Rick Alverson

Rick Alverson is the writer/director of dramas Entertainment and The Comedy. His previous films include New Jerusalem and The Builder. He lives in Richmond, Virginia.

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RT @erickohn: Fundamental disconnect here. Why does non-narrative = waste of time? https://t.co/PixQbMYOyc

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Talks

Rick Alverson (Entertainment) Talks Nathan Silver’s Stinking Heaven

By Rick Alverson | December 7, 2015

Rick Alverson (Entertainment) Talks Nathan Silver’s Stinking Heaven

Shot on an old broadcast camera and featuring addicts' recreations, Silver's film occupies an alive, unsettling space between the false and the real.

Rick Alverson (Entertainment) Talks Kornél Mundruczó’s White God

By Rick Alverson | March 30, 2015

Rick Alverson (Entertainment) Talks Kornél Mundruczó’s White God

The writer/director shares his thoughts while watching the Hungarian filmic fable that won the Prix Un Certain Regard at Cannes last year.