Far from the Madding Crowd
Whether his film is lush or rolling in the muck, it always has a tactile quality that makes it accessible, which is also true of…
Peter Sobczynski is a contributor to eFilmcritic.com and Magill's Cinema Annual and can be heard weekly on the nationally syndicated "Mancow's Morning Madhouse" radio show.
His work has also been seen in such places as the Daily Herald, playboy.com and NYFA.org and he has contributed to the upcoming book "World Film Locations: Chicago."
He saw his first movie ("Dumbo") at the age of three and hasn't stopped talking about them since. His favorite film is "Buckaroo Banzai," his favorite director is Brian De Palma and his favorite actors are Dick Miller and Nastassja Kinski.
An interview with Bennett Miller, director of "Foxcatcher," "Moneyball" and "Capote."
An interview with Laura Poitras, director of "Citizenfour."
A conversation with "Dear White People" writer/director Justin Simien at the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival.
A recap of the awards winners of the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival.
An appreciation of "1941" and interview with Bob Gale.
A tribute to Isabelle Huppert as the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival plans to do the same this weekend.
A preview of the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival.