‘London Fields’ Filmmaker Details Horrific Post-Production Drama In Stunningly Candid Interview

The Playlist | 2/12/2019 | Charles Barfield
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There are troubled productions, and then there’s the mess that is “London Fields.” A film that landed at the very top our list of the worst films in 2018, “London Fields” started with the best of intentions. Making his directorial debut with actors like Jim Sturgess, Amber Heard, and Billy Bob Thornton, filmmaker Matthew Miguel Cullen attempted to craft a fantastical story about a clairvoyant femme fatale who comes face to face with a dark premonition of her impending death by murder. Intrigue should have ensued. But what ended up happening is a travesty and something that Cullen details in painful detail on a recent podcast.

On a recent episode of “The Director’s Cut,” Cullen is asked about everything that went on with “London Fields.” For those that don’t know the full story, this is about as simple as it can be broken down. First, Cullen shot the film and began cutting it the way that any director would do in post-production. However, along the way, the producers decided to make their own cut of the film without Cullen’s knowledge and ended up wanting to release their...
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