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Re: Paul Schrader

#101 Post by bearcuborg » Fri Mar 08, 2019 3:10 pm

Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter

I just finally caught up with some episodes I recorded... If you folks can find it online or on demand, Schrader is pretty compelling in this episode. He also shares the table with Peter Farraley. This series in general is usually worth your time...

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Re: Paul Schrader

#102 Post by Reverend Drewcifer » Fri Mar 22, 2019 4:10 pm

Paul Schrader looks eerily similar to my father, and can at times be as cranky as my father. This, though, is very unlike my father, and now I kind of wish Paul Schrader would adopt me:

https://www.vulture.com/2019/03/glenn-c ... photo.html

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Re: Paul Schrader

#103 Post by FrauBlucher » Sat Jun 29, 2019 6:52 pm

Shrader says some very lovely things about De Palma and then takes them down :o :shock: :? ..... updated from the De Palma post

And this...
Next up for Schrader is the Western “Nine Men From Now,” which he told IndieWire will be like a remake of Budd Boetticher’s “7 Men from Now” if “Terrence Malick and David Lynch took a shit on the script.”
:lol:

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Re: Paul Schrader

#104 Post by Big Ben » Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:25 pm

This is almost as amusing as the time a few months ago he publicly inquired why he was getting ads with women in bikinis and someone informed him that ads were based on your browsing history. After this revelation Schrader admitted that he had been busted and had indeed been looking at women in swimsuits.

It was hysterical.

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Re: Paul Schrader

#105 Post by black&huge » Sun Jun 30, 2019 12:20 am

This is a great thread. Big Ben that was so funny to read.

Also since I'm in here I recently watched Dog Eat Dog on netflix and this is a very broad question but:


What in the world compelled Schrader to make that movie? And make it the way he did?

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Re: Paul Schrader

#106 Post by Slaphappy » Sun Jun 30, 2019 5:24 am

black&huge wrote:
Sun Jun 30, 2019 12:20 am
Also since I'm in here I recently watched Dog Eat Dog on netflix and this is a very broad question but:

What in the world compelled Schrader to make that movie? And make it the way he did?
In Bret Easton Ellis podcast he said they had agreed with Nicholas Cage that because Dying of the Light was taken away from them, they’d someday make a totally outrageous movie on their own terms. Schrader got final cut rights for Dog Eat Dog, but knew they didn’t have enough money to make an actually good movie, so he told everyone in the crew to throw in the most deranged ideas they had hoping to get a critical mass for a cult movie going on.

https://m.mixcloud.com/breteastonellisp ... er-101716/

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Re: Paul Schrader

#107 Post by DarkImbecile » Tue Dec 31, 2019 1:59 pm

Schrader's work will be featured on the Criterion Channel starting January 26, including a "Meet the Filmmakers" doc by Alex Ross Perry:

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Excited for the opportunity to see Light Sleeper for the first time....

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Re: Paul Schrader

#108 Post by BenoitRouilly » Sun Jan 12, 2020 4:37 pm

as seen on Schrader's FB : "Dans la tête de Paul Schrader" retrospective + Carte Blanche at Forum des Images (Paris) from January 8 to Feb 2nd. Projection of his films + his recommendations (Dreyer, Bresson, Bergman, Antonioni, Godard, Ford, Renoir, Ozu...) , conferences (Schrader's masterclasses & scholars lectures, soon to be online)

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Re: Paul Schrader

#109 Post by tenia » Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:13 am

They also showed a new version of Dying of the Light.

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Re: Paul Schrader

#110 Post by BenoitRouilly » Tue Jan 14, 2020 2:22 pm

Here is the filmed introduction to Light Sleeper by Schrader and Dafoe (YT, 18min)

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Re: Paul Schrader

#111 Post by BenoitRouilly » Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:50 pm

Screenwriting masterclass with Paul Schrader at Le Forum des Images (11 jan 2020; 1h33') English

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