We present our interviews from the TIFF premiere of crime drama Uncut Gems starring Adam Sandler. The film is directed by Benny Safdie and Josh Safdie and also stars Julia Fox, Kevin Garnett, The Weekend, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Aranbayev, Jacob Igielski, LaKeith Stanfield and Noa Fisher.
The film premiered at the 2019 Toronto Film Festival, and these are the interviews from the red carpet.
Set in the diamond district of New York City, Howard Ratner, a jewelry store owner and dealer to the rich and famous, must find a way to pay his debts when his merchandise is taken from one of his top sellers and girlfriend. From acclaimed filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie comes an electrifying crime thriller about Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score. When he makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime, Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.