Wind River

Un certain regard Wind River *** Taylor Sheridan, attore televisivo sin dai primi anni '90, affermatosi soprattutto per il ruolo dello sceriffo Hale in Sons of Anarchy, quindi sceneggiatore sorprendente e acclamatissimo con Sicario e Hell or High Water, debutta alla regia con il terzo capitolo di un'ideale trilogia della frontiera. Ma qui non siamo… Continue reading Wind River

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A Rasoulof il premio di Un certain regard. Jasmine Trinca miglior attrice

Presieduta da Uma Thurman, la giuria di Un certain regard, il secondo concorso del Festival di Cannes ha incoronato Lerd - A Man of Integrity dell'iraniano Mohammad Rasoulof miglior film della rassegna. Jasmine Trinca è stata scelta come miglior attrice, per il suo ruolo generoso in Fortunata di Sergio Castellitto. La Thurman ha dichiarato: "Nous ressentons… Continue reading A Rasoulof il premio di Un certain regard. Jasmine Trinca miglior attrice

Cannes 2017. April’s Daughter

Un certain regard April's Daughter *1/2 Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half-sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhelming responsibility of having a baby in the house, Clara decides to call… Continue reading Cannes 2017. April’s Daughter

Cannes 2017. Tesnota – Closeness

Un certain regard Tesnota - Closeness ***1/2 1998, Nalchik, the North Caucasus, Russia. 24-year-old Ilana works in her father’s garage to help him make ends meet. One evening, her extended family and friends gather to celebrate the engagement of her younger brother David. Later that night, the young couple is kidnapped, and a ransom demand… Continue reading Cannes 2017. Tesnota – Closeness

Cannes 2017. La cordillera – The Summit

Un certain regard La cordillera - The Summit *1/2 At a summit for Latin American presidents in Chile, where the region´s geopolitical strategies and alliances are in discussion, Argentine president Hernán Blanco endures a political and family drama that will force him to face his own demons. He will have to come to two decisions… Continue reading Cannes 2017. La cordillera – The Summit

Cannes 2017. Dopo la guerra

Un certain regard Dopo la guerra ** Bologna, 2002. The opposition to the Labor Law explodes in universities. The murder of a judge reopens old political wounds between Italy and France. Marco, a former left-wing activist, sentenced for murder and exiled in France for 20 years, thanks to the Mitterrand doctrine, is accused of having… Continue reading Cannes 2017. Dopo la guerra

Cannes 2017. Jeune Femme

Un certain regard Jeune Femme **1/2 Broke, with nothing but her cat to her name and doors closing in her face, Paula is back in Paris after a long absence. As she meets different people along the way, there is one thing she knows for sure: she’s determined to make a new start and she’ll… Continue reading Cannes 2017. Jeune Femme

Cannes 2017. Lerd – A Man of Integrity

Un certain regard Lerd - A Man of Integrity **1/2 Reza, having distanced himself from the urban quagmire, leads a simple life along with his wife and sole son, somewhere in a remote village in Northern Iran. He spends his days working in his gold fish farm. Nearby, a private company with close links to… Continue reading Cannes 2017. Lerd – A Man of Integrity

Cannes 2017. Barbara

Un certain regard Barbara **1/2 An actress, Brigitte, is playing Barbara in a film that soon begins shooting. Brigitte works on her character, her voice, the songs and scores, the imitation of her gestures, her knitting, the lines to learn. Things move along. The character grows inside her. Invades her, even… Yves, the director, is… Continue reading Cannes 2017. Barbara

Cannes 2016. Un certain regard premia il finlandese Kuosmanen

La giuria di Un certain regard, guidata dall'attrice Marthe Keller ha laureato come miglior film il finlandese The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki. Un film su un pugile, girato in bianco e nero. Il miglior regista è l'americano Matt Ross. Sotto tutti i premi: Prize of Un Certain Regard THE HAPPIEST DAY… Continue reading Cannes 2016. Un certain regard premia il finlandese Kuosmanen