Through exclusive interviews with actors, family, and the filmmaker himself, this unprecedented documentary pulls back the curtain on the remarkable career of Steven Spielberg. Read More

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“Not only intensifies appreciation for his work, it gives you a sense of why he is who he is.”

— Los Angeles Times


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Discover more with these outtakes from the film.

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The Impact of Spielberg

Performers Cate Blanchett, Liam Neeson and more discuss the significance of Spielberg films on their own lives and careers.

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Getting the Call

How do you react when you are asked to work with an icon? Anthony Hopkins, Tom Hanks, Benedict Cumberbatch along with other actors share their personal experiences.

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Cutting in Camera

Actors Laura Dern, Matt Damon and Liam Neeson describe watching the director create films shot-by-shot right before their eyes.

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Steven on Craft

Spielberg discusses takes, terms and tactics in these deleted scenes from the documentary.

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Messing Up the Shot

Christian Bale reflects on working with Spielberg as a young (inexperienced) actor on Empire of the Sun.

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Steven on Set

Performer Eric Bana shares his impression of Steven Spielberg while filming.

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