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Stray Dogs (2013)

Stray Dogs (2013)

Filmuforia May 4, 2015 Comments Off on Stray Dogs (2013)

Director: Ming-liang Tsai Cast: Shiang-chiyi Chen, Kang-sheng Lee, Yi Cheng Lee, 138min  Drama GRAND JURY PRIZE WINNER | VENICE 2013 Taiwan’s building boom is displacing and disenfranchising the inhabitants of Taipei, who scratch around

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Under The Skin (2013) | Attenborough Award 2015| Best British Film

Under The Skin (2013) | Attenborough Award 2015| Best British Film

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Director: Jonathan Glazer   Screenplay: Walter Campbell Cast: Scarlett Johanssen, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Paul Brannigan US/UK  Existential Thriller   107min Promos director Jonathan Glazer’s two previous features have been exceptional: SEXY BEAST was one of Ray Winstone’s

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Interview with Robin Campillo | Director – Eastern Boys (2013)

Interview with Robin Campillo | Director – Eastern Boys (2013)

Filmuforia December 5, 2014 Comments Off on Interview with Robin Campillo | Director – Eastern Boys (2013)

EASTERN BOYS come from all over Eastern Europe to Paris where they hang around the Gare du Nord. Some are as old as 25 but others could still be in their late teens. They

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Moebius (2013) | DVD release

Moebius (2013) | DVD release

Filmuforia October 7, 2014 Comments Off on Moebius (2013) | DVD release

Director: Kim Ki-duk Cast: Lee Eun-woo, Cho Jae-hyun, Seo Young-ju Drama  Korea After his triumphal Golden Lion win (in 2012) with Pietà, a vile drama about maternal incest – Korean maverick, Kim Ki-duk, again

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Locke (2013)                                                                                                    – DVD

Locke (2013) – DVD

Filmuforia September 6, 2014 Comments Off on Locke (2013) – DVD

Writer/Director: Steven Knight Cast: Tom Hardy, Olivia Colman, Ruth Wilson, Tom Holland, Andrew Scott, Ben Daniels 85mins   UK    Thriller Steve Knight’s one-handed ‘driving seat drama’ never feels claustrophobic although all the action

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The Policeman’s Wife (2013)

The Policeman’s Wife (2013)

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DIE FRAU DES POLIZISTEN Dir.: Philip Gröning; Cast: Alexandra Finder, David Zimmerschied, Chiara Kleemann, Pia Kleemann; Germany 2013, 175 min. In 59 chapters, each divided by about 45 seconds intervals, Philip Gröning (Into Great

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Miss Violence (2013)                       70th Venice Film Festival

Miss Violence (2013) 70th Venice Film Festival

Filmuforia June 15, 2014 Comments Off on Miss Violence (2013) 70th Venice Film Festival

Director: Alexandros Avanas      Writers: Alexandros Avanas, Kostas Peroulis Cast: Themis Panou, Constantinos Athanasiades, Chloe Bolota, Chloe Athanasiades, 98mins  *    Greece     Drama A nasty, evil and smug drama that surrepticiously

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The Canyons (2013)                                                             Venice Film Festival 2013

The Canyons (2013) Venice Film Festival 2013

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Director: Paul Schrader Script: Bret Easton Ellis Cast: Lindsay Lohan, James Deen, Nolan Gerard Funk, Gus Van Sant, Amanda Brooks, Tenille Houston A great director and writer doesn’t necessarily guarantee a good film: such

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Philomena (2013)                                                                                         Now on DVD

Philomena (2013) Now on DVD

Filmuforia March 30, 2014 Comments Off on Philomena (2013) Now on DVD

Director: Stephen Frears         Writers: Stephen Frears    Screenplay: Steve Coogan, Jeff Pope Cast: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Ruth McCabe, Anna Maxwell Martin, Sophie Kennedy Clark UK//France  98min  Drama Stephen Frears’s

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Gerontophilia (2013)                                                                                     BFI FLare 2014

Gerontophilia (2013) BFI FLare 2014

Filmuforia March 24, 2014 Comments Off on Gerontophilia (2013) BFI FLare 2014

Director: Bruce LaBruce Writer: Bruce La Bruce, Daniel Allen Cox Cast: Pier-Gabriel Lajoie, Walter Borden, Katie Boland, Yardly Kavanagh 82min  Comedy Romance   Canada A young lifeguard gets a hard-on while giving mouth-to-mouth to

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