Daniel Schechter

Daniel Schechter is an indie filmmaker living in New York City. His micro-budget feature Supporting Characters is now available on iTunes and Netflix and his latest film, Life of Crime starring Jennifer Aniston, will be released on August 29th, 2014.

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Talks

Why The Larry Sanders Show is the Greatest Comedy TV Series Ever

By Daniel Schechter | October 11, 2016

Why The Larry Sanders Show is the Greatest Comedy TV Series Ever

Daniel Schechter on the late Garry Shandling's innovative, iconoclastic sitcom and its special place in television history.

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks David Benioff and D.B. Weiss’ Game of Thrones

By Daniel Schechter | May 15, 2015

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks David Benioff and D.B. Weiss’ Game of Thrones

A filmmaker travels to the Seven Kingdoms to assess the first half of Season 5 of HBO's epic series as it diverges from George R. R. Martin's books.

Sophia Takal (Green) and Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talk Vince Gilligan’s Better Call Saul

By Sophia Takal | April 14, 2015

Sophia Takal (Green) and Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talk Vince Gilligan’s Better Call Saul

A fan of Vince Gilligan's new show gets caught up on how this spin-off relates to the dark and wonderful world of Walter White and company.

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks Adam Carolla and Kevin Hench’s Road Hard

By Daniel Schechter | March 10, 2015

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks Adam Carolla and Kevin Hench’s Road Hard

The new film from the prolific and multi-talented Carolla is out now. If you're not excited about it, you've probably just got him all wrong.

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks with Desiree Akhavan (Appropriate Behavior) for The Talkhouse Film Podcast

By Daniel Schechter | January 26, 2015

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks with Desiree Akhavan (Appropriate Behavior) for The Talkhouse Film Podcast

Two New York writer-directors discuss their work, gender inequality in film, bad actors, "director jail," finding your voice, and much more.

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash

By Daniel Schechter | December 30, 2014

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash

As you watch a movie, your mind registers a million different thoughts. Here's how one filmmaker processed this year's big Sundance-winning film.

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash

By Daniel Schechter | October 8, 2014

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) Talks Damien Chazelle’s Whiplash

As you watch a movie, your mind registers a million different thoughts. Here's how one filmmaker processed this year's big Sundance-winning film.

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) on Seth MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West

By Daniel Schechter | May 28, 2014

Daniel Schechter (Life of Crime) on Seth MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West

Seth MacFarlane is funny. He's also good-looking (I mean, the guy can wear a tuxedo). He's got a great speaking voice and he can sing as well.