Issue 57: Steven Soderbergh

March 2018

Guts & Glory

If the medical drama leverages life-and-death stakes to wash viewers in emotion—those great, bathetic waves of romantic agony and release—Soderbergh refurbishes it into a delivery system for sensation....

Market Forces

Amongst Steven Soderbergh’s singular skills as a filmmaker is his uncanny ability to read the market—a knack for predicting the course of cinema and preemptively adjusting his working methods, and the films he makes, accordingly. ...