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#EDGYmix Thurs - 10/6 - Hollywood 8-10pm
Let's celebrate the arrival of autumn and the cool
1 24 October 2016
#edgymix thurs - 10/6 - hollywood 8-10pm let's celebrate the arrival of autumn and the cool"er" weather, huddle around the fire, sip a hot-toddy, and forge the future! #filmtribe
Morgana Shaw as Jessica in THE HARROWING-COMING SOON in 2017!! #theHarrowingFilm #FilmTribe
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Morgana shaw as jessica in the harrowing-coming soon in 2017!! #theharrowingfilm #filmtribe
I woke up so grateful and honored to know such luminous women. ✨ #SisterTribe #FilmTribe #BlackGirlTribe #Shine @thehouseofjune @therealdiamonde @shesvintageblog @brittanyinge
4 43 October 2016
I woke up so grateful and honored to know such luminous women. ✨ #sistertribe #filmtribe #blackgirltribe #shine @thehouseofjune @therealdiamonde @shesvintageblog @brittanyinge
#filmtribe
1 21 March 2016
Getting ready to make some movie magic this weekend... Can you guess the genre? You got it! Rom com. #IndieHorror #makingmovies #FilmTribe
8 78 September 2016
Getting ready to make some movie magic this weekend... can you guess the genre? you got it! rom com. #indiehorror #makingmovies #filmtribe
STAYING VERTICAL | RESTER VERTICAL
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Staying vertical | rester vertical "exploring a bewildering range of issues from ideas of #masculinity to assisted suicide and the fraying of societal ties, #stayingvertical is wildly eccentric, darkly comic and filled with you-don't-see-that-often #moments." @screendaily nominated at #cannes2016, releasing in poland, usa 20th jan! leo, a #filmmaker has to raise his #newborn child alone after his girlfriend abandons them, suffering from #postnatal depression and with no faith in leo. also struggling to look for an #inspiration for his new film, he does whatever it takes to keep standing. "#damienbonnard provides the #perfect vehicle for conveying leo’s constant disorientation." @indiewire the writer-director #alainguiraudie's follow-up to 2013 #cannesfilmfestival breakout hit #strangerbythelake. "this fluid take on #sexuality, a guiraudie #hallmark, and #fatherhood should prove a provocative notion in france." @hollywoodreporter containing some very graphic scenes, a series of #q***r men in pastoral countryside and a constant threat of wolves. "as engaging and consistently uproarious as it is perplexing." @thefilmstage #restervertical #singleparent #singlefather #fatherandson #newbornbaby #babyboy #babygirl #fatherdaughter #fathers #frenchfilm #worldcinema #french #filmtribe
3 49 October 2016
"#blackgirlmagic isn't something that you can achieve alone."✊🏾✨🎬 -@therealdiamonde 🌷these ladies ➡️ @screenwriteher_ | @thehouseofjune | @shesvintageblog are all so inspiring. ebony, you spit real truth last night on the campus of my beloved alma mater. spelman needed to hear & see you. thank you. #inspired 💫#blackgirltribe 💁🏾#filmtribe 🎬#blackcreativestribe
SISTER TRIBE • @shesvintageblog & @thehouseofjune 😍❤️✨#BlackGirlTribe #FilmTribe #SisterTribe
4 51 October 2016
The #EDGYmix FILM & TV Industry Networking Mixer shakes and stirs with TheDirectorsEdge.com |@laurie_parlour_room | 
@dollhouseentertainment #burlesque#indiefilm #director #FilmTribe
1 16 April 2016
The #edgymix film & tv industry networking mixer shakes and stirs with thedirectorsedge.com [email protected]_parlour_room |  @dollhouseentertainment #burlesque#indiefilm #director #filmtribe
Been working on and off for the last few weeks with several amazing artists and animators via #filmtribe for host segments to be played at the Atlanta advertising Award Show, the Addies! Seeing them all on-screen at the #foxtheater last night with nearly all of the ridiculously talented crew (not all of whom are pictured!!) was quite the experience. Great job team!
1 12 Yesterday
Been working on and off for the last few weeks with several amazing artists and animators via #filmtribe for host segments to be played at the atlanta advertising award show, the addies! seeing them all on-screen at the #foxtheater last night with nearly all of the ridiculously talented crew (not all of whom are pictured!!) was quite the experience. great job team!
