Spotlight: Matthias Clamer

Matthias Clamer likes quirkiness and humor, but he also likes stealth. “For me, humor in pictures works when you use it in small doses—hints, not obvious jokes,” he explains. “Just one element, not multiples. And subtle enough that some people don’t even see it. It needs to be discovered and ambiguous.” In his personal work, […]

New work: Matthias Clamer shoots Tina Fey and Steve Carell for Parade

Date Night opens tomorrow. It’s an action comedy starring Tina Fey and Steve Carell in what I hope will be the first in a series of movies starring these two—I think they make a great screen pair. It’s a big movie, much anticipated, and no doubt you’ve already seen lots of press on it. Parade […]