Allen Garfield

One of the great American films of the '70s.
Nashville is a chaotic sprawling musical with satire at its heart and sedition not far away written by Joan Tewkesbury and directed by Robert Altman who'd made M.A.S.H, McCabe and Mrs. Miller and The Long Goodbye amongst other films before this.
A real film from that great decade of films, the 70s, but still tremendously relevant.
The first time that I was aware of an editor being one of the stars of a movie was with Frances Ford Coppola?s The Conversation. The editor was Walter Murch whose work on the soundtrack of the film was hailed as a breakthrough. Murch has had a...