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'heathers' director michael lehmann dissects the film’s lasting influence as it celebrates its 30th anniversary

Turns out, droll dialogue and color coded croquet balls are perfect meme fodder.
Oliver Lunn
8.15.18
Film

timothée chalamet’s ‘hot summer nights’ is an instant teen classic

i-D talks to director Elijah Bynum about directing his first film.
André-Naquian Wheeler
7.24.18
Film

ava duvernay is the first an african american woman to direct a $100 million film

The 'Selma' director is making history with her latest project.
Wendy Syfret
8.5.16
Music

we called 'hotline bling's director x on his cellphone

Director X gives i-D the lowdown on his favorite 'Hotline Bling' memes, getting Drake to dance and the James Turrell comparisons.
Kristina Britton
11.2.15
Music

taylor swift's 'wildest dreams' director fights back against whitewashing claims

Joseph Kahn insists it's not a video about colonialism, but a period love story.
i-D Staff
9.4.15
Film

jake sumner discusses directing 'the plastic age'

We speak to Jake Sumner, director of i-D's new documentary exploring plastic pollution in the ocean, and what fashion is doing to fight it.
i-D Team
4.15.15
Film

we speak with ​frédéric tcheng, director of dior and i

The man behind the most important fashion film of the year discusses the blood, sweat, cigarettes and Coke Zero that go into making a couture collection.
Stuart Brumfitt
3.27.15
Film

​bjork’s 'black lake' director on iceland, special effects and facing criticism

Meet Andrew Huang, the young American director behind the specially commissioned centerpiece of her MoMA show.
Stuart Brumfitt
3.9.15
Film

Jake Hoffman talks addiction, rock n’ roll, and calling Dustin “dad”

When his fellow first graders were learning maths and guarding against cooties outbreaks, Jake Hoffman was studying the sets of his father’s Academy Award winning films. But with the recent premiere of his first feature length film Asthma, it’s clear...
Emily Manning
8.6.14
Film

Casting a Dream Movie with Daniel Peddle

“It used to be that you had to be discovered, but now, you can discover yourself.” Having spent the last two decades scouring streets across the globe for diamonds in the rough as a prominent casting director, Daniel Peddle also brings his keen eye for...
Emily Manning
8.5.14
Culture

20 ways to turn your life into a wes anderson movie

Oh, Wes Anderson, If I could live inside one of your movies, I totally would. Unfortunately, I can't, but I can try my hardest to turn my own life into one. And so can you! Follow these steps and embrace the muted, well-structured world of Wanderson.
Francesca Dunn
3.7.14