 1970s cinema—or anything prior—British actor Imogen Poots is a natural lead for her new film She’s Funny That Way, a ... More

Imogen Poots

Fashion Shoot & Interview

Keith Stanfield and I first worked together about seven years ago when he acted in my thesis film for grad school. As a 16 ... More

Lakeith Lee Stanfield

Fashion Shoot & Interview

Phoebe Gloeckner’s 2002 graphic novel, The Diary of a Teenage Girl, began in her own confused adolescence. As a fifteen-year-old who hated school, loved ... More

The Diary of a Teenage Girl

Three Generations of Minnie

For an actor who’s not yet hit 20, Kodi Smit McPhee has an impressive resume. He’s already had starring roles in The Road, Let ... More

Kodi Smit-McPhee

Fashion Shoot & Interview

The Los Angeles born and bred Tessa Thompson just landed a major role in writer-director Ryan Coogler’s addition to the Rocky franchise, Creed. This ... More

Tessa Thompson

Fashion Shoot & Interview

Filmed in 19 days in Los Angeles and New York, “Whiplash” worked the cast and crew ragged as they rushed to wrap up in ... More

Whiplash:
Damien Chazelle

Conversation with Miles Teller