Jeff Nichols

Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga play history-making Richard and Mildred Loving in director Jeff Nichols’ “Loving.” (Courtesy Ben Rothstein/Focus Features)

Film takes loving approach to couple’s landmark story

“Loving,” director Jeff Nichols’ fifth feature, is sure to be one of…


From left, Joel Edgerton, Michael Shannon, Jaeden Lieberher and Kirsten Dunst  appear in "Midnight Special." (Courtesy Ben Rothstein/ Warner Bros. Entertainment)

‘Midnight Special’ director Jeff Nichols goes for emotion

Though filmmaker Jeff Nichols is not interested in sequels or remakes, he…


Man in distress: In “Take Shelter

‘Take Shelter’ a riveting, moody metaphor

There’s a storm coming. Curtis LaForche can sense it, but more ominously…


Major players: “Take Shelter

Jeff Nichols’ ‘Take Shelter’ a storm of anxiety

When Jeff Nichols began writing “Take Shelter,” his prize-winning selection at this…

Major players: “Take Shelter