"Last Vegas" director Jon Turteltaub talks to Backstage about what he's looking for in actors, casting, and shooting his latest film.
Diane Paulus, the artistic director of the American Repertory Theater and director of the Broadway revival of “Pippin,” shares what she looks for in actors.
Michael Polish brings a singular visual perspective to his films, such as the black-and-white “For Lovers Only” and latest film “Big Sur,” an adaptation of the Jack Kerouac novel.
I've met a lot of people who are scared to go to this type of performance. Little do they know, most of the actors are just as scared of it. If you are one of those actors, you shouldn’t be. Instead, here is what you should do.
Nicholas Greene, Jacob Hatley, Krisy Gosney, Aldo Velasco, Amber Sealey, Daniel Casey, Morna Ciraki, and Alex Moratto will work on their next feature films with help from Film Independent.
The artistic director for CalArts Center for New Performance began his career with “Prometheus Bound” in 1980 in Poland; now he’s bringing a contemporary version to the Getty Villa.
Director Adam Leon shares the secrets and challenges of making his first feature film.
New reports from the Sundance Institute and San Diego State University’s Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film show that indie film can be more welcoming to women than Hollywood.