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Mike Mills

Friday, Dec. 30, 2016

In 1979, Annette Bening was 21-years-old. A year earlier she had moved from San Diego to San Francisco to study classical drama. She remembers it as a time of tremendous change and uncertainty and the big moments like the day Harvey Milk and George Mascone were killed, but, for the most part her...

Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016

Way too many films out there are heavy on plot and exposition, light on atmosphere and character development. It's safe to say "20th Century Women" isn't one of them.

Indeed, this new film from Mike Mills, a loving nod to the director's own 1970s California youth, is precisely the...

Friday, Oct. 7, 2016

Director Mike Mills had some advice for his audience at the New York Film Festival: Make a movie about your mom.

Mills premiered his "20th Century Women," starring Annette Bening, on Friday at Lincoln Center, where his film is playing as the festival's centerpiece. In it, Bening stars as...