THE YOUNG KARL MARX | DER JUNGE KARL MARX
3 115 2 days ago
The young karl marx | der junge karl marx "#intelligent #communist #bromance... marx and engels meet-cute in this #intense, fervent film." @guardian film 20 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. the last film in gratitude to @berlinale, is #german! releasing march 2 in germany. a romp through the 7 years leading up to the drafting of the communist manifesto, it focuses on the friendship of #karlmarx and #friedrichengels (stefan konarske), with their vision of a better world despite conservative resistance and internal power #struggles within the #political left. "#augustdiehl excels in the eponymous lead role, as he so often does. you believe in his version of #marx; educated, impassioned, and somebody you hang on every single word of." @heyuguys he's known for allied and inglourious basterds! also featuring vicky krieps as wife jenny marx. a classic #biopic from #raoulpeck... "several old-fashioned pleasures to be gleaned from an unashamedly #oldfashioned film." @screendaily the haitian filmmaker's explosive james baldwin documentary #iamnotyournegro, still in theatres, is an #oscars2017 nominee. "portraying #ideas onscreen is always a daunting prospect in a #featurefilm and yet, on this front, #theyoungkarlmarx stands out as intelligent, stirring, literate and tri-lingual - the characters speak english, french & german fluently." @hollywoodreporter #derjungekarlmarx #deutsch #19thcentury #sparring #chess #communism #biography #indiefilm #cinephile
​FINAL PORTRAIT ​
2 121 3 days ago
​final portrait ​"gives us leave to revere the art without idolizing the #artist." @theupcoming film 19 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. ​a miniature #biopic based on ​a​n​ episode from the life of​ #swiss #painter and #sculptor, #albertogiacometti​. ​​invit​ing ​the young america​n, an influential admirer #jameslord to ​#pose for a portrait in paris in 1964​ before heading back to new york (#armiehammer)... ​h​e​ ​promised the ​#sitting would last a few hours at the most, ​only to keep on ​announc​ing​ he needs a few more days and then more​.​ it took 17. "​#geoffreyrush is effortlessly magnetic as the irascible aging #genius." @theplaylistnation ​also featuring ​clemence poesy, tony shalhoub, sylvie testud... ​an adaptation from lord's #memoir a giacometti portrait, the film ​had it's #worldpremiere at #berlinale. "​a​ highly entertaining #portrait of the two men​.​"@guardian ​the fifth​ film by the amazing actor #stanleytucci as writer - director​, who said no one else could have played the artist​.. with​ rush's resemblance to giacometti​ ​being uncanny. "#finalportrait confirms that stanley tucci, is the most modest yet nimble of moviemakers: a specialist in life-size #portraiture, who finds the interior hum of drama in each and every moment."​ @variety​ ​releasing in germany july 20.​ "​'a​rt takes time, the #french got style, and armie hammer can really pull off a suit.​'​ but then, that’s exactly what tucci is going for." @indiewire ​#1960s #artiststudio #artstudio #truestory #biography #british #indiefilm #cinephile
HONEYGIVER AMONG THE DOGS | MUNMO TASHI KHYIDRON
1 192 3 days ago
Honeygiver among the dogs | munmo tashi khyidron "#buddhism meets #filmnoir, an #ethereal reinvention of a long-running genre." @hollywoodreporter premiered at @busanfilmfest, that rare film from #bhutan! film 18 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. in remote #himalayan kingdom bhutan, an #undercover detective investigates the case of a #missing buddhist nun only to be #mesmerized by his only suspect - an #enigma of a woman known as the #village "demoness." "transplanting film noir aesthetics into #bhutanese locations, roder and his dp jigme tenzing unleash their characters in a universe of #shadows." @hollywoodreporter featuring jamyang jamtsho wangchuk and sonam tashi choden, it was 1 of 5 winners at asian cinema fund, #busan for the post-production fund. "a blend of #tradition and modernity, religion and rational thought; an idiosyncratic, feminist interpretation of a #genre." @berlinale the debut #featurefilm by bhutanese #filmmaker #dechenroder, whose #shortfilms have been #filmfestival favorites and winners. "unveils bhutan’s new and contradictory social #landscape to the world." @hollywoodreporter #honeygiveramongthedogs #spiritual #intothewild #thehills #dzongkha #indiefilm #cinephile
ON BODY AND SOUL | TESTROL ES LELEKROL
