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Academy Awards | European Submissions 2018

Academy Awards | European Submissions 2018

Filmuforia October 10, 2017 Comments Off on Academy Awards | European Submissions 2018

The Academy Awards season 2018 is already underway with much speculation and debate about those hopeful winners. Here is the complete list of the eligible European submissions, with links to those we’ve seen and reviewed..

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Oscars 2017 | Best Foreign Language Film

Oscars 2017 | Best Foreign Language Film

Filmuforia February 27, 2017 Comments Off on Oscars 2017 | Best Foreign Language Film

In the super-sized build up to next year’s 89th Academy Awards – the following titles have been selected in the short-list for 2017. The winner was, of course, THE SALESMAN TANNA – (Australia) is

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Mother (2016) | Nordic Baltic Film Festival 2016

Mother (2016) | Nordic Baltic Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia December 7, 2016 Comments Off on Mother (2016) | Nordic Baltic Film Festival 2016

Writer|Dir: Kadri Kousaar, Tiina Malberg, Andres Tabun, Andres Noormets, Siim Maaten, Jaak Prints, Katrin Kalma, Getter Meresmaa | Drama | Estonia | 89min Estonia’s official Oscar foreign language hopeful is a sardonic suspense drama

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Barry Lyndon (1975)

Barry Lyndon (1975)

Filmuforia July 26, 2016 Comments Off on Barry Lyndon (1975)

Director: Stanley Kubrick   Screenplay: Kubrick  Novel: The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq. Cast: Ryan O’Neal, Marisa Berenson, Patrick Magee, Leonard Rossiter, Gay Hamilton, Marie Keen, Hardy Kruger, Philip Stone, Murray Melvin, Leon Vitali,

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Close Encounters of the Third Kind | Director’s Cut (1998) | Re-release

Close Encounters of the Third Kind | Director’s Cut (1998) | Re-release

Filmuforia May 23, 2016 Comments Off on Close Encounters of the Third Kind | Director’s Cut (1998) | Re-release

Director: Steven Spielberg Cast: Richard Dreyfus, Francois Truffaut, Teri Garr, Melinda Dillon 35mm | Fantasy Drama | US | 137min Combining scenes from both the 1977 original version and the 1980 Special Edition, Close

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L’Avventura (1960) | Criterion Bluray release

L’Avventura (1960) | Criterion Bluray release

Filmuforia May 21, 2016 Comments Off on L’Avventura (1960) | Criterion Bluray release

Dir.: Michelangelo Antonioni; Cast:Lea Massari, Monica Vitti, Gabriele Ferzetti, Gloria de Poliolo; Italy/France 1959, 143 min. L’Avventura is the first part of Antonioni’s trilogy about alienation. La Notte (1960) and L‘Eclisse (1962), would follow,

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Best Foreign Language Oscar Winner 2016 | Son of Saul (2015)

Best Foreign Language Oscar Winner 2016 | Son of Saul (2015)

Filmuforia February 28, 2016 Comments Off on Best Foreign Language Oscar Winner 2016 | Son of Saul (2015)

MUSTANG, SON OF SAUL, A WAR, THEEB and EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT were the five contenders for the Academy Award 2016, BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM. All concern the evergreen theme of conflict: Three are poignant

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Stranger (2015) | Asia House Film Festival 2016

Stranger (2015) | Asia House Film Festival 2016

Filmuforia February 23, 2016 Comments Off on Stranger (2015) | Asia House Film Festival 2016

Writer|Director: Ermek Tursunov Mikhail Karpov, Roza Kharyrullina, Erzhan Nurymbet Drama | Kazakhstan | STRANGER is Kazakhstan’s Oscar hopeful, a sweeping historical and folkloric parable that sees a fearless outlaw retreating to the hills during

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