The director, whose other films include "The French Connection," "Sorcerer" and "Killer Joe" -- which helped detonate star Matthew McConaughey's career rebirth as more than a handsome devil -- was taking part in The Hollywood Masters interview series, conducted by THR’s Stephen Galloway.
Jason Momoa makes his directorial debut and stars a Native American avenging the death of his mother. Robert Homer Mollohan, Lisa Bonet and Sarah Shahi also star in the movie from WME Studios and Anchor Bay Films.
Emotional video montage from the Camera Operators' Lifetime Achievement Awards remembering camera operator Sarah Jones. Sarah's parents Richard and Elizabeth Jones were among the 500 guests at the event.