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On body and soul | testrol es lelekrol "magical realist humor and stylized #sensuality." @hollywoodreporter film 17 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. the four fold winner at #berlin, of - golden bear, fipresci jury, ecumenical jury and berliner morgenpost readers' award slaughter house #colleagues mária and endre prefer to keep to themselves. so they are surprised to learn that they have the same #dreams at night. they begin to discover the realm of #emotions and physical #desire, first individually and then together.... an unusual #lovestory of two #damaged souls. "a pair of deadpan performances that yield dashes of humor amid a deep sentiment of human #longing." @hollywoodreporter #alexandraborbely#gezamorcsanyi by the #filmmaker of my 20th century, which won the camera d’or ​(1989)​ for first feature​,​ and was chosen as one of the best 12 #hungarian films of all time. "a #singular return to feature #filmmaking for hungarian writer-director #ildikoenyedi after an 18-year gap." @variety the second hungarian film to win the #berlinale top award (in 1975) and the fifth woman director in the competition history to garner the golden bear. "a combination of terrence malick, michel gondry and woody allen with its mix of the #meditative, fantastical and neurotic." @thefilmstage releasing in #hungary march 2! #onbodyandsoul #testroleslelekrol #muse #magicalrealism #myoneandonly #solitude #attraction #cinephile #worldcinema
A FANTASTIC WOMAN | UNE MUJER FANTASTICA
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A fantastic woman | une mujer fantastica "shocking and enraging, funny and #surreal, rapturous and restorative." @hollywoodreporter #spanish film 16 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 19, last show! #berlin the triple winner of - silver bear for best screenplay @teddyaward​ for ​best feature film special mention​ ​for​ ​prize of the ecumenical jury marina is a #transgender woman, a waitress who moonlights as a #nightclub singer. up​o​n the death of her​ ​#boyfriend,​ ​she finds herself faced with his family’s anger and prejudice. she fights for her right to grieve - with the same #unbroken energy she displayed when she fought to live as a woman. "#danielavega's tough, expressive, subtly anguished performance deserves so much more than political praise." @variety the fifth feature by the 2013 @berlinale winning #chilean director. "after the exceptional gloria, #sebastianlelio gives us another #stunning, deeply involving portrait of a woman with the borderline superhuman capacity not to hate herself for who she is, no matter who else does." @theplaylistnation with its #worldpremiere at #berlinale, it has already been picked up by @sonyclassics for release! "it may be a timely film, but it is its #timeless-ness, as well as its #depth of compassion, that qualify it as a great one." @guardian #afantasticwoman #unamujerfantastica #transgendered #transgenderpride #sexuality #solitude #bliss #specialmoments #myoneandonly #togetherness #cinephile #filmisnotdead #worldcinema
THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE | TOIVON TUOLLO PUOLEN
1 110 6 days ago
The other side of hope | toivon tuollo puolen "poignancy with torrents of laughter!" @telegraph film 1​5​ in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. winner of the silver bear! february 19, last show! #berlin a man decides to #leave his alcoholic wife (kaurismaki favorite #sakarikuosmanen), wins a fortune at poker and buys a failing restaurant called the golden pint. meeting #syrian #refugee (#sherwanhaji) who arrives in #helsinki as a stowaway on a freight ship, the story of the friendship and #struggles of two #runaway men. "as always in the work of #finland's maestro of droll #melancholy, the perfume that lingers longest is #empathy." @hollywoodreporter combining social #observation, real world #crisis and #hope without pretension... by the auteur who won at #cannesfilmfestival in 1996, 2002, 2006, 2011 and 2016! "if you want #cinephile escapism as #faraway from la la land as possible, then #akikaurismäki - the great #finnish master of melancholy wit – is your man." @sightsoundmagazine now playing in finland! releases uk, germany & sweden in march. "devilishly funny, economically constructed!" @guardian #theothersideofhope #toivontuollapuolen #humanesociety #scandinavian #refugees #acceptance #filmisnotdead #worldcinema
ONE THOUSAND ROPES
1 128 2 weeks ago
