Ruben Östlund is a Swedish film director whose films include Force Majeure and The Square, both of which won honors at the Cannes Film Festival.
The new film The Square , is a darkly funny satire that follows Christian, played by Danish actor Claes Bang.
Nov. 6, 2017from The Business
The new movie “The Square” is about a smug art museum curator in Sweden whose progressive ideals are tested by a Muslim child. We speak with the director.
Oct. 27, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
As a follow-up to his podcasts about exercise guru Richard Simmons and then Y2K, Dan Taberski set out to investigate the darker aspects of the long-running show ‘Cops.’
May. 3from The Business
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I talk about serial killers and families living together and all of the ways writers have of making the job a little easier and the viewer…
May. 22from Martini Shot
A bill in Sacramento called SB50 would override local zoning rules to legalize small and mid-size apartment buildings around public transit and job centers.
May. 8from Design and Architecture
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I get into an argument with a friend of mine, a fellow writer, at dinner, and teach the other two people there a valuable lesson about…
May. 8from Martini Shot
English actor Ian McShane talks American history and filmmaking in "Bolden".
May. 10from The Treatment
While ratings for broadcast television continue to plummet, the annual ritual known as the upfronts soldiers on in New York.
May. 17from Hollywood Breakdown
CBS News President Susan Zirinsky, who was named to the post in January following a wave of scandals at the network, announced this week that Norah O'Donnell would be anchoring the…
May. 7from Screengrab
The trend in broadcast TV for the past couple of years has been to go all-in on reboots and revivals.
May. 21from Screengrab
Meeting an ancient relative that’s no bigger than your thumb.
May. 8from Here Be Monsters