Deadline.com Interviews Laura Steinel about FAMILY Movie

Over at Deadline.com, they sat with the cast and director of FAMILY, which as I’m sure you know by now has a LOT of Juggalo influence and shows us a ton of love!  Director Laura Steinel talks to them about making a movie about a woman that’s a little rough around the edges, and also speaks about her initial thoughts on Juggalos versus what she thinks now that she has spent time with us.  Check it all out below.

From Deadline.com:

 

With ‘Family,’ Director Laura Steinel Crafts Brazen Female Characters & Examines Her Own Biases Against Juggalos — SXSW

“I think I wanted to make a movie for women to be able to be rougher characters than they’re usually given opportunities to play,” writer/director Laura Steinel told Deadline yesterday out of SXSW, of her latest directorial effort, Family. “That was my first goal, just to make a character that was a little bit more abrasive and not your typical female character.”

Starring Taylor Schilling, Bryn ValeAllison TolmanEric EdelsteinJessie Ennis and Blair Beeken, the comedy follows an emotionally-stunted aunt (Schilling) trying to bond with her 13-year-old niece (Vale), whose dream is to run away from home and become a Juggalo. Defining themselves as an avid fan group of horrorcore-comedy hip hop duo Insane Clown Posse (ICP), Juggalos are known for being a rowdy, hardcore group of alternative types.

Interestingly, while Steinel initially set out to use the Juggalos as a metaphor for parent’s worst fears of what their children will get into, upon meeting actual Juggalos during the making of Family, the director had all her fundamental beliefs about the community called into question. “At the time, I was like, ‘Oh, they’re terrifying,’ and then we went on to make this movie and I realized I was talking about a large group of people, and they happen to be pretty great,” Steinel said. “I had assumptions about the Juggalo community, but I think we all kind of feel like outcasts, in our own ways. We all feel like we’re the weirdo. They’ve just found something that brings them together as a community, and I love that.”

Check out the quick interview below:





from Faygoluvers http://ift.tt/2FztLp8

0 comments:

Video Games Movies / Film Music Nerd News Nerd Star Trek Trailers DC Comics Sci-Fi Television / TV Comic Books Movie News DC Cinematic Universe Movie Trailers News Comedy / Humor TV News Nintendo Wii Batman Technology Batman v Superman Superman Celebrities Music Videos Comic Strips Syko.org TV Promos Wonder Woman Animation Marvel Comics Social Media Sports Arizona / AZ Stargate Superbowl Football Linkin Park Man of Steel Science Suicide Squad Xbox 360 DC Films Editorials Government Nintendo DS Box Office Comic Book News DC Television Universe Green Lantern Harley Quinn Microsoft Rock News Suns Twitter Videos Basketball Blogosphere Business DC Extended Universe Daily Deals Food / Beverage Marijuana Marvel Cinematic Universe PlayStation 3 Spider-man Staff News Super Bowl 50 The Joker Video of the Day Warner Bros. Web Development Wonder Woman Angry Birds Apple Aquaman Archie Comics Auctions Batgirl Birds of Prey Bizzaro Bizzaro Girl Bluetooth Books Bryan Fuller C4MULA CBS California California / CA Cartoons Chester Bennington Crime Customization DC Entertainment DC TV Dead by Sunrise Deaths Deep Space Nine Ebay Email Facebook Fanmade Features Federation Financial Florida / FL Fringe Gmail Google+ Greg Berlanti Hawkman Health Japan Julien-K Literature Luxury Martian Manhunter Mobile / Wireless Multiplayer Multitouch Music News NSFW Nevada / NV Nintendo 3DS No Warning Operating Systems Orgy PSN Papa Roach Pete's Dragon Press Releases Rap Music Reviews Rockstar Seth Macfarlane Software Software Update Sony Star Trek Beyond Streaming Media Supergirl Syko Sam SykoDeals SykoPoetry Tech News The Avengers The CW The Flash The Flintstones Themes Transportation Trekkers Trekkies Trekspertise United Family Music Voyager Walmart Warehouse 13 Website Tools Windows Windows 10 Windows Media Xbox Live iMac