When it came to S.J. Clarkson‘s approach to Sony/Marvel’s spiderwomen origin story Madame Web, “It all started with clairvoyance,” says the filmmaker.
Clarkson, who makes her feature directorial debut here, has already dipped her toe in the Marvel universe as an episodic director such Netflix series Jessica Jones.
In fact, it was her visceral work in handling feminine PTSD in a psychological thriller vein that made an impression on Sony Motion Pictures Group Chairman, Tom Rothman who was struck by the pilot’s elevator finale scene.
Clarkson talks about designing a psychic visual, slipstream of images style on today’s Crew Call: In addition to the British filmmaker discusses how she landed her killer cast of Dakota Johnson, Sydney Sweeney, Isabela Merced and Celeste O’Connor.Read more on deadline.com