Breakout star Billy Howle discusses how he prepared to embody his On Chesil Beach character, Edward, throughout the years — creating his voice, movement, and …
On Chesil Beach: A Special Issue
To celebrate the release of On Chesil Beach, Dominic Cooke's Ian McEwan adaptation starring Saoirse Ronan and newcomer Billy Howle, we are dedicating a week to interviews and essays on the film.
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Alex Heeney interviews director Dominic Cooke (Part 1)
Alex Heeney interviews screenwriter/novelist Ian McEwan (MEMBERS ONLY)
Alex Heeney interviews star Billy Howle (MEMBERS ONLY)
Alex Heeney interviews director Dominic Cooke (Part 2)
Orla Smith interviews costume designer Keith Madden
Orla Smith interviews editor Nick Fenton (MEMBERS ONLY)
Orla Smith interviews DP Sean Bobbitt (MEMBERS ONLY)
Orla Smith interviews production designer Suzie Davies (MEMBERS ONLY)
Orla Smith on how the film is more than a 'stuffy British period piece'
Alex Heeney on how the film uses blocking and framing to capture a struggle for intimacy
Novelist and screenwriter Ian McEwan discusses the challenges and rewards of adapting his On Chesil Beach, the importance of music to his storytelling, and why …
For our special TIFF17 coverage of On Chesil Beach, we talked to Dominic Cooke about the value of rehearsing actors for film and minimizing cuts. Read part 2 of …