Tuesday, December 5, 2023

The Next Best Picture Podcast – Interview With “The Mitchells vs. The Machines” Director, Writer & Star, Mike Rianda

By Matt Neglia 

Mike Rianda’s feature-length directorial debut “The Mitchells vs. The Machines” is premiering this weekend on Netflix after having a long road to release. A six year long project, the film first started at Sony with “Spider-Man: Into The Spier-Verse’s” creative team and the producers Phil Lord and Chris Miller before moving to Netflix due to the COVID-19 pandemic, receiving a name-change (formerly titled “Connected”) and now, it’s finally here for the world to see. Mike was kind enough to take a few minutes to talk with us about the film’s themes, its characters, the animation process and more! Check out below and be sure to watch the film on Netflix.

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Matt Neglia
Matt Negliahttps://nextbestpicture.com/
Obsessed about the Oscars, Criterion Collection and all things film 24/7. Critics Choice Member.

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