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 … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. La tartaruga rossa

La tartaruga rossa – The Red Turtle **1/2 Through the story of a man shipwrecked on a tropical island inhabited by turtles, crabs and birds, The Red Turtle recounts the milestones in the life of a human being. Il primo lungometraggio di Michael Dudok De Wit nasce sotto l’egida dello Studio Ghibli e di Isao Takahata, … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Ritratto di famiglia con tempesta – After the Storm

Ritratto di famiglia con tempesta – After the Storm ** Un certain regard Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother and beautiful ex-wife seem to be … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Captain Fantastic

Captain Fantastic **1/2 Un certain regard Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, isolated from society, a devoted father dedicates his life to transforming his six young children into extraordinary adults. But when a tragedy strikes the family, they are forced to leave this self-created paradise and begin a journey into the outside world … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Hell or High Water

Hell or High Water**1/2 Un certain regard Two brothers, an ex-con and a divorced father face the foreclosure of their family’s farm and decide to team up for a string of adrenaline filled heists. A seasoned lawman tracks their bank-robbing spree and is determined to take them down. Il nuovo film di David Mackenzie (Young … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Apprentice

Apprentice *1/2 Un certain regard Aiman, a 28-year-old correctional officer, is transferred to the territory’s top prison. He strikes up a friendship with Rahim, who is revealed to be the chief executioner of the prison, and one of the world’s most prolific. Can Aiman overcome his conscience and a past that haunts him to become … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Dogs

Dogs **1/2 Un certain regard Roman returns to the land near the border with Ukraine he has just inherited from his grandfather. Fully decided to sell this vast but desolate property, he is warned by the local cop that his grandfather was a local crime lord and his men will not let go of the … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Transfiguration

Transfiguration **1/2 Un certain regard Queens, New York…. 14 year-old Milo is an outsider. Orphaned, ignored by his schoolmates and bullied by older kids, he takes refuge in the apartment he shares with his older brother. To escape his solitude, he immerses himself in the world of the vampire. Milo hides a dark secret, but … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Parola di Dio

Parola di Dio **1/2 Un certain regard Veniamin, a teenager in the midst of a mystical crisis, has his mother, schoolmates and entire high school turned upside down by his questions: Can girls go to their swimming classes in bikinis? Does sex education have a place in school? Should the theory of evolution be taught as part of the … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Captain Fantastic: il primo trailer

Arriva direttamente dal Sundance a Un certain regard a Cannes, il nuovo film di Matt Ross, Captain Fantastic, interpretato da Viggo Mortensen. Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, isolated from society, a devoted father (Viggo Mortensen) dedicates his life to transforming his six young children into extraordinary adults. But when a tragedy strikes … Continua a leggere

Cannes 2016. Pericle il nero

L’unico film italiano nella selezione ufficiale del festival (ma ce ne sono 3 alla Quinzaine e 1 alla Semaine), è Pericle il nero di Stefano Mordini (Provincia meccanica, Acciaio). Interpretato da Riccardo Scamarcio, Valeria Golino e Marina Fois e tratto dal romanzo di Giuseppe Ferrandino, uscirà nelle sale italiane per BIM il prossimo 12 maggio. … Continua a leggere