Whit Stillman is interviewed in a recent New York Times article by Alexandra Altra for his upcoming film, Love & Friendship.
What do you prefer about the 18th century?
In terms of almost everything, I think it’s a superior time, for music, architecture, manners, thought. Not the movies. The movies from that time aren’t so good.
While you wait for Whit Stillman’s Love & Friendship, which opens on May 13th (May 27th in the UK), you can check out these articles on the film.
Summer Movie Preview: A Busy May Jane Austen, Anthony Weiner and George Clooney as Jim Cramer—sort of by Caryn James, Don Steinberg and Lucy Feldman at The Wall Street Journal (April 28, 2016)
Whit Channels Jane by John Williams at The New York Times (April 29, 2016)
Whit Stillman On Directing Jane Austen by Mary Kaye Schilling at Town&Country (April 27, 2016)
Sneak peek at summer flicks by Tim Miller at The Cape Cod Times