BACKSTAGE INTERVIEW

  • Oscars: Backstage interview for Short Film February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Terry George and Oorlagh George for The Shore Q. Congratulations to the two of you. And Terry, I just want to ask you first in your acceptance speech, you said you wanted to dedicate this to the people of northern Ireland. And I wanted to ask...
  • Oscars: Backstage interview for Documentary (Feature) February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with TJ Martin, Dan Lindsay and Richard Middlemas for Undefeated Q. Hey, guys. Congratulations. A. (Dan Lindsay) We're short. Q. Hi, congratulations. You guys dropped the F bomb on stage. What do you have to say to that? A. (Dan Lindsay) Why did that have to be the first question? A....
  • Oscars: Backstage interview for Film Editing February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Q. Coming at The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a completely different movie from 'The Social Network'. What were some of the challenges in cutting this kind of movie? A. [Kirk Baxter] Its...
  • Oscars: Backstage interview for Sound Editing February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Philip Stockton and Eugene Gearty for Hugo Q. It's your first win. Just tell us how you're feeling right now and what it means to you. A. (Eugene Gearty) We're feeling pretty damn good, I'd say. It means a lot to us to be here. Pretty great. A....
  • Oscars: Backstage interview with Octavia Spencer February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: 'The Help' was one of the strongest contenders for the top awards at the Oscars this year. Contending for Best Actress as well as Best Supporting Actress 'The Help' managed to bag the Oscars for the Best Supporting Actress for Octavia Spencer. Here's the backstage interview...
  • Oscars: Backstage interview for Best Picture February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: French silent film 'The Artist' swept away all the top honours at the Oscars. It won both Best Film and Best Actor (for Jean Dujardin) along with other awards bringing the night's tally to a five and tying with Martin Scorsese's 'Hugo'. Here's the backstage interview with...
  • Oscars: Cinematography backstage interview February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Robert Richardson for the film Hugo. Q. You did make a comment on stage about the cinematography award being first. Were you serious? Is that something that's bothering you or do you have strong feelings about that? A. No. It's a fear factor. Yeah, of course....
  • Oscars: Backstage interview Visual Effects February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Martin Scorsese's 'Hugo' gave all other films a run for their money when it bagged five Oscars. Though it did not score above the other competitors for 'Best Picture' it bagged the 'Best Visual Effects'. The men behind that achievement were Rob Legato, Joss Williams (absent), Ben...
  • Oscars: Make up backstage interview February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland for the film The Iron Lady Q. Hey, uhm, what was the most difficult part of turning Meryl Streep into 'The Iron Lady' makeup wise? A. (J. ROY HELLAND) The budget. Q. Okay. Now A. (J. ROY HELLAND) Seriously. Q. Okay. ...
  • Oscars: Best adapted screenplay backstage speech February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The Oscars for the 'Best Adapted Screenplay' went to 'The Descendants'. Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash accepted the award. 'The Descendants' was in the running for 'Best Film' and 'Best Actor' besides other nominations. Here's the backstage interview with Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim...
  • Oscars: Backstage interview of Hazanavicius February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Michel Hazanavicius won the Oscars for the Best Director for 'The Artist'. 'The Artist' bagged top honours at the Oscars including Best Picture and Best Actor for Jean Dujardin. Here's the backstage interview with Michel Hazanavicius: Q. Congratulations. A. Thank you. Q. I'm going to ask the question in English. A....
  • Oscar: Sound Mixing backstage interview February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Tom Fleischman and John Midgley for film Hugo Q. Congratulations. A. [Tom Fleischman] Thank you. Q. So, uhm, in talking with some of your collaborators on this film now that Martin is going to the third dimension, what was it like mixing for the third dimension? I...
  • Oscars: Backstage speech for Best Documentary February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Daniel Junge and Sharmeen ObaidChinoy won the Oscars for the Best Documentary (Short Subject) 'Saving Face'. 'Saving Face' tells the stories of two acidattack survivors Zakia and Rukhsana, their arduous attempts to bring their assailants to justice, and the charitable work of Londonbased, Pakistaniborn plastic surgeon...
  • Oscars: Interview with best actor Jean Dujardin February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: French film 'The Artist' bagged top honours at the Oscars and ended the evening with five of the golden ladies. The top honour was perhaps the victory in the Best Film and the Best Actor category. Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role...
  • Oscar: Costume Design backstage interview February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: Interview with Mark Bridges for The Artist. Q. Congratulations. What classic Hollywood films in terms of the visual style of the wardrobe, et cetera, specifically what films inspired what you created for 'The Artist'? A. There's a great film called 'Show People' starring Marion Davies, which was all shot...