Tag: Jean-Marc Vallée

Alexander Skarsgard on ‘Big Little Lies’: “It was very primal in a way and some of the toughest scenes I’ve ever had to shoot”

Skarsgard talks how difficult it was to film the abuse scenes and why it is so important that he gained the trust of his co-star

Director Jean-Marc Vallée Narrates a Scene from ‘Wild’ Featuring Reese Witherspoon & Mo McRae

The New York Times has released a clip of an anatomy of a scene from Wild, narrated by director Jean-Marc Vallée. In this scene, neophyte hiker Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) is hitchhiking to reach the next stage of the Pacific Coast Trail. A passing driver named Jimmy Carter (no, not that one), played by Mo McRae, mistakes her for a homeless woman and seeks to interview her. It’s a quirky scene that is a rare light moment in the drama. Vallée describes it as the “funniest scene” in the movie and praises the script by Nick Hornby and the crew’s ... Read more