Browser, 10/23

I'm a big fan of Todd Field, who directed In the Bedroom and Little Children.And I can't believe what I just read: Paramount Vantage has bought its first project of the Guy Stodel era, signing on for the crime drama "Buried," with Todd Field attached to direct.Brad Ingelsby will write the screenplay, which centers on a couple who, in a bid for cash, bury a wealthy man alive only to be caught and then forced to cope with the fallout on their relationship. Alexandra Milchan is on board to … [Read more...]

Todd Field and I Live in a Small World After All

Todd Field, director of In the Bedroom and Little Children, is one of my favorite American directors. Today as we talked, we were surprised to make these connections: … [Read more...]

Questions for the Director of “Little Children” and “In the Bedroom”?

I'll be interviewing Todd Field, director of In the Bedroom and Little Children, this afternoon (right before I head off to the screening of Alfonso CuarĂ³n's Children of Men). You may have seen his work... and you may have seen him, too. He played the jazz pianist in Kubrick's Eyes Wide Shut.If you're interested in Field's work and have any questions for him, let me know!Here's an interesting Washington Post article/interview that reveals some intriguing details about his past, his … [Read more...]