One thousand ropes "how much good must one person do to be absolved from their past?" @theupcoming #redemption film 1​3​ in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 17, 18​! #berlin maea (#uelesepetaia), a #samoan former fighter, works as baker and male #midwife to women with difficult pregnancies. #haunted by an actual ghost too in his house, he's atoning in #solitude for the violence that divided his #family and sent him in exile... when suddenly his pregnant and noticeably battered #daughter, ilisa (#frankieadams), turns up on his doorstep. "maea's hands become a moving symbol of the #oldman's efforts to redefine his place in the world and seek forgiveness through his daughter." @hollywoodreporter the second feature film from acclaimed #samoa #newzealand #tusitamasese of 2011 oscar contender the orator. he succeeds in, "delivering enough intrigue, craft and slow-burning command of mood & atmosphere." @screendaily #mystic a #horrorfilm that bends genre, releases in new zealand march 23. "a wounded soul laid bare." @hollywoodreporter #onethousandropes #secondchances #newbeginnings #familylove #demigod #grandfather #newbornbaby #newborn #polynesian #kiwi #indiefilm #cinephile
​THE TRIAL: THE STATE OF RUSSIA VS. OLEG SENTSOV​
1 109 2 weeks ago
​the trial: the state of russia vs. oleg sentsov​ "a scrappy testament to the true nature of the #vladimirputin regime." @variety film 1​2​ in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing feb16, last show​! #berlin a #documentary on​ #olegsentsov, serving a​ ​20 year #prison sentence in siberia​, ​for his support f​or​ #crimea's #independence​. the fiercely proud​​ #ukranian filmmaker​ became a national #indiefilm star for his 2011 debut film gamer,​​ ​his status as an #arthouse #celebrity making​ him a target​.​ "a peek into how the #russian state actually operates, and though it raises more questions than it answers, it leaves you with a shuddering chill." @variety directed​ ​by #askoldkurov,​ ​​a friend of sentsov, who also​ ​shot the original footage. "a​ ​russian #filmmaker as brave as his subject​.​" @variety ​d​uring the 2014 crisis​,​ ​sentsov​ ​was ​a ​part of #automaiden, delivering​ food & supplies to #ukraine's​ ​#soldiers. o​n may 11, 2014, he was #arrested on​ terrorism charges​. "rather than deliver secret documents or anonymous #testimony, it relies on sources that are available to the public." @screendaily ​the evidence against him? truly underwhelming, the #trial reminds one of #kafka.​ "this documentary makes for fascinating, if frustrating, viewing." @theupcoming #thetrialthestateofrussiavsolegsentsov​ #kremlin #jail #justice #freedom #filmisnotdead #cinephile
NEWTON
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Newton "a film that should make viewers think about how important their right to cast a #vote is." @rediff.com film 11 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 19, last show! #berlin a young ​idealist #officer newton kumar​, set in his outlook,​ heads to oversee #elections in the #jungle of #chhattisgarh the #danger?​ maoist guerrillas want the #tribal to boycott #voting and #police forces don't want to risk going deeper in the #conflict zone. "wiry and unwavering, #rajkummarrao remains the standout among the cast, but he’s ably assisted by pankaj tripathi, raghubir yadav and anjali patil in bringing the film to life." @screendaily the second film ​by​ 2014 comedy sulemani keeda writer/director #amitmasurkar is laced in​ dark comedy and #satire. "with a sense of #chaos and absurdity, while remaining aware of the #drama of reality." @screendaily ​a​ homage to #democracy, #constitution,​​ and ​​the​ right to vote... ​evoking ​international parallels at a time when validity of #election processes is being called into doubt​.​ "#newton breaks that mould, refreshes hardened tropes, and makes us smile and think. really hard." @indianexpress ​releasing in 2017 in india.​ #dedication #hazard #risky #crisis #emergency #indian #indiefilm #cinephile
BARRAGE​
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Barrage​ "this #gentle tale of how three generations of women deal with brutal #emotions offers a beautiful, #quiet complexity." @theupcoming film 10 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 1​7​, last show! #berlin young alba’s​ (themis pauwels​)​​ #mother has not been part of her life for ten years. with no discernible catalyst, catherine suddenly reappears​ in #luxembourg wanting​ ​to connect with her #daughter, who has been raised by her #grandmother,​ ​elisabeth.​ ​she then kidnaps alba and takes her ​t​o a #sunkissed lake up north. "the film truly belongs to #lolitachammah as catherine. she offers a #maternal #warmth that bustles with a desperation just beneath her fractured surface." @theupcoming ​the second film by ​the #french director​ #lauraschroeder. "the director has a novelist’s #attention to nuance, and #barrage is at its best during scenes in which catherine and alba are casually trying to redraw their boundaries." @indiewire ​the film's got a​ lot of limelight due to the casting of​ ​#reallife #motherdaughter - 2017 #goldenglobes winner #oscars2017 nominee​ ​for elle,​ ​#isabellehuppert as catherine, opposite​ lolita.... last seen together ​i​n the 2010 comedy copacabana. #itrunsinthefamily "​a ​​compelling case that nothing is ever set in stone so long as people are willing." @indiewire #family#famille #comfort #frenchfilm #cinephile
