Tag Archives: Bill Ross

YouTube du Jour: Tchoupitoulas

Locally made film Tchoupitoulas has received much praise since screening at South by Southwest Film Festival in March—“visually masterful” and “startlingly fresh point of view” were two descriptions in the press—but Friday, July 20 is its long-due public premiere in New Orleans. The New Orleans Film Society, Louisiana State Museum, and Louisiana Museum Foundation are [...]

Tchoupitoulas Screening at Sync Up: Interview with Director Bill Ross and Producer Michael Gottwald

Any lover of both New Orleans and film knows the difficulty moviemakers have had in capturing the essence of the city. For every success like Down By Law there’s The Big Easy. For every Hard Times, Live and Let Die. Add the new film Tchoupitoulas to the list of successes. The hazy masterpiece loosely tells [...]