Side by Side
Side by Side
Release Date: August 17, 2012 (LA)
Distributor: Tribeca Film
Director: Chris Kenneally
Screenwriter: Chris Kenneally
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Danny Boyle, James Cameron, David Fincher, George Lucas, David Lynch, Christopher Nolan, Martin Scorsese, Steven Soderbergh, Bradford Young, Lars Von Trier, The Wachowskis
Running Time: 99 min
The film will also open in select cities theatrically, including Los Angeles (August 17), New York (August 31), Boston (August 23), Seattle (August 31), Chicago (September 15), Tacoma (September 18), San Francisco (October 18)
Synopsis: Keanu Reeves takes you on a tour of the past and the future of filmmaking in “Side by Side.” Since the invention of cinema, the standard format for recording moving images has been film. Over the past two decades, a new form of digital filmmaking has emerged, creating a groundbreaking evolution in the medium. Reeves explores the development of cinema and the impact of digital filmmaking via in-depth interviews with Hollywood’s masters, such as Danny Boyle, James Cameron, David Fincher, George Lucas, David Lynch, Christopher Nolan, Martin Scorsese, Steven Soderbergh, Lars Von Trier, The Wachowskis, and many more.
Side By Side Interview – Bradford Young (“Pariah,” “Entre Nos”) laments the stolen moments once captured on film, citing a famous example from the great Conrad Hall. With digital, are they gone forever?
Side By Side Interview – Martin Scorsese
Side By Side Interview – directors Lana and Andy Wachowski