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Shane Carruth Unravels Primer (Q&A)
Shane Carruth Unravels Primer (Q&A)

Shane Carruth Unravels Primer (Q&A) 2014


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Shane Carruth Unravels Primer (Q&A) 2014

19 mins United Kingdom

Director Shane Carruth talks to film critic Damon Wise about the two-year production of his sci-fi puzzler Primer (2004). Carruth explains how the film’s fiendishly complex time travel plotting fits together, how his father inspired one character’s actions and the benefits of shooting in his home state of Texas.


Shane Carruth

Damon Wise


Short interview


Tomorrow's World




United Kingdom



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British Film Institute

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