CALL ME BY YOUR NAME
0 130 2 weeks ago
Call me by your name "a film that's worthy of comparisons to #carol and #moonlight." @indiewire film 9 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 13, 14, 15, 17, 19! #berlin 1983. #sunkissed #lombardy, italy. #young elio is idling away the #summer at his parents’ #countryhouse #villa until one day his professor father’s new assistant oliver appears... a #summerlove with the #visiting academic, an emotional and s****l #comingofage... and a #lifechanging summer ensues. "starring a never-more-sensual #armiehammer as the intern, the breathtaking #timotheechalamet as the son and the great michael stuhlbarg as the father." @hollywoodreporter an #adaptation of andre aciman's acclaimed novel by the director of suspiria, a bigger splash and i am love... #lucaguadagnino. "earns him a place in the pantheon alongside such masters of #sensuality as pedro amodóvar and françois ozon." @variety premiered at #sundance2017! "the love and #intimacy between two male characters has never truly felt this real or emotionally heartbreaking in a theatrical context. it's almost revolutionary. it's #cinematic art." @theplaylistnation #callmebyyourname #italia #gaylove #attraction #firstlove #indiefilm #cinephile
TIGER GIRL
5 107 2 weeks ago
Tiger girl "an adrenalised blend of celine sciamma’s #girlhood, #thelmaandlouise and just a touch of #tankgirl." @screendaily film 8 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 10, 11, 1​2, 14, 19! #berlin having failed to get into the police force, margarete takes up #training as a security #guard. one night she is saved by #tiger, #toughgirl, #fighter and cab driver, from a situation far from consensual... who rechristens her vanilla the #killer. not only does maggie start to #standup for herself, she begins to get a kick out of violence. "it doesn’t hurt that the leads are two of europe’s top up-and-coming actresses. #ellerumpf is the #cool, #aggressive, mocking queen of #attitude, comically aided and abetted by wannabe policewoman #mariavictoriadragus." @hollywoodreporter the actresses have great #films of acclaim recently, raw and graduation, respectively. "an #edgy mix of structured narrative and improv." @hollywoodreporter by director #jakoblass, who scored a hit in 2013 with his second feature love steaks, the #german film has had its world premiere at berlinale. "nervy, caffeinated camerawork; saturated palette of #dayglow and neon, stylised violence and the #goodgirlgonebad trajectory!" @screendaily releases in germany in april! #tigergirl #femmefatale #adrenaline #breakingbad #worldcinema #cinephile
WEREWOLF
4 162 3 weeks ago
Werewolf "one of the most #grim dramas about #addiction ever made." @theplaylistnation film 7 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 10, 11, 12, 19! #berlin a #couple, blaise and nessa are in withdrawal, part of a methadone programme, and #homeless in their #smalltown. each day they push a rusty lawnmower door-to-door begging to cut grass. nessa plots an #escape, while blaise lingers closer to collapse. are they #strongertogether, or will nessa let go of the hand pulling her down? it "isn’t to say that #andrewgillis isn’t phenomenal in his role, but #breaghmacneil is a revelation." @bitchmedia nominated for 4 #canadian screen awards, it's been named one of canada's top ten films of 2016 by @tiff_net! "a startling, out-of-nowhere film, and an #intoxicating first feature from a rising filmmaker." @playlistnation the debut feature by #ashleymckenzie who also wrote, co-produced, and co-edited it. playing at @glasgowfilmfest next, releasing in france, 22 march 2017! "#werewolf isn’t about addiction’s cruelty. mckenzie has given us a story about an #addict’s #salvation." @thefilmstage p.s. the title is by no means arbitrary. #togetherness #sticktogether #embrace #hug #passion #intimacy #j****e #addicted #secondchance #redemption #indiefilm #cinephile
DJANGO The #worldpremiere of the #biopic about the father of #GypsySwing!
FILM 6 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe.
#OpeningNight film! Playing February 9, 10, 11, 16! #berlin
The story of #DjangoReinhardