Writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson’s latest film is a coming-of-age story set in the 1970s. It follows the story of young love in the San Fernando Valley and the pitfalls of high school romance. Alana Haim, Cooper Hoffman (son of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman), Sean Penn, Tom Waits, Bradley Cooper, and Benny Safdie star.
Awesome Paul Thomas Anderson
Film essayist Nerdwriter1 looks at Paul Thomas Anderson’s masterwork There Will Be Blood as an example of how its relatively modest use of edits and subtle framing adjustments have much greater emotional impact than the crazy rapid cuts we’re used to these days.