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Loving Vincent (2017)

Loving Vincent (2017)

Filmuforia October 2, 2017 Comments Off on Loving Vincent (2017)

Dir: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman | With Douglas Booth, Jerome Flynn, Robert Gulaczyk, Helen McCrory, John Sessions, Eleanor Tomlinson, Aidan Turner, Chris O’Dowd | Animated Biography |  Poland | UK | 94′ Seven years

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Night is Short, Walk on Girl (2017)

Night is Short, Walk on Girl (2017)

Filmuforia September 29, 2017 Comments Off on Night is Short, Walk on Girl (2017)

Dir.: Masaaki Yuasa; Anime with the voices of Kana Hanazawa, Gen Hoshino, Hiroyuki Yoshino; Japan 2017, 93′ Masaaki Yuasa returns to the big screen with his first release in 13 years. Night is Short,

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Your Name (2016)

Your Name (2016)

Filmuforia August 21, 2017 Comments Off on Your Name (2016)

Writer|Dir:  Makoto Shinkai Cast: Ryunosuke Kamikim Mone Kamishiraishi, Ryo Narita, Aoi Yuki, obunaga Shimazaki, Kaito Ishikawa, Kanon Tani, Masaki Terasoma If you’re missing Studio Ghibli, then Makoto Shinkai’s runaway anime ‘love story’ will certainly fit

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Napping Princess (2017)

Napping Princess (2017)

Filmuforia August 14, 2017 Comments Off on Napping Princess (2017)

Dir.: Kenji Kamiyama; Anime; Voices of: Mitsuki Takahata, Shin’nosuke Mitsushima, Tomoya Maeno; Japan 2017, 110 min. Director/writer Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell) continues his critique of Japanese society with NAPPING PRINCESS, an Anime

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Locarno Film Festival 2017

Locarno Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia July 30, 2017 Comments Off on Locarno Film Festival 2017

Known for its edgy and eclectic selection of international independent titles, LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL this year celebrates its 70th Anniversary in the town’s Piazza Grande in temperatures that often sizzle in the late 30s

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Genocidal Organ (2017)

Genocidal Organ (2017)

Filmuforia July 6, 2017 Comments Off on Genocidal Organ (2017)

Dir.: Shuko Murase; Animation; Voices of Yuichi Nakamura, Sanae Kobayashi, Takahiro Sakurai; USA/Japan 2017, 115 min. This screen adaptation of Project Ito’s cult novel is a puzzling and often violent animation. Shuko Murase’s film

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My Life as a Courgette (2016) | Ma Vie de Courgette

My Life as a Courgette (2016) | Ma Vie de Courgette

Filmuforia June 1, 2017 Comments Off on My Life as a Courgette (2016) | Ma Vie de Courgette

Dir.: Claude Barras | Animation | Switzerland/France | 66 min. Claude Barras’ stop-motion animation is a tender tale probing life’s saddest moment: not a kid’s film but one that resonates with the kid inside

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Tehran Taboo (2017) | Cannes Film Festival 2017

Tehran Taboo (2017) | Cannes Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia May 22, 2017 Comments Off on Tehran Taboo (2017) | Cannes Film Festival 2017

Dir.: Ali Soozandeh; Animation; Elmira Rafizadeh, Bilal Yasar, Zahra Amir Ebrahimi, Negar Mona Alizadeh, Arash Marandi; Austria/Germany, 2017, 96 min. First time director Ali Soozandeh shows us the seedy underbelly of Iran’s tightly controlled

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The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin (2017) | Bfi Flare 2017

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin (2017) | Bfi Flare 2017

Filmuforia March 23, 2017 Comments Off on The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin (2017) | Bfi Flare 2017

Dir: Jennifer M Kroot | Doc | US/UK | 91min Armistead Maupin churned out copy like a demon according to his editor at the San Francisco Chronicle where he worked as a regualr columnist.

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Metropolis (2001) | Eureka Bluray release

Metropolis (2001) | Eureka Bluray release

Filmuforia January 15, 2017 Comments Off on Metropolis (2001) | Eureka Bluray release

Directed by Rintaro, written by Katsuhiro Otomo and produced by Madhouse with conceptual support from Tezuka Productions, this science-fiction anime action is loosely based on the 1949 Metropolis manga created by Osamu Tezuka, itself

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