Monica Lewinsky On Pivoting to Producing
In this interview for Variety, Monica Lewinsky talks about her Hollywood mentors and her journey from politics to activism to entertainment, as she makes the move to producer for American Crime Story: Impeachment which is based on the impeachment proceedings of President Bill Clinton. You can read the entire interview here.
How Lilo And Stitch Succeeded By Hiding
This feature on Polygon tells the surprisingly unexpected success story of early 00s Disney channel mainstay Lilo and Stitch. The makers talk about how they made a low-budget animated film at a time when Disney was losing money, enabling them to make a wild and kooky film about an alien finding an unexpected home in Hawaii. You can read the entire piece here.
Hasan Minhaj’s Essentials
Hasan Minhaj shares his tour essentials with GQ, and finally tells us what he put in his hair.
The Red Herring – Explained
This video essay from Studio Binder goes into the details of what makes a successful red herring, making it an essential watch for every screenwriter.
Love – According To Studio Ghibli
Creator Hayao Miyazaki has spent his career portraying more relevant models for young children’s first relationships, like deep, long-lasting friendships that evoke warmth and security and inspire better bonding techniques, whether you’re a toddler or an old soul. This video essay takes on all the beautiful things about love in Studio Ghibli movies that sets them apart.