Hellman Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Monte Hellman

Interviewed by: Allison Anders

Cult classic director Monte Hellman (Two-Lane Blacktop, The Shooting, Ride in the Whirlwind) discusses his long career directing horror films and westerns and everything in between.

Monte Hellman discusses the unique method he used to shoot Two-Lane Blacktop.

Hellman discusses his collaboration with producer Gary Kurtz and how it benefited post-production on Two-Lane Blacktop.

He offers advice to young directors, sharing what he learned from theater director Arthur Hopkins.