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65th Berlinale Interview: Rania Attieh & Daniel Garcia (Writers/Directors – H.)

65th Berlinale Interview: Rania Attieh & Daniel Garcia (Writers/Directors – H.)

H. is a mysterious, modern interpretation of a classic tragedy in which two women, each named Helen, live mirrored lives in the town of Troy, NY. The first Helen is in her 60s, lives with her husband, and takes care of an eerily lifelike baby doll called a “Reborn Doll,” which she cares for as

65th Berlinale Interview: Ella Manzheeva (Director) & Evgeniya Mandzhieva (Actress) – ‘The Gulls/Chaiki’

‘The Gulls‘ is a parable set against the background of modern Kalmykia. This is a story of a fisherman’s wife and it takes place in a small town on the shore of the Caspian Sea. “Only the wind, the sand, the reed and a desire to live not worse than the others…” – these words served

65th Berlinale Interview: Lirio Ferreira (Co Writer/Director – ‘Blue Blood/Sangue Azul’)

Living on an idyllic island paradise, ten-year-old Pedro was separated from his sister Raquel because their mother feared a forbidden attraction between the siblings. Against his will, the boy was sent away to the mainland where he joined a traveling circus. Growing up among a colorful family of circus performers, Pedro transforms into a legendary

65th Berlinale Review: ‘The Forbidden Room’

Directed by Guy Maddin & Evan Johnson Starring Roy Dupuis, Clara Furey, Louis Negin, Mathieu Amalric, Paul Ahmarani, Géraldine Chaplin, Udo Kier, Sophie Desmarais, Charlotte Rampling, Karine Vanasse, Jacques Nolot, Amira Casar and Caroline Dhavernas Now Playing in Berlin, Germany at the 65th Annual Berlinale Sometimes, trying to break down a Guy Maddin film is like

10 Films to Watch at the 2015 Berlinale

As we are ever expanding, our most recent stop on the International film stage is the 65th Berlinale in the great city of Berlin, Germany.  As usual, we have put together 10 films we consider to be must watch cinema, with 2015’s slate being particularly strong. Drawing from the spectrum of the festival’s offering, our

Berlinale Announces Full 2015 Jury

With Darren Aronofsky serving as Jury President, the International Jury will decide who will receive the Golden Bear and Silver Bears of the 2015 Berlinale Competition.  The International Jury presents the following awards: Golden Bear for Best Film (awarded to the film’s producer) Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize for a

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