Academy Originals

Documentary-style videos produced by the Academy to examine the creative process of filmmaking and the artists changing its future.
The Fabelmans
'The Fabelmans' Writer Tony Kushner on Co-Authoring Steven Spielberg's Most Personal Film (Exclusive)
Nov 22, 2022
Plus, how Kushner and Spielberg continue to challenge and celebrate one another.
Judd Hirsch
'The Fabelmans' Judd Hirsch on Starring in Steven Spielberg's Origin Story (Exclusive)
Nov 22, 2022
The Oscar-nominated actor discusses making an impact with limited screen time.
Bones and All
'You Can't Know Where the Line Is Until You Cross It': Inside the Making of 'Bones and All' (Exclusive)
Nov 22, 2022
Screenwriter David Kajganich discusses his third collaboration with director Luca Guadagnino.
The Menu
'The Menu' Director Mark Mylod on Crafting a Culinary Nightmare (Exclusive)
Nov 18, 2022
The 'Game of Thrones' and 'Succession' director on what drew him back to feature filmmaking.
She Said
Carey Mulligan, Zoe Kazan and Director Maria Schrader on Getting to the Truth of 'She Said' (Exclusive)
Nov 17, 2022
The filmmaker and her cast discuss the events behind one of the most important stories in a generation.
Andrew Bujalski
Andrew Bujalski on the 'Insanity Exercise' of Making a Movie During Lockdown (Exclusive)
Nov 16, 2022
The filmmaker on the challenges and opportunities he discovered directing 'There There.'
Ruth E. Carter
'I Don't Do Typical Marvel Movies': How Ruth E. Carter Approached Costuming 'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' (Exclusive)
Nov 10, 2022
The Oscar-winning costume designer reflects on the sequel's biggest challenges.
Holy Spider
For Iranian Filmmaker Ali Abbasi, Making 'Holy Spider' Was a Political Act (Exclusive)
Nov 9, 2022
"I don't think we ever wanted to do a true crime movie," the Iranian filmmaker says.
My Policeman
'It's Always a Leap of Faith': Michael Grandage Reflects on Casting 'My Policeman' (Exclusive)
Nov 3, 2022
How the director enlisted Harry Styles, Emma Corrin, and Rupert Everett for his period romance.
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