Jean-Marc Vallée on directing Sharp Objects and women-driven stories

Canadian director Jean-Marc Vallée cultivates characters who are often complicated, strong but also broken. He talks to Tom Power about his latest TV series, Sharp Objects.
Executive Producer/Director Jean-Marc Vallée attends the premiere of HBO's 'Sharp Objects' at The Cinerama Dome on June 26, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)
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Canadian director Jean-Marc Vallée cultivates characters who are often complicated, strong but also broken. It's what's made him such a great ally for women-driven stories. Today, Vallée joins Tom Power from Montreal to talk about his latest TV series, Sharp Objects, which premieres Sunday, July 8 on HBO.

— Produced by Elaine Chau 

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