Music Producer - and John & Maggie's nephew- Lorenzo Wolff has a fantastic new album being released today called Down Where the Valleys Are Low: Another Otherworld for Judee Sill. The album is reinterpretations of songs by legendary singer-songwriter Judee Sill. Available now wherever you listen to music. You can check out his single The Pearl at the youtube link below. We're also including a link to a great interview with Wolff for TVD Radar: The Podcast with Evan Toth.

Looking back on years of making movies together, John and I like to talk about all the marriages and babies that have come from cast and crew meeting and falling in love on our sets. When you work with somebody, you really get to know them. When you work on a movie, there you are every morning, all day long, and easily in the bar after work, or on the ride back to the hotel. No need to get your courage up to ask for a date. On AMIGO, US Army Extra Bobby Savoca-Guay met Cheska Baun-Barroga, Assistant to her grandmother, Key Hair/Makeup, Cecille Baun. They courted in the Philippines and now are a family, living in NYC. For awhile, we called AMIGO BARYO (which means "village" in Tagalog). That makes these kids Baryo Babies. - Maggie

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Every Monday in March John Sayles will be giving virtual talks on some of his films with the Gene Siskel Film Center of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

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March 8: LONE STAR

March 15: LIMBO