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Theodore Schaefer, director of GIVING BIRTH TO A BUTTERFLY (2021)
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INTERVIEW: Theodore Schaefer on “Giving Birth to a Butterfly”

After a decade of working his way up through the indie film ranks, writer-director-producer Theodore Schaefer at last sees the debut of his highly distinctive …

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Six to Watch: “Mother!”

Mother’s Day is Sunday, which on Fandor means it’s a fine time to call home (cinematically speaking) and check in on Mom. This month’s 25-film “Mother!” collection honors the tradition even as it explores maternity in a myriad of sometimes unexpected or surprising guises. Here are six highlights to help you celebrate in unconventional style.

RAZZENNEST filmmaker and Austrian madman Johannes Grenzfurthner
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INTERVIEW: Johannes Grenzfurthner on “Razzennest”

Rogue artist, raconteur and cocktail roboticist Johannes Grenzfurthner is a Viennese Renaissance man whose obsessively detailed and cleverly unhinged films infiltrated some of North America’s more fun-oriented film festivals during the pandemic. His latest, RAZZENNEST, is now streaming exclusively on Fandor.

The Brother from Another Planet (1984, directed by John Sayles)
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Curator’s Pick: “The Brother from Another Planet”

Partisan agitprop around issues of immigration, race, and the ugly truths of America’s past are never not in the news or detonating social media these …

All Jacked Up and Full of Worms writer-director Alex Phillips
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INTERVIEW: Alex Phillips on “All Jacked Up and Full of Worms”

Like some punk-rock answer to CRIMES OF THE FUTURE, the sex, drug and body horror revels of a back-alley cabal of hallucinogenic worm-eaters in ALL JACKED UP AND FULL OF WORMS conjure a bizarre underground culture literally exploding with transgressive hijinks. Keyframe recently met Phillips for a brief Zoom chat to get wormy and weird.

Shane Brady, writer/director/star of BREATHING HAPPY (2022, now streaming exclusively on Fandor)
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INTERVIEW: Shane Brady on “Breathing Happy”

BREATHING HAPPY writer-director-star spoke with Keyframe about the unusual way he financed his trippy Christmastime addiction drama, how he draws on intense physical trauma from his youth in creating Dylan’s story, and happy accidents.

Barry Gifford, subject of ROY'S WORLD, photo by Tiago Russo Pinto
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INTERVIEW: Barry Gifford on “Roy’s World”

One of the most prolific and wide-ranging American writers—with more than 40 works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and screenwriting to his name—Barry Gifford is most …

Michael Tully shooting David Berman in Israel for SILVER JEW (2007)
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INTERVIEW: Michael Tully on “Silver Jew” at 15

David Berman’s 2019 suicide left American music without one of its great depressive lyrical geniuses. The singer, songwriter, poet and academic was known as the …

Robert Greene (KATE PLAYS CHRISTINE, BISBEE '17)
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INTERVIEW: Robert Greene Plays Himself

Robert Greene (director of the acclaimed documentaries KATE PLAYS CHRISTINE and BISBEE’ 17) talks with Keyframe, only on Fandor.

Herb Stratford from Mendocino Film Festival
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Fandor Festival Podcast Ep. 70 Herb Stratford, Program Director at Mendocino Film Festival

The team sits down with Program Director for the Mendocino Film Festival, Herb Stratford! Herb Stratford is the program director for the Mendocino Film Festival …

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