Jonathan Glazer

I interviewed director Jonathan Glazer for Grolsch Film Works about his new film, Under The Skin. The full article can be found here.

Under The Skin heralds the long-awaited return of British director Jonathan Glazer, the helmer behind stylised gangster flick Sexy Beast (2000) and underrated reincarnation drama Birth (2004). He’s also responsible for some of the most iconic and memorable ads of the late 90s and early 00s (remember those Guinness commercials with the surfing horses?), not to mention his music videos for Radiohead, Blur and Massive Attack.  Following a nine-year hiatus, Glazer’s third feature film has proved well worth the wait, delivering an intoxicating, mind-bending experience that is equal parts strange and beautiful. We caught up with him at the Glasgow Film Festival to talk about filming people on the sly, comparisons to Stanley Kubrick, and the prospect of megastar Scarlett Johansson driving around Glasgow in a transit van. Continue reading…