Cry me some more
Mark Meily, director of Crying Ladies, studied film in France. But he also says that doing commercials is the best film school one could ever have. In preparation for the film, he prepared story boards and had a powerpoint presentation of fictionalized bios for the characters, complete with eneagrams. Hm.
Okay, here's some more crying stalking: in inq, an interview, and an article in Variety.