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Ira Sachs

The Elder Gays of 'Love Is Strange'

Noah Tsika | Posted 09.17.2014 | Gay Voices
Noah Tsika

As a director, Sachs evokes the masterly Robert Altman, as in an extraordinary sequence that takes us from George and Ben's quietly majestic wedding back to the Manhattan apartment that they share, and where their loved ones gather to marvel at the strength of their bond.

Ira Sachs' New Film "Love is Strange" Screens at the Deauville American Film Festival: Alfred Molina and John Lithgow as a Married Couple in Love

Karin Badt | Posted 09.16.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

"I am in a different stage right now. Love is Strange reflects that. My characters are comfortable with themselves. The film is a portrait of where I am now."

Marisa Tomei, John Lithgow and Ira Sachs Talk Love Is Strange

Rob Feld | Posted 10.22.2014 | Entertainment
Rob Feld

Love is Strange is a real actors' piece featuring veterans John Lithgow, Alfred Molina and Marisa Tomei, and directed by indie film staple Ira Sachs.

Happiness From Within: 'Love Is Strange' Actress Tank Burt on Intimate Filmmaking and Following Your Bliss

Jaime Lubin | Posted 10.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jaime Lubin

Tank Burt is no stranger to the intimacy of the unsaid. As a director she's been honing her craft with shorts like Skateboard, Skateboard, a coming-of-age story told virtually without dialogue, and now she's made her feature debut as an actress.

Matthew Jacobs

'Love Is Strange' Is The Year's Greatest Romance

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.29.2014 | Entertainment

Early in "Love is Strange," a scene opens on John Lithgow and Alfred Molina sitting at a piano. Molina, portraying a music teacher named George, romps...

Modern Love

Helen Eisenbach | Posted 10.20.2014 | Arts
Helen Eisenbach

Love feels almost witnessed rather than created, immersing us in one particular story by reflecting how we all interact daily, the casual intimacies and the deep, frustrations large and small -- among lovers, family and adopted family.

#AOLBUILD Features "Love Is Strange" director Ira Sachs and actor John Lithgow

AOL BUILD | Posted 10.18.2014 | Entertainment
AOL BUILD

Gino DePinto, AOL BUILD #AOLBUILD presents Love is Strange where director Ira Sachs and actor John Lithgow will discuss the creative and productio...

Marisa Tomei, John Lithgow and Alfred Molina at Tribeca Film Festival (VIDEO)

Rob Feld | Posted 06.21.2014 | Entertainment
Rob Feld

Screening at the Tribeca Film Festival next week, Love is Strange is an adult love story by veteran indie filmmaker Ira Sachs.

The Sundance Interviews: Video With Marisa Tomei, John Lithgow, Alfred Molina and the makers of Love is Strange, Fishing Without Nets and Land Ho!

Rob Feld | Posted 03.26.2014 | Entertainment
Rob Feld

The Day for Night series traveled to Sundance to talk to some of the filmmakers and cast with films playing at the festival this year. Today's installment includes the teams behind Love is Strange, Land Ho! and Fishing Without Nets.

Sasha Bronner

John Lithgow & Alfred Molina Are 'So Married' In New Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Sasha Bronner | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

John Lithgow plays a gay man in a 39-year relationship with his life partner and love of his life, played by Alfred Molina, in Ira Sachs' new film, "L...

Nick Offerman Is Heading To Sundance

AP | JESSICA HERNDON | Posted 12.10.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Sundance Film Festival will premiere 117 independent feature films and 11 documentaries at its 30th anniversary next month ...

WATCH: Can Hollywood Give Up The Gay Joke?

Posted 03.24.2014 | Gay Voices

Acclaimed filmmaker Ira Sachs sounded off on HuffPost Live on mainstream Hollywood's depiction of the gay characters. Sachs, who is openly gay, jo...

LISTEN: Ira Sachs Talks About His New Film 'Keep The Lights On' And LGBT Issues

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 12.26.2012 | Gay Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with filmmaker Ira Sachs about his new film, Keep the Lights On, which chronicles an emotionally and sexually charged journey of two men in New York City through love, friendship and addiction.

Movie Review: Keep the Lights On

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.06.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Ira Sachs' Keep the Lights On starts with a credit montage of bad paintings. His protagonist, Erik (Thure Lindhardt), is first seen cruising gay-sex phone chatlines looking for company.

Exclusive Clip From Ira Sachs' Heartbreaking New Film

Posted 09.05.2012 | Arts

“The film depicts the community of New York as we all live in it, but that we don’t see so often in cinema, in the sense that the boundaries betwe...