Sundance 2020: Tom McCarthy And The Importance Of Film And Cinema

Director Tom McCarthy being interviewed by Tabitha Jackson, documentary film program director at Sundance 

In this Sundance Film Festival panel, titled “The Movie That Blew My Mind,” we join hosts John Cooper (festival director) and Tabitha Jackson (documentary film program director) at this special event interviewing Director Tom McCarthy, who is best known for directing and writing “The Station Agent,” “The Visitor” and “Spotlight,” for which he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and was nominated for Best Director.

See our short video of McCarthy discussing why “Repo Man” remains an inspiration that shaped his creative sensibilities and what cinema means to him: