Sam Mendes Reflects On His Love Of Theaters & Olivia Colman [Interview]

Sam Mendes Reflects On His Love Of Theaters & Olivia Colman [Interview]
It goes without saying that some of the world’s foremost filmmakers were swept up in personal nostalgia during the stay-at-home period of the pandemic. Kenneth Branagh crafted Best Picture nominee “Belfast,” Steven Spielberg revisited his youth in “The Fablemans” and Alejandro Inarritu had something of an existential crisis with “Bardo.” It appears the world’s English-speaking critics have had enough after the recent response to Sam Mendes’ “Empire of Light.”

Read More: Olivia Colman is heartbreaking in Sam Mendes’ “Empire of Light” [Telluride Review]

Set in 1981, “Light” centers on Hillary (Olivia Colman), a lonely middle aged movie theater employee who is keeping her bipolar disorder secret from her colleagues.

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