Madonna talks to Gus Van Sant about Sean Penn, Wong Kar-wai, Hagen Bogdanski, making movies, making music without a record label, and more in the latest issue of Interview Magazine.
Spielberg, Scorsese, Soderbergh, De Niro, and others have joined in the condemnation of Iran’s detention of acclaimed filmmaker Jafar Panahi. Check out the official press release and petition.
Steven Boone points us toward some more chatter about M.I.A.’s controversial new music video.
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