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Araby (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Araby (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 19, 2017 Comments Off on Araby (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Dirs: Joao Dumans, Affonso Uchoa | Cast: Aristides de Sousa, Murilo Caliari, Renata Cabral, Glaucia Vandeveld | Brazil | Drama | 96′ An ordinary life takes on evergreen themes and universal implications in writer-directors Affonso

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Canaletto and the Art of Venice (2017)

Canaletto and the Art of Venice (2017)

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Canaletto and the Art of Venice (2017)

Dir: David Bickerstaff |  82′ | UK | Documentary Exhibition on Screen offers us an unparalleled big screen entree into Her Royal Highness The Queen’s collection of paintings by the Venetian 17th Century artist Giovanni Antonio

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Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

 Dirs/scr Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza. Italy/France/Switzerland, 2017. 122′ Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza made their names with Mafia thriller Salvo at Cannes several years ago, and now return with another Sicilian-set slow-burner that adds teenage

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Beast (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Beast (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Beast (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Dir: Michael Pearce | Cast: Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Trystan Gravelle | UK | 107′ | Thriller Two troubled souls are drawn together in this twisted and intriguingly intelligent psychological thriller debut from British

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Our Last Tango | Un Tango Mas  (2017)

Our Last Tango | Un Tango Mas (2017)

Filmuforia September 17, 2017 Comments Off on Our Last Tango | Un Tango Mas (2017)

Dir.: German Kral; Drama-Documentary with Maria Nieves and Juan Carlos Copes; Argentina/Germany/Italy 2015 |  85′ | Argentine born writer/director German Kral (Musica Cubana) who studied at the Film School in Munich under Wim Wenders

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In Between (2016) | Ba Bahar

In Between (2016) | Ba Bahar

Filmuforia September 17, 2017 Comments Off on In Between (2016) | Ba Bahar

Dir.: Maysaloun Hamoud; Cast: Mouna Hawa, Sana Jammalieh,Shaden Kanboura, Mahmood Shalbi, Ahlam Canaan, Henry Andrawas; Palestine/Israel/France 2016, 102 min. Maysaloun Hamoud’s portrait of three young, independent Arab women living in Tel Aviv captures the

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In the Name of All Canadians (2017) | Hot Docs 24 – 26 September 2017

In the Name of All Canadians (2017) | Hot Docs 24 – 26 September 2017

Filmuforia September 15, 2017 Comments Off on In the Name of All Canadians (2017) | Hot Docs 24 – 26 September 2017

One of the documentaries screening in this September’s HOT DOCS WEEKEND is a ‘celebration’ of Canada’s 150th IN THE NAME OF ALL CANADIANS. It comprises six shorts especially commissioned for Hot Docs, North America’s premier

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Borg/McEnroe (2017)

Borg/McEnroe (2017)

Filmuforia September 12, 2017 Comments Off on Borg/McEnroe (2017)

Dir: Janus Metz Pedersen | Shia LaBeouf, Sverir Gudnason, Tuva Novotny, Robert Emms | Sports Biopic Drama | Sweden/Finland/Denmark | 100′ Janus Pederson’s drama of tennis rivals BORG/McENROE is actually far more exciting than

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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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