When You’re Strange (2010)

Writer/Director: Tom DiCillo Cast: John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, Jim Morrison, Johnny Depp (narrator). Awards: Grammy for Best Documentary, Audience Award; South by Southwest Music and Film Festival. Festivals: Sundance, LA Film Festival, Woodstock, Berlin, Deauville, London, San Sebastian. US Distribution: Rhino Entertainment and Abramorama. Related Blog Posts: many, starting with The Land Of Fruits […]

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Delirious (2006)

Writer/Director: Tom DiCillo Cast: Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Alison Lohman, Gina Gershon, Elvis Costello, Callie Thorne, David Wain, Cinque Lee. Awards: Best Director, Best Screenplay; San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival. Best Picture; HBO Aspen Comedy Arts Festival, Special Jury Prize;Istanbul Intl. Film Festival, Signis Grand Prize; Best Film. Festivals: Sundance, Seattle, Aspen, San Sebastian. US […]

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Double Whammy (2001)

Writer/Director: Tom DiCillo Cast: Denis Leary, Elizabeth Hurley, Luis Guzman, Melonie Diaz, Donald Faison, Keith Knobb, Victor Argo, Chris Noth, Steve Buscemi. Festivals: Sundance, Tribeca, Gijon, Deauville. Awards: Best Picture; DVD Premiere Awards. Double Whammy TRAILER This is a tough film for me to write about.  It is the only film I have made that did […]

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The Real Blonde (1998)

Writer/Director: Tom DiCillo Cast: Matthew Modine, Catherine Keener, Darryl Hannah, Christopher Lloyd, Maxwell Caulfield, Kathleen Turner, Marlo Thomas, Dave Chapelle, Steve Buscemi, Denis Leary, Elizabeth Berkely. Festivals: Sundance, Toronto, San Francisco, Deauville. US Distribution: Paramount. The Real Blonde TRAILER   The Real Blonde is my only studio film to date. That’s not really a statement, […]

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Box of Moonlight (1997)

Writer/Director: Tom DiCillo Cast: John Turturro, Sam Rockwell, Catherine Keener, Lisa Blount, Rica Maartens, Annie Corley. Festivals: Venice, Sundance, Seattle, Toronto, San Francisco. US Distribution: Trimark. Books: Notes From Overboard, film diary and screenplay. Related Blog Posts: Roll Model, Whacked But Fact 2. Box of Moonlight  TRAILER Box of Moonlight was supposed to have been my […]

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Living in Oblivion (1995)

Writer/Director: Tom DiCillo Cast: Steve Buscemi, Catherine Keener, Dermot Mulroney, James Legros, Danielle Von Zerneck, Rica Maartens, Peter Dinklage. Awards: Best Screenplay; Sundance Film Festival. Best Picture;Deauville Film Festival. Best Actress, Catherine Keener; Stockholm Film Festival. US Distribution: Sony Pictures Classics. Festivals: Sundance, Seattle, San Francisco, Toronto, Montreal, New Directors (NYC), Berlin, Deauville, Gijon, Stockholm. […]

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