Lee Rogers: “Fred is a real character and a great conversationalist, he delivers a veritable masterclass in film-making in this podcast…”
Fred Schepisi is fighting fit to keep his own cinematic style
The film legend who directed Meryl Streep and Kirk Douglas, still has the fire in the belly to make uncompromising films…
We have lost one of the greats.
Marrakech International Film Festival
Fred was honoured to be part of the Australian contingent at the Marrakech International Film Festival, which dedicated its country tribute to Australia. Read more at Variety
Fred Schepisi’s life of telling stories
Schepisi has steered Meryl Streep to an Oscar nomination for “A Cry in the Dark”, did the same for Stockard Channing in “Six Degrees of Separation”, and nabbed a Golden Globe for “Empire Falls”.
Australian directors call cut on foreigners
Australian filmmakers say an influx of foreign directors into advertising is robbing local talent of opportunities…
Meryl Streep on Fred Schepisi…
“Now there’s a person whose yin and yang are beautifully integrated… He’s understood visually so much of how I understood perceptions…”
Fred speaks at Melbourne’s Curmudgeon’s Lunch
“Ever thought the world has become like a Coles store for culture, where everything is going down, down, down…”
Fred talks to Entertainment Weekly
Fred Schepisi talks to EW about Words and Pictures, Roxanne, Six Degrees of Separation, and working with Paul Newman on Empire Falls.
Fred with Paul Newman on the set of Empire Falls
Quentin Tarantino pays homage to Australian film
Tarantino has chosen to screen Fred Schepisi’s The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, and will be joined by Schepisi.
Fred Schepisi and Quentin Tarantino Q&A
Fred Schepisi with Quentin Tarantino and Thomas Keneally after the screening of The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith.
Fred Schepisi paints picture with words and chemistry
When Fred Schepisi organised a first meeting for Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche for his new movie, he could not have scripted it better.