LEVINSON PAYS TRIBUTE TO ROBIN WILLIAMS
"He was brilliant and sensitive in ways that were extraordinary," Levinson said of Williams, who committed suicide
"And his interest in the people was so fascinating that he was able to pull out their behavior and how they thought and functioned, which really brought a life to 'Good Morning Vietnam' up and above what the story details were," Levinson said.
"He had an enormous passion for people, a great sense of humanity and he was an extraordinary human being."
By Adam Egan
LENA DUNHAM GIVES DO-IT-YOURSELF ADVICE
The creator and star of hit sitcom "Girls" says technology has created new possibilities for creative expression.
"The biggest question that I get from young women is 'How do I get into the position that you are in?'" said Dunham, who got her start posting short films on YouTube.
"Making a movie doesn't have to be something that you do on location with actors. It can be something that exists in your everyday life. So that whenever I talk to young women I encourage them to take that road and make their own work and not to wait for permission to have their stories get told."
Dunham, who got an Emmy nomination this year for her role on "Girls," was speaking at a
Organizers noted that July's film had been viewed online 670,000 times since being posted.
"That's more than saw the most recent
Dunham and "Girls" producer
Konner said it involved "a lot of
By Jill Lawless, http://Twitter.com/JillLawless
"This (beard) is just for me, because I never thought in my life that I would go through puberty and it happened. ... I'm just riding it out. I'm going to see where it goes, so yeah, it could last a while. It's not for a role, particularly, it's just a point of pride on my face." The "99 Homes" actor, asked whether his luxuriant facial hair had been grown for a role.
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