First look at Lawrence Michael Lavine's comedy starring Sophie Takal, Alia Shawkat, Annie Parise and Jason Ritter. The film about a Brooklyn couple curious about their neighbor'ssudden death is set to play at the SXSW Film Festival.
The descendants of Solomon Northup share what it means to be related to the African American who was kidnapped by slave traders in 1841. "Watching the movie so many times I feel like Chiwetel (Ejifor) is my grandfather Solomon Northup," says Evelyn Jackson (3rd great granddaughter). The family members get a surprise visit at THR photoshoot from Oscar nominated director Steve McQueen.
The Hollywood Reporter sits down with Academy Award nominee and indie film stalwart Ethan Hawke, as well as 'Paranormal Activity' creator Jason Blum who talk about creative inspirations, the advantages to making small-budget non-studio films, plus a little advice for young moviemakers and dreamers.