Cannes Film Festival 2008 – Films at a Glance

Cannes Film Festival 2008 - Films at a Glance

Cannes Film Festival 2008 – Films at a Glance

  From 14.5. – 25.5.2008 proposed in Cannes again the heart of the film world. In the 61st Film Festival once again enter the film world’s most respected directors in the struggle for the coveted Palme d’Or at.

Competition Films at a Glance

Adorationvon Atom Egoyan
Clint Changelingvon Eastwood
Che by Steven Soderbergh
Deltavon Kornél Mundruczó
Blindness / Blindness by Fernando Meirelles
Entre les Murs / The Class by Laurent Cantet
He

Read the rest of this entry »

Berlinale 2008: Golden Bear for “Tropa de Elite”

Berlinale 2008: Golden Bear for Tropa de Elite

Berlinale 2008: Golden Bear for “Tropa de Elite”

  Berlin – In Brazil, he was a huge hit movie, and also the International Jury headed by director Costa-Gavras found him remarkable. We’re talking about the Brazilian film Tropa de Elite, which the Golden Bear at the 58th Won the International Film Festival Berlin.

The awarding of the coveted trophy to the film about a special unit of Brazilian police was certainly a great surprise at the end of the Berlinale, was Tropa de Elite, to put it mildly, not necessarily a favorite of

Read the rest of this entry »

Trailer – Two Lovers – Cannes 2008

Trailer - Two Lovers - Cannes 2008

Read the rest of this entry »

Che – Cannes 2008

Che - Cannes 2008

Che – Cannes 2008

  Steven Soderbergh Che this year was probably the most eagerly anticipated contest with the contribution of the Cannes Festival. But after the screening of more than four-hour film there was bewilderment and disappointment among the visitors. Had they seen now a two-part film, or even two completely separate movies? The presented version was just a rough cut, or actually the finished work, which will come in this form in the cinema?

One thing is certain, the biopic about the Vorzeigerevolutionär and the

Read the rest of this entry »

Adoration – Cannes 2008

Adoration - Cannes 2008

Adoration – Cannes 2008

  After a short excursion into the vicinity of the mainstream with Where The Truth Lies (2006), presented the most prestigious Representation of the independent Canadian film Adoration Atom Egoyan, with his new film in competition at the Cannes Festival.

Adoration tells the story of the teenager Simon (Devon Bostick) who was inspired by his teacher, provides an essay on the Web, in which he asserted his Arab father when his mother was pregnant with him and wanted to travel to Israel , a bomb hidden in

Read the rest of this entry »

Serbis – Cannes 2008

Serbis - Cannes 2008

Serbis – Cannes 2008

  For every film festival around the world and especially for the Cannes Film Festival, a large media presence is vital. This fact also explains why, like movies with all-star ensemble will be shown at the start and end, they provide the necessary and PR hype pregnant. But there can not shine every film in competition with Hollywood greats, one uses mainly to the middle of the festival to a different gimmicks from the PR handbook: the insznierten scandal. You throw in front of the assembled journalism as a movie

Read the rest of this entry »

Delta – Cannes 2008

Delta - Cannes 2008

Delta – Cannes 2008

  An incestuous brother and sister love is at the heart of the Hungarian-German co-production Delta, the director Kornél Mundruczó in competition at the Cannes Film Festival presented. Delta receives its name from the scene of the events and the mouth of the Danube into the Black Sea – one of the few remaining archaic scenery in Europe, which also prevail in just such manners, if you can give Mundruczó faith.

After a long absence returns the brother (Felix Lajkó) back home. There he meets seems to be

Read the rest of this entry »

Trailer – Adoration – Cannes 2008

Trailer - Adoration - Cannes 2008

Read the rest of this entry »

Synecdoche, New York – Cannes 2008

Synecdoche, New York - Cannes 2008

Synecdoche, New York – Cannes 2008

  Charlie Kaufman is unquestionably a man of great talent and enormous influence in Hollywood – after all, leads him to Premiere magazine list of the hundred most important people in Hollywood. In Kaufman belongs to a genus that was previously not known for their influence on the movie business – the scriptwriters. But his films as templates for Being John Malkovich (Spike Jonze, 1999), Human Nature (Michel Gondry, 2001), Adaptation (Spike Jonze, 2002), Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (directed by

Read the rest of this entry »

Waltz With Bashir – Cannes 2008

Waltz With Bashir - Cannes 2008

Waltz with Bashir – Cannes 2008

Waltz with Bashir is a journey into his past by Israeli director Ari Folman and also the rebirth of a virtually unknown film genres – the animated documentary.

The film takes its starting point in a bar where a friend tells director Folman that every night he suffers from a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by wild dogs. The men come to the conclusion that the cause somewhere in their shared experiences during the first Lebanon war in 1982, during which both the Israeli army were to be

Read the rest of this entry »