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How Steven Spielberg Handpicked Robert Zemeckis to Direct I Wanna Hold Your Hand

As executive producer, Steven Spielberg convinced Universal to allow the untested Robert Zemeckis to direct the 1978 Beatlemania film I Wanna Hold Your Hand by personally pledging to take over the rol… Read More

Sarah Polley – Spotlight on a Canadian Success Story

From child star to successful indie filmmaker, Sarah Polley has blazed her own trail. Film expert Alison Zimmer takes a look at some highlights in the career of a major homegrown talent. … Read More

I Wanna Hold Your Hand – The Nostaglic Beatlemania Film from Robert Zemeckis

Robert Zemeckis, best known for his special effects wizardry in his later films like Back to the Future and Forrest Gump, had his feature debut with his nostalgic take on Beatlemania with 1978's I Wan… Read More

Secrets & Lies: Mike Leigh’s Unique Filmmaking Process

The films of Mike Leigh often make a big splash come awards season, but outside of fans and the UK, they tend to fade from the limelight in North America. While he has been nominated for seven Oscars,… Read More

Death From Above: <i>The Birds,</i> Alfred Hitchcock’s Avian Apocalypse

When Alfred Hitchcock opened the August 18, 1961 edition of the Santa Cruz Sentinel, he was delighted to spot this headline: “Seabird Invasion Hits Coastal Homes.” The story reported an almost unfathomably strange phenomenon that had occurred... Read More

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