A CONVERSATION WITH… HOLLY HUNTER
Join us for our Conversation With series, one-on-one interviews with some of the legends of cinema. Past conversations include Steven Spielberg, Vanessa Redgrave, Robert Altman, Susan Sarandon, Richard Gere, Helena Bonham Carter, Martin Scorsese, and many more.With numerous critically acclaimed credits in lead and supporting roles, Aaron Eckhart is positioned among the industry’s finest actors. He has earned considerable acclaim for his roles, including the love interest of Julia Roberts in ERIN BROCKOVICH for director Steven Soderbergh.
A prominent actress on both stage and screen, Academy Award®-winning actress Holly Hunter has portrayed a vast array of complex and powerful characters throughout her career. Hunter has been nominated four times for Academy Awards, including BROADCAST NEWS, THE FIRM and THIRTEEN. In 1993, Hunter won Best Actress at the Academy Awards, the Cannes Film Festival, and the Golden Globes (among others!) for her performance in THE PIANO.
Hunter’s distinguished career features countless iconic performances on stage, screen and television, including the films BROADCAST NEWS, RAISING ARIZONA, and CRASH, the acclaimed Sundance Channel series Top of the Lake, and TNT’s edgy drama Saving Grace . Recent credits include BATMAN V. SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE, MANGLEHORN and the Lifetime/History miniseries Bonnie & Clyde. She has been nominated for six Primetime Emmy Awards®, winning twice, and five Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Hunter will soon be seen alongside Zoe Kazan and Ray Romano in THE BIG SICK, directed by Michael Showalter, and BREAKABLE YOU, directed by Andrew Wagner and co-starring Alfred Molina and Tony Shalhoub. At this year’s festival, Hunter will be seen in the US Premiere of Katherine Dieckmann’s STRANGE WEATHER, our Southampton Opening Film.