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Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Film History

The cinema began with a passionate, physical relationship between celluloid and the artists and craftsmen and technicians who handled it, manipulated it, and came to know it the way a lover comes to know every inch of the body of the beloved. No matter where the cinema goes, we cannot afford to lose sight of Read MoreRead More

Scorsese’s New York

A visual love letter to New York City through the eyes and talents of its most enduring son, Martin Scorsese. A study in cinema on the aesthetic that Scorsese has distilled and reinvented over a five decade career, capturing America’s most vibrant and gritty urban environment. New York inspires Marty…Marty inspires New York. Edited by Read MoreRead More

Thelma Schoonmaker on Cutting “The Wolf of Wall Street”

She is the editing room Ginger Rogers to director Martin Scorsese’s Fred Astaire. The Wolf of Wall Street is her 17th feature with Scorsese in a 47-year working relationship, during which time she has taken home 3 Oscars. She talks to David Poland about cutting Wolf, cutting down Wolf, and the process she and Scorsese Read MoreRead More

Martin Scorsese on Improvising with Leonardo DiCaprio & His Influences from Childhood

Martin Scorsese opens up about his work and life in the Q&A session after a screening of his latest The Wolf of Wall Street. The New York born and raised Scorsese has cemented his legendary status with each passing film he’s directed (a whopping 25 in total) beginning with his career-making Mean Streets in 1973 starring his future Read MoreRead More

Watch Three Early Short Films by Martin Scorsese

Kick back and watch three early short films of the master Martin Scorsese. What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing Here It’s Not Just You, Murray! The Big Shave Last week we featured the first three films of Stanley Kubrick. Today we focus on the first three by Martin Scorsese. Although the two men were about Read MoreRead More

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