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Neo Noir: The Modern Day Film Noir (Episode #412)

KQED World: Mon, Mar 19, 2018 -- 3:30 PM

Shane Black and Brian Helgeland discuss the modern day Neo Noir - a genre-bending response to the Film Noirs of the 1940s and 50s - and dissect the basic styles, impulses, themes, and tones that embrace this form of storytelling.

Freaks & Muppets: A Conversation with Jason Segel (Episode #707H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Mar 15, 2018 -- 11:30 AM

Jason Segel discusses his career and how he's formed a family of weirdos in film and television.

Better Call Saul: A Conversation with Peter Gould (Episode #514)

KQED World: Mon, Mar 12, 2018 -- 3:30 PM

Peter Gould, writer, producer, and director of Breaking Bad and co-creator of its spinoff Better Call Saul discusses shifting gears, schemes, and swindles within the world of Saul Goodman pre-Walter White.

Script to Screen: The Revenant (Episode #713)

KQED World: Mon, Mar 5, 2018 -- 3:30 PM

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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