Noah Baumbach is one of the hardest working writer/directors in recent Hollywood history; he has put out an average of one piece of work per year since 2004. While quantity does not equal quality, Baumbach’s work is still amazingly well-done, thanks to his ability to capture love, life and tragedy in some very mundane worlds. Most of Baumbach’s stories take place within families or ‘chosen families,’ so the people he writes about are very accurate and lived-in, akin to someone you might know. His characters are almost scarily realistic at times.
The writer/director has been prolifically releasing great work for nearly three decades, and these are some of his best and most personal.Read MoreMovieWeb – Feed