A novel movie from Steven Soderbergh manner a brand novel round of interviews with the actual person himself as he works the click circuit, that manner as a minimal a handful of indelible soundbites. His ardently self reliant spirit repeatedly yields about a different quotes from each interview, and while he’s already ruled that the cloudy-making an strive fate of the cinema industry is if truth be told stable, he’s no longer accomplished shedding bombs.
In an interview with critic Amy Taubin for Filmmaker Journal, Soderbergh made mention that he’s working on a sequel to his identify-making hit Sex, Lies, and Videotape. He’s accomplished a script while holed up in his Tribeca office in the course of those many months of quarantine, and better but, he’s gotten Andie MacDowell and Laura San Giacomo on board to reprise their normal roles.
Soderbergh’s debut film first wowed audiences at Sundance, the keep the then-26-300 and sixty five days-frail received the Viewers Award, and blew away the worldwide press at Cannes, the keep he aloof the Palme d’Or, making him the youngest ever to singlehandedly take the festival’s top prize. He used to be credited with soar-initiating the ’90s indie-cinema revolution thru his lo-fi, voyeuristic survey into the sexual eccentricities of hapless wife Ann (MacDowell), her freewheeling sister Cynthia (San Giacomo), and the alluring Graham (James Spader, who received Cannes’ Simplest Actor prize).
The proposed sequel would rejoin the sisters 30 years after the events of the film, with one of them mother to a daughter of the approximate age they were abet in 1989. Even though Spader has but to ticket on for the gestating film, it stands to motive that his persona would plan an appearance as successfully, the years having feeble on him as they’ve on his distaff costars.
It goes to also sound under a skill of Soderbergh’s stature to delivery up going abet to frail arena cloth for a sequel, nonetheless let’s no longer neglect that he made an artwork out of refreshing and renewing a schematic on the Ocean’s 11 trilogy.
Published 10 Dec 2020
Laura San Giacomo