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‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast [Live] — Richard Linklater (‘Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood’)

There could have been no more appropriate guest for the first-ever episode of The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast recorded in front of an audience at the SXSW Film Festival than the filmmaker who is most associated with the city of Austin: Richard Linklater. One of the most innovative and influential indie filmmakers of his […]

Richard Linklater’s ‘Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

The director takes a deep dive into a formative moment in his Houston childhood, paralleling the first moon landing with his own astronaut fantasy in this Netflix animated feature narrated by Jack Black.

Richard Linklater on Return to Animation: “I Felt Like I Was Making a Marvel Movie”

Richard Linklater was on a soundstage at Austin’s Troublemaker Studios finishing up filming on his latest feature, the animated Apollo 10½, when he heard that the 2020 SXSW film festival would be canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s when the severity of the crisis dawned on him. “I was like, ‘Holy shit, this is […]

Darin Pfeiffer’s Bicoastal Marketing and Events Firm Announces Rebrand as The Impact Agency

Pfeiffer Consulting — the bicoastal marketing and events agency launched in 2013 by tastemaker expert and indie film aficionado Darin Pfeiffer — has announced a rebrand and new moniker to match the company’s expanded services. The firm will be known as The Impact Agency, effective immediately. Pfeiffer and his firm are known for producing red carpet […]

‘Clerk’: Film Review | SXSW 2021

Malcolm Ingram ('Small Town Gay Bar') chronicles the career of longtime associate Kevin Smith in 'Clerk.'

Richard Linklater on ‘That Animal Rescue Show’: “I Was Moved by the Spirit of It”

Richard Linklater talks with The Hollywood Reporter about his docuseries 'That Animal Rescue Show' on CBS All Access.

Glen Powell, Jack Black to Star in Richard Linklater Animated Netflix Movie ‘Apollo 10 ½’

After tackling innovative animation with Waking Life and A Scanner Darkly, Richard Linklater is returning to the medium.

‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’: Film Review

Cate Blanchett stars in Richard Linklater's 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette,' an adaptation of Maria Semple's comic novel about a Seattle architect who goes missing.

Richard Linklater, Cate Blanchett Describe the Not-So-Easy Process of Adapting ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' is among the horde of book-to-film adaptations hitting the big screen this year, but the Maria Semple novel of the same name presented a unique challenge for director and co-writer Richard Linklater: a narrative driven by elements like emails, letters and texts.

Cate Blanchett Begins Her Second Act in New ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’ Trailer

Annapurna has released the second trailer for 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' starring Cate Blanchett and written and directed by Richard Linklater. Billy Crudup, Emma Nelson, Kristen Wiig, James Urbaniak, Judy Greer, Troian Bellisario, Zoe Chao, Claudia Doumit and Laurence Fishburne round out the cast of the movie set to hit theaters Aug. 16.

‘J.R. “Bob” Dobbs and The Church of the SubGenius’: Film Review | SXSW 2019

Sandy K. Boone tells the surprising tale of a Texas-born fake religion in 'J.R. "Bob" Dobbs and the Church of the SubGenius.'

‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’ Gets New, Late Summer Release

Annpurna Pictures has again pushed back the release of 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette,' starring Cate Blanchett.