Maternal Overdirve: Todd Haynes on The Reckless Moment​

“A Scandal in Suburbia”

A Scandal In Suburbia Interview with Todd Haynes and Edward Lachman by Jon Silberg on Far From Heaven from American Cinematographer (December, 2002) READ

Douglas Sirk, “You Are Making a Bad Film”

Here’s a great snippet of a longer interview with Sirk. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z02M_qbTbDA

“Direct Tenderness” Todd Haynes on Fassbinder and Sirk

This is from the DVD extras for Fassbinder’s Ali: Fear Eats the Soul. It’s very insightful on both Fassbinder and Sirk.

Beyond Melodrama: Kathryn Bigelow on Douglas Sirk

Beyond Melodrama This is an excerpt from a longer documentary short by Factory Films on Kathryn Bigelow discussing the work of Douglas Sirk. WATCH

A Powerful Political Potential: Todd Haynes on Sirk and Fassbinder

A Powerful Political Potential This is s short excerpt from Factory Films’ documentary of Haynes talking about Sirk and Fassbinder. WATCH

The Reckless Moment (1949) by Max Ophüls

Mildred Pierce: Inside the Episode (Part 1)

Mildred Pierce Inside the Episode (Part 2)

Mildred Pierce Inside the Episode (Part 3)

Mildred Pierce Inside the Episode (Part 4)

Mildred Pierce Inside the Episode (Part 5)