Every week Team FC scours the best of the internet to bring you a list of great reads, watches and more, from the world of film and entertainment.
Exploring The Nancy Meyers Cinematic Universe
A Nancy Meyers movie is comfort incarnate. In Meyers’ films, there is an overwhelming sense of coziness and fairness and an understanding that nothing will go wrong that cannot be corrected. Over four decades, she has created a very specific filmmaking language. This Vulture piece examines the key components of constructing the world of her films. You can read it here.
David Oyelowo Breaks Down His Career, from ‘Selma’ to ‘Come Away’
In this video for Vanity Fair, actor David Oyelowo takes us through his notable career, including his roles in, The Last King of Scotland, Lee Daniels, The Butler, Nightingale, Selma, Queen of Katwe, A United Kingdom and more.
How The Mandalorian Tells The Story In The Cut
Disney+’s flagship series has been hailed for its execution and bringing the massive Star Wars universe to the small screen. This video essay from YouTube channel Full Fat Videos examines how the series uses slick editing to tell it’s story.
How Wonder Woman 1984 Came To Upend Hollywood’s Future
As the long-delayed DC Comics sequel finally debuts — on HBO Max and in theatres — it serves as the litmus test for an unprecedented release strategy. In this feature from The Hollywood Reporter, top studio brass weigh in on whether the “movie” business will ever be the same. You can read it here.