Arts Express: Zero Dark Thirty, A Conversation With Kathryn Bigelow


Revenge As A Dish Served Really Cold: Arts Express in a counter-interrogation of Zero Dark Thirty’s director, Katherine Bigelow, screenwriter Mark Boal, and star Jessica Chastain. And why this CIA thriller ultimately bypassed the Hollywood happy ending.

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On The Road: A conversation with actor Sam Riley. Who phones in from Berlin to share thoughts about the creative process of becoming Jack Kerouac; how Kerouac had wanted Brando to play him instead; and Riley’s own discovery of America in the course of making this movie.

Elza: Sometimes I feel like a fatherless child. Mariette Monpierre, the first woman director from Guadeloupe, discusses her own personal journey in search of her father that led her to create this dramatic feature.

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Prairie Miller is a New York multimedia journalist online, in print and radio, who reviews movies and conducts in-depth interviews. She can also be heard on WBAI/Pacifica National Radio Network’s Arts Express.