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Fernando Meirelles Podcasts

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Fernando Meirelles. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Fernando Meirelles, often where they are interviewed.

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4 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Fernando Meirelles. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Fernando Meirelles, often where they are interviewed.

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Episode 23 - Blindness (Fernando Meirelles, 2008)

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Not gonna lie... this was a tough watch!

Jul 15 2020 · 1hr 14mins
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Fernando Meirelles and Mark Tildesley

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Fernando Meirelles and  Mark Tildesley join Anthony to discuss their new film 'The Two Popes'. Produced by David Janove.

Dec 16 2019 · 41mins

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Fernando Meirelles and Mark Tildesley

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Fernando Meirelles is the Academy Award-nominated director of films like “City of God,” “The Constant Gardener,” and “Blindness,” among many others. His mixture of authenticity and flash made him a fascinating match for “The Two Popes,” his latest film starring Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce. Centered on the 2013 exchange of power at the top of the Catholic Church, the film is also a story about the ongoing struggle between ideas.

Beyond the text, however, the film was a considerable practical challenge because the bulk of the drama takes place within the hallowed halls of the Sistine Chapel. Production Designer Mark Tildesley and his team had their work cut out for them as filming at the famed sanctuary was out of the question. Learn the secrets of how the design team built the interiors, reproduced Michelangelo's famed frescos and more on this week’s episode of “The Call Sheet.”

Dec 04 2019 · 35mins
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Fernando Meirelles: Meet the Filmmaker

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Fernando Meirelles, director of "City of God" and the "The Constant Gardner," discusses the making of his latest film, "Blindness" which stars Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Danny Glover, and Gael Garcia Bernal. The film is about a city ravaged by an epidemic of instant "white blindness." Miramax released "Blindness" in theaters on October 3rd.
Oct 03 2008 · 41mins