Vice Guide to Film

Vice Guide to Film

2016 - 2017, Biopic, Chat
Viewers are introduced to some of the most influential figures in film history.

Episode Guide

  • Vice Guide to Film - Pedro Almadovar (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    Pedro Almadovar

  • Vice Guide to Film - Jane Campion (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Jane Campion

    Elisabeth Moss and Ben Whishaw tackle the challenging questions that fascinate Jane Campion, the New Zealander who remains the only female director to win Cannes' top prize.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Danny Boyle (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    Danny Boyle

    Ewan McGregor and Freida Pinto describe the vitality and velocity in Danny Boyle's stories of Mumbai slumdogs, Scottish junkies and other lost souls facing the fight of their lives.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Ridley Scott (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Ridley Scott

    Actors Russell Crowe, Sigourney Weaver and Geena Davis share thoughts on working with director Ridley Scott.

  • Vice Guide to Film - David O. Russell (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    David O. Russell

    Robert De Niro and Jennifer Lawrence talk about the wild films of David O. Russell, whose films feature underdog fighters and all-American hustlers trying to make their mark.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Claire Denis (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Claire Denis

    The world of Claire Denis, whose provocative films have made her one of the leading figures in world cinema.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Sofia Coppola (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Sofia Coppola

    Kirsten Dunst and James Woods explore the films of Sofia Coppola and the stylized yet personal worlds she creates from a simple hotel in Tokyo to the Court of Versailles.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Richard Linklater (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Richard Linklater

    Matthew McConaughey and Jack Black tour the films of Richard Linklater whose sympathetic studies of slackers, rockers, hipsters and lovers helped define American indie cinema.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Jean-Marc Vallée (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Jean-Marc Vallée

    Matthew McConaughey and Vanessa Paradis take an intimate look at French-Canadian filmmaker Jean-Marc Vallée.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Alfonso Cuaron (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Alfonso Cuaron

    George Clooney, Clive Owen, Emma Watson, and Guillermo del Toro sit down to discuss the innovation of the wildly diverse and adventurously bold Mexican director.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Spike Lee (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Spike Lee

    Actors Samuel L. Jackson, Clive Owen and John Turturro tackle the tough truths embodied in the films of director Spike Lee, whose political provocations and bold storytelling have garnered controversy and acclaim.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Ang Lee (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Ang Lee

    Michelle Yeoh and Elijah Wood address the versatility of Oscar winning director Ang Lee; Lee has worked in Taiwan and Hollywood and hasn't lost his artistic identity.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Lars Von Trier (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Lars Von Trier

    Collaborators Jamie Bell and Stellan Skarsg rd reflect on the controversial themes and obsessions of daring filmmaker Lars Von Trier.

  • Vice Guide to Film - David Lynch (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    David Lynch

    Louis C.K and Isabella Rossellini examine the career of David Lynch spanning from from Eraserhead's post-apocalyptic wasteland to Muholland Drive's Hollywood nightmare.

  • Vice Guide to Film - David Cronenberg (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    David Cronenberg

    From "Scanners" to "Eastern Promises," John Carpenter, Rosanna Arquette and Geena Davis reflect upon the psychological and the physical in the boundary-pushing films of David Cronenberg.

  • Vice Guide to Film - John Carpenter (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    John Carpenter

    Eli Roth and Rob Zombie share their shock and awe at the films of John Carpenter as the director reflects on his love-hate relationship and what it takes to be a master of horror.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Kelly Reichardt (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Kelly Reichardt

    A look at indie darling Kelly Reichardt and her poetic road movies.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Coen Brothers (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Coen Brothers

    George Clooney and Jeff Bridges discuss the directing tag team of Joel and Ethan Coen; the actors share stories from the sets of their Oscar winning classics.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Gus Van Sant (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Gus Van Sant

    James Franco and Dustin Lance Black follow roads traveled by innovative filmmaker Gus Van Sant; Van Sant's understanding of disparaged lives continues to redefine American Film.

  • Vice Guide to Film - David Fincher (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    David Fincher

    Ben Affleck and Robin Wright look at the films of David Fincher, whose mixture of craftsmanship and showmanship has created thrillers that cast a dark shadow over American cinema.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Tarantino (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:


    Samuel Jackson, Juliette Lewis and Eli Roth discuss the shocking, provocative career of Quentin Tarantino, from his underdog beginnings to his blockbuster epics.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Todd Haynes (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Todd Haynes

    Kelly Reichardt, Kyle Chandler and Julianne Moore discuss Todd Hayne's style of cinema.

  • Vice Guide to Film - Werner Herzog (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Werner Herzog

    Errol Morris, James Franco and Harmony Korine explore German maverick Werner Herzog and his filmography.