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Le Plaisir (1952) | Dual format release Bluray/DVD

Le Plaisir (1952) | Dual format release Bluray/DVD

Filmuforia October 1, 2017 Comments Off on Le Plaisir (1952) | Dual format release Bluray/DVD

Dir: Max Ophuls | France | 97′ | Drama | Three of French writer Guy de Maupassant’s short stories are sumptuously brought to life by German director Max Ophuls in this arthouse treasure LE

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The Guardians (2017) | Bfi London Film Festival 2017

The Guardians (2017) | Bfi London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia October 1, 2017 Comments Off on The Guardians (2017) | Bfi London Film Festival 2017

Dir.: Xavier Beauvois |  Cast: Nathalie Baye, Iris Bry, Laura Smet, Cyril Descours, Gilbert Bonneau, Olivier Rabourdin, Nicolas Girand, Mathilde Viseux; France 2017 | 134′ Xavier Beauvois imagines the heroic sacrifices made by the

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The Graduation | Le Concours (2016)

The Graduation | Le Concours (2016)

Filmuforia September 12, 2017 Comments Off on The Graduation | Le Concours (2016)

Dir.: Claire Simon | Documentary | France 2016, 115′ The leading film school in the birthplace of the Seventh Art has always come under immense scrutiny: this has not changed since the prestigious IDHEC

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My Journey Through French Cinema (2016)

My Journey Through French Cinema (2016)

Filmuforia September 11, 2017 Comments Off on My Journey Through French Cinema (2016)

Dir: Bertrand Tavernier | Doc | With Thierry Frémaux | France | 193′ Bertrand Tavernier’s love affair with film started with tragedy: as a child of the Liberation, in Lyon 1944, he was also

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Visions of the Underworld: Jean-Pierre Melville | Retrospective BFI

Visions of the Underworld: Jean-Pierre Melville | Retrospective BFI

Filmuforia August 25, 2017 Comments Off on Visions of the Underworld: Jean-Pierre Melville | Retrospective BFI

VISIONS OF THE UNDERWORLD is dedicated to the artistically ambitious cinema of independent filmmaker Jean-Pierre Melville (1917-1973) in his centenary year. France in the 1940s and 50s is seen as a broken nation, where male solidarity –

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Back to Burgundy | Ce Qui Nous Lie (2016)

Back to Burgundy | Ce Qui Nous Lie (2016)

Filmuforia August 24, 2017 Comments Off on Back to Burgundy | Ce Qui Nous Lie (2016)

Dir: Cedric Klapisch | Cast: Pio Marmai, Ana Girardot, Francois Civil, Jean-Marc Roulot, Maria Valverde, Jean-Marie Winling | 113′ | France | Drama Cedric Klapisch (Paris) offers a fresh and funky wine-themed family drama

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Return to Ithaca (2014)

Return to Ithaca (2014)

Filmuforia August 21, 2017 Comments Off on Return to Ithaca (2014)

Dir.: Laurent Cantet | Cast: Nestor Jiminez, Isabel Santos, Jorge Perugorria | France 2014, 95′ | Spanish with subtitles As if we didn’t need a negative view of old age in our youth-centric society, Laurent Cantet’s

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9 Doigts | 9 Fingers (2017) | Locarno International Film Festival 2017

9 Doigts | 9 Fingers (2017) | Locarno International Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia August 8, 2017 Comments Off on 9 Doigts | 9 Fingers (2017) | Locarno International Film Festival 2017

Dir/Writer: F J Ossang | France/Port | Drama | 99′ Cult French auteur F J Ossang has made a handful of features: L’affaire des Divisions Morituri (1985); Doctor Chance (Locarno/1998; Dharma Guns (2010) and

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Madame Hyde (2017) | Locarno Film Festival 2017

Madame Hyde (2017) | Locarno Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia August 6, 2017 Comments Off on Madame Hyde (2017) | Locarno Film Festival 2017

Dir/Writer: Serge Bozon | Cast: Isabelle Huppert, José Garcia, Romain Duris | France | Drama | 95′ Isabelle Huppert joins Serge Bozon for their second quirky arthouse collaboration in this French female take on Robert

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Jacques Tourneur: Fantasy filmmaker | Locarno Film Festival 2017

Jacques Tourneur: Fantasy filmmaker | Locarno Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia August 2, 2017 Comments Off on Jacques Tourneur: Fantasy filmmaker | Locarno Film Festival 2017

LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL is celebrating its 70th Anniversary with a feline, canine and fantasy theme leading up to the the real mystery – who will win the coveted GOLDEN LEOPARD? There’s a surreal feel

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