|The cast of SPOTLIGHT|
AN INTERVIEW WITH MIKE REZENDES
By Joshua Handler
At the Toronto International Film Festival, I conducted an interview with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Mike Rezendes of The Boston Globe. Rezendes is portrayed by Mark Ruffalo in Tom McCarthy's (The Station Agent, Win Win) new film, Spotlight, about the Boston Globe Spotlight team who uncovered the Catholic sex abuse scandal in the early 2000s.
To find out more about Rezendes' work with the Spotlight team, see the film, which is in limited release today but expands across the nation in the coming weeks. It's an extraordinary piece of filmmaking that will be a big Oscar contender come next year. My full review of the film as well as another interview for the film are forthcoming.
Here is the interview: