Eliza Hittman

Eliza Hittman is an award-winning filmmaker, born and based in New York City. Her critically acclaimed debut feature film, It Felt Like Love, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2013 and was released in 2014 by Variance Films. She received an MFA from CalArts, School of Film / Video (2010) and teaches graduate level film directing at Columbia University, School of the Arts.

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Talks

Eliza Hittman (Beach Rats) Talks with Lynne Ramsay (You Were Never Really Here) for the Talkhouse Podcast

By Eliza Hittman | April 12, 2018

Eliza Hittman (Beach Rats) Talks with Lynne Ramsay (You Were Never Really Here) for the Talkhouse Podcast

A conversation between one of the finest emerging American filmmakers and one of her heroes.

Tom Kalin, Eliza Hittman, Reinaldo Marcus Green and Kirsten Johnson Talk the Oscars on the Talkhouse Podcast

By Kirsten Johnson | March 1, 2018

Tom Kalin, Eliza Hittman, Reinaldo Marcus Green and Kirsten Johnson Talk the Oscars on the Talkhouse Podcast

The filmmakers behind Beach Rats, Cameraperson, Savage Grace and Monsters and Men dive deep into the Academy Awards.

Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) Talks with Eliza Hittman (Beach Rats) for the Talkhouse Podcast

By Barry Jenkins | September 7, 2017

Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) Talks with Eliza Hittman (Beach Rats) for the Talkhouse Podcast

Two of the earliest contributors to Talkhouse Film sit down for a chat on the opening weekend of Hittman's new movie, Beach Rats.

Eliza Hittman (It Felt Like Love) Talks Kelly Reichardt’s Night Moves

By Eliza Hittman | June 4, 2014

Eliza Hittman (It Felt Like Love) Talks Kelly Reichardt’s Night Moves

I had a rather funny Kelly Reichardt experience at the time of Meek’s Cutoff’s screening at Sundance 2011. I had just arrived at the filmmaker