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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3002640365/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Screenwriter Mark L. Smith discusses adapting The Revenant from book to screen, working with Alejandro Iñárritu, and getting that famous bear attack right. For their work on this stunning - and freezing - historical picture, Iñárritu won the Academy Award(r) for Best Director, Emmanual Lubezki won... /episodes/get/54442 /episode/54442 Script to Screen: The Revenant /episode-player/54442

Screenwriter Mark L. Smith discusses adapting The Revenant from book to screen, working with Alejandro Inarritu, and getting that famous bear attack right. For their work on this stunning - and freezing - historical picture, Inarritu won the Academy Award for Best Director, Emmanual Lubezki won for Best Cinematography, and DiCaprio won his first award for Best Actor.

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Sat, 07/08/2017 - 12:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3002248048/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In this episode, screenwriter Jose Rivera discusses his approach to bringing Che Guevara’s story to the screen, balancing Guevara’s political awakening with his road trip adventures, and working with director Walter Salles and actor Gael Garcia Bernal. /episodes/get/55521 /episode/55521 Script to Screen: Motorcycle Diaries /episode-player/55521

Screenwriter Jose Rivera and his approach to bringing Che Guevara’s story to the screen.

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Sat, 07/01/2017 - 12:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3002169314/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Heavily-influenced by politics and family, the screenwriter of In the Name of the Father, My Left Foot, In America, and more discusses his efforts to do justice to Irish fathers, and translate Irish situations and accents for American audiences. /episodes/get/54105 /episode/54105 A Conversation with Jim Sheridan /episode-player/54105

Heavily-influenced by politics and family, the screenwriter of In the Name of the Father, My Left Foot, In America, and more discusses his efforts to do justice to Irish fathers, and translate Irish situations and accents for American audiences.

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Sat, 06/24/2017 - 12:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3001603633/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false From Private Benjamin to Something’s Gotta Give, writer/director Nancy Meyers has created and championed some of the most memorable complicated women characters on the screen. In this episode she shares her career path and stories of her collaborations – with Goldie Hawn, Mel Gibson, and former... /episodes/get/53925 /episode/53925 Complicated Relationships: A Conversation with Nancy Meyers /episode-player/53925

Short Film: Grand Opening From Private Benjamin to Something's Gotta Give, writer/director Nancy Meyers has created and championed some of the most memorable complicated women characters on the screen. In this episode she shares her career path and stories of her collaborations - with Goldie Hawn, Mel Gibson, and former husband and writing partner Charles Shyer.

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Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3001603000/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Inarguably one of the greatest storytellers in Hollywood, filmmaker Billy Wilder’s classic films include Double Indemnity, Sabrina, Sunset Boulevard, Some Like it Hot, The Apartment, and more. This episode dissects several of his films to analyze what makes his filmmaking style so unique and... /episodes/get/54688 /episode/54688 Deconstructing Billy Wilder /episode-player/54688

We dissect several of his films to analyze what makes his filmmaking style so unique.

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Sat, 06/10/2017 - 12:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3001292899/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In this episode, writer Aaron Covington discusses how he and co-writer/director Ryan Coogler came up with the idea for a unique and personal spin on the Rocky Balboa story and in the process created a new legend. /episodes/get/53620 /episode/53620 Creed: A New Legend /episode-player/53620

In this episode, writer Aaron Covington discusses how he and co-writer/director Ryan Coogler came up with the idea for a unique and personal spin on the Rocky Balboa story and in the process created a new legend.

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Sat, 06/03/2017 - 12:00
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