|A Constant Forge - The Life and Art of John Cassavetes|
This fascinating, in-depth analysis of Cassavetes' films assembles new interviews with many key players and footage of the filmmaker candidly discussing his work methods and philosophies on art, creativity and life.
Most of Cassavetes' major works are covered, including The Killing of a Chinese Bookie
, Opening Night
and A Woman Under the Influence
Ensemble regulars Gena Rowlands, Peter Falk and Ben Gazzara and longtime collaborators such as producer and cinematographer Al Ruban, also contribute revealing anecdotes about American cinema's pre-eminent maverick.