The Bandit

SXSW Interview: Four minutes with The Bandit director Jesse Moss

March 31, 2016

To wrap-up a wild week at  SXSW, we caught up briefly with director Jesse Moss to talk about his new film, The Bandit, and the process of bringing Burt Reynolds and Hal Needham‘s real-life friendship to the screen. What brought you to The Bandit?  Jesse Moss: Well, this started with a conversation about Smokey and the Bandit – which was a […]

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SXSW Interview: Burt Reynolds on the 70s and his new documentary

March 14, 2016

It may not be Smokey and the Bandit but close, Burt Reynolds, now 80, returns to screen in Jess Moss’ The Bandit. A intimate documentary showcasing Reynolds’ relationship with Hal Needham, the director of Smokey and the Bandit, a legendary stuntman, and lifelong pal to Reynolds. Larry Heath caught up with the man himself. If you’re […]

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