2016, A24, 107 min, Dir: Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow

Directors Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow get legendary auteur Brian De Palma to talk about his career for nearly two hours straight in this candid, entertaining look at a life in the cinema. In a wide-ranging conversation illustrated by clips from the director’s oeuvre, De Palma provides a crash course in what it was like to be at the center of the American cinema’s last golden age. This documentary is a treasure trove for his fans, and for fans of movies in general.

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