Commentaries

  • PRINCE OF TIDES Commentary

    This commentary track featuring producer, director, and star Barbra Streisand was recorded in 1991 and updated by Streisand in 2019.

  • MULTIPLE MANIACS Commentary

    This audio commentary from 2016 features writer-director John Waters and was recorded in New York.

  • HOUSE OF GAMES Commentary

    Director David Mamet and HOUSE OF GAMES con consultant and actor Ricky Jay recorded this audio commentary together in Los Angeles in the spring of 2007.

  • HIGH AND LOW Commentary

    This audio commentary recorded in 2008 features film historian Stephen Prince, author of “The Warrior’s Camera: The Cinema of Akira Kurosawa” and professor of film studies at Virginia Tech.

  • SCHIZOPOLIS Commentary 1

    SCHIZOPOLIS is presented with two commentaries recorded in 2003. This commentary features director Steven Soderbergh interviewing himself.

  • YI YI Commentary

    This commentary features writer-director Edward Yang and noted Asian-cinema critic Tony Rayns in conversation.

  • SWEETIE Commentary

    Recorded in Sydney, Australia, in 2006, this commentary features director and cowriter Jane Campion, her screenwriting partner Gerard Lee, and director of photography Sally Bongers.

  • PARIS IS BURNING Commentary

    This commentary track, recorded in 2005, features director Jennie Livingston, Willi Ninja (mother of the House of Ninja), Freddie Pendavis (House of Pendavis), and editor Jonathan Oppenheim.

  • WINGS OF DESIRE Commentary

    This commentary features director Wim Wenders and star Peter Falk. It was edited in 2009 by independent DVD producer Mark Rance from over six hours of interviews he conducted in August and September 1996 and March 1997.

  • NAKED Commentary

    Recorded in 1994, this commentary features director Mike Leigh and actors David Thewlis and Katrin Cartlidge.

  • GREY GARDENS Commentary

    Recorded in 2001, this audio commentary features filmmakers Albert Maysles, Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer, and Susan Froemke.

  • MISHIMA Commentary

    This commentary features director Paul Schrader and producer Alan Poul. It was recorded in 2006.

  • AN AUTUMN AFTERNOON Commentary

    This audio commentary, recorded in 2005, features David Bordwell, author of “Ozu and the Poetics of Cinema.”

  • HEARTS AND MINDS Commentary

    Recorded in 2001, this audio commentary features director Peter Davis.

  • GODZILLA Commentary

    Recorded in 2011, this audio commentary features critic David Kalat, author of “A Critical History and Filmography of Toho’s Godzilla Series.”

  • ORIGINAL CAST ALBUM: “COMPANY” Commentary

    This commentary, recorded in 2001, features director D. A. Pennebaker; Harold Prince, producer of the original Broadway production; and actor Elaine Stritch.

  • THE DAYTRIPPERS Commentary

    This commentary was recorded in June 2019 and features writer-director Greg Mottola, editor Anne McCabe, and producer Steven Soderbergh.

  • BURROUGHS: THE MOVIE Commentary

    This audio commentary, recorded in 2015, features filmmaker Jim Jarmusch, who served as a sound recordist on BURROUGHS: THE MOVIE.

  • BLACK NARCISSUS Commentary

    Recorded in 1988, this commentary features director and coproducer Michael Powell and his longtime friend and admirer Martin Scorsese. Powell reminisces about the production and his unique relationship with his filmmaking partner, Emeric Pressburger, while Scorsese provides analysis and discusses...

  • BORDER RADIO Commentary 1

    This commentary, featuring codirectors Allison Anders and Kurt Voss, was recorded in 2005 in Los Angeles.