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At Eternity's Gate with Julian Schnabel and Lee Daniels (Ep. 172)
Director Julian Schnabel discusses his film, At Eternity's Gate, with fellow director Lee Daniels. The film is a journey inside the world and mind of the tortured artist who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world's most beloved and stunning works. See photos and a summary of this event below: https://www.dga.org/Events/2018/Dec2018/AtEternitysGate_QnA_1118.aspx
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Willem Dafoe on Art, Acting and "Embracing the Mystery"
Oscar-nominated actor Willem Dafoe (Platoon, Spiderman, The Grand Budapest Hotel) shares how his beginnings in experimental theater inform his acting,Â what draws him to independent films,Â and what itâ€™s like to make his 100th movie. Â He talks about how his latest film At Eternity's Gate challenges the image of Vincent Van Gogh as a unappreciated mad geniusÂ and rethinks the constructs of the traditional biopic. Â He reveals what it was like to immerse himself in Van Goghâ€™s worldÂ and find his inspiration in the very same scenery that inspired one of the greatest artists of all time. Â He discusses the pressure of having to recreate iconic works art in real time and in front of the camera,Â and how artist/director Julian Schnabel taught him to "paint the light." Â Plus we talk aboutÂ the time Willem Dafoe tried to summon the ghost of HoudiniÂ and the beauty of "embracing the mystery in life." See Willem Dafoe in At Eternity's Gate opening in theaters November 16. Â Today's episode was sponsored byÂ National Security Agency Career Recruitment, Homecoming on Amazon Prime Video, andÂ Loop Jewelry. Â Visit Kickass News at www.kickassnews.com, subscribe to Kickass News on Apple Podcasts,Â and follow us on twitter at @KickassNewsPod.
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Willem Dafoe's starry, starry turn as Vincent van Gogh
The acclaimed actor takes on the role of the iconic artist in "At Eternity's Gate."