Cyber is the tentative title for Michael Mann’s next directorial outing due for release on ...
When Michael Mann restored Thief into stunning 4K for its opening showing at the Aero Theater in Santa Monica, Mann made a number of interviews shedding ever deeper light onto the roots of his filmmaking. Respecting the fact that these articles belong to someone else, I am just posting the links. The first is a Q&A […]
Earlier, this blog shared news of the forthcoming HBO documentary to be produced by Michael Mann: Witness. It has now already screened in the US, and the first showing appeared in the UK on Sky Atlantic, 29 June. The first episode is just 30 minutes long, but is a unique and highly aesthetic piece of […]
The Cinema of Michael Mann is a series of comparative clips that editor Bill Rwehera has expertly put together to examine the shared themes of all Michael Mann’s movies. From helicopters and cars piercing through the night, money deals being negotiated, families being protected, violent nightclub scenes, graffiti symbolism all the way to those existential moments […]
Michael Mann is well known for his love of the red cars with a prancing horse. Here is a video with the American director visiting the Ferrari Works and driving the F12 Berlinetta on the track in Fiorano.
Michael Mann set to produce new HBO Pilot Michael Mann is set to be producing a new HBO pilot and possibly series on a futuristic crime story. The series touted as “Buda Bridge” is being directed by fresh talent Michael Roskam, whose latest directing work was on the Oscar nominated ‘Bullhead” last year. Keeping irons […]
For those who know Michael Mann’s films, you will know that he uses the term “Time is Luck”, quite often. It relates so vividly to this situation. Did you know that this term probably relates to a Biblical verse in Ecclesiastes 9:11. Read that verse, and you can directly apply that to what happened on […]
Apparently, with the F1 film Rush having been announced, the studios have put Mann’s project “Go Like Hell” on ice, until it has passed through. The Rush article can be read here >>. In the article, it is reported that “Michael Mann’s ‘Go Like Hell’, about the Ferrari vs. Ford rivalry for supremacy at the […]
There is an indepth interview with Michael & Ami Canaan Mann that gives considerable enlightenment on how the father and daughter team came up with and executed the project, The Texas Killing Fields. It obviously took a great deal of Michael’s time to help develop the movie. With typical attention to detail, Michael goes into […]
Michael Mann is enjoying his freedom with HBO and according to Hollywood Reporter has teamed up on another reported collaboration on the making of a documentary about a new generation of combat documentary photographers. It takes Mann back to his early roots of documentary filmmaking of riots in Paris, France and feeds his appetite for […]
In a recent interview this year Michael Mann told us to tune in soon to news of what may be his next directorial film project. Then 13th February Deadline posts news of Mann’s interest in an invite from Sony Pictures to direct crime thriller, ‘The Big Stone Grid’. I am a week late posting the news. […]