Before we get a look at that one, we'll get a look at others.
Expanded from a short film of his, Cone's "This Afternoon" — a ,000 feature about "two people in an apartment, talking," in Cone's words — will premiere at the Chicago International Film Festival in October. 1, Chicago Filmmakers will present Cone's experimental 60-minute project "The Mystery of Life," in which several different scenarios emerge from a series of taped audition pieces."The Wise Kids" lent Cone some "indie legitimacy, the thing you want and don't want at the same time," he says with a conflicted air, just after showing me the impressive first 10 minutes of "Henry Gamble" on his computer.
To date, Cone's 2011 feature, "The Wise Kids," stands as his most widely heralded achievement, though the one that followed it, last year's "Black Box," was just as good.
Of course, all that matters is the finished product, with the first tricklings of reviews likely to hit the web soon.
And there are just as many legendary stories tied to the director from his decades of filmmaking, from the time he boiled and ate a shoe to the time his was shot on live TV.
"There has been an avalanche of very young people coming at me in the last years who wanted to learn from me or who wanted to be an intern or assistant of mine and it has grown to such numbers that I felt I had to give a systematic answer, an organized answer," Herzog tells spoke to Herzog about filmmaking, his interests and many of the legendary stories about his adventures on July 12, the day the series became available on Master Class. Master Class is much more systematic, and of course, going back into all my experience for a long long time of filmmaking and I have decided to do it.
There has been an avalanche of very young people coming at me in the last years who wanted to learn from me or who wanted to be an intern or assistant of mine and it has grown to such numbers that I felt I had to give a systematic answer, an organized answer, and here you have the Master Class which really goes in all sorts of details.