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Stillman Interview on Omnivoracious

Whit Stillman is interviewed by Adrian Lang for Omnivoracious regarding Love & Friendship.

Whit Stillman Jane Austen

Several weeks ago, we got a sneak peek of this film (released by Amazon Studios), and Love & Friendship marries the best of Austen’s wry observations with a cast that makes every line sparkle. Stillman then answered our questions about his adaptation of Austen’s work and why he believes that (heroine? villainess?) Lady Susan needs vindicating.


Stillman & Beckinsale Interview

Whit Stillman and Kate Beckinsale were interviewed for AOL Build.

Love & Friendship AOL build

05.11.16 Whit Stillman And Kate Beckinsale On “Love & Friendship” Join writer and director Whit Stillman (“Metropolitan” “The Last Days of Disco”) and actor Kate Beckinsale (“Underworld”) as they discuss their film “Love & Friendship,” an adaptation of young Jane Austen’s novella “Lady Susan.” Set in the 1790s the story concerns beautiful young widow Lady Susan Vernon (Kate Beckinsale) who has come to Churchill, the estate of her in-laws, to wait out colourful rumours about her dalliances circulating through polite society. Interview at AOL HQ in NYC for AOL BUILD.