Fitzgerald has a history in movies extending back to the late 1970s. He first produced two films with John Huston, Wise Blood (1979) and Under the Volcano (1984).
There is increasing uncertainty about when live concert performances will resume, a demonstration of how culture is threatened by the criminal policy of malign neglect.
The World Socialist Web Site spoke last week to the Chicago-based director and discussed issues related to his recent film.
Interview with film historian Joseph McBride: For Kirk Douglas, life was “like a war—you have to fight all the time”
The WSWS spoke last week to Joseph McBride, film historian and educator, and the author of more than 20 books, including a valuable biography of Kirk Douglas.
Interview with international model Andreja Pejic: “I think standing behind Assange and Manning is where we should all be”
The WSWS spoke with Andreja Pejic about the campaign to free Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning and broader political issues.