Introductions/commentaries for various films whose directors are unfortunately dead, including: BFI's Bunuel and Kurosawa DVDs, Paramount's DVD of Once Upon A Time In The West, and Fantoma's DVD of Sergio Corbucci's Great Silence. Film-related articles for The Guardian, The Independent, Film Comment, and Sight & Sound.
Did You Know?
I was the person who brought Mars Attacks!
(1996) to the attention of the studio. They were bubblegum cards I had as a kid. I developed Mars Attacks!
(1996) with Jon Davison
, the producer of RoboCop
(1987), for quite a while, but at some point my project got shut down and it was given to Tim Burton
. It was a bit of a shame, but I think both the script that I wrote and the Tim Burton
one suffered ...