Reel Change Interview: Peter Landesman, Writer/Director of “Parkland”

On September 21, I spent 15 minutes talking with Peter Landesman, the writer/director of Parkland. You can read my previous writings on the film at Washington City Paper and Movie Mezzanine. Below is the full interview.   Noah Gittell: Hi, Peter. This is Noah Gittell. Peter Landesman: Hey, Noah. NG: How are you? PL: I’m good,…

Why “Parkland” is Really a 9/11 Movie

I’ve become a regular contributor at an up-and-coming movie site called Movie Mezzanine, and I hope you check it out. It’s so new, there are no ads! Here’s one of my new pieces there about Parkland, which I reviewed for the Washington City Paper last week. This piece looks at the film as a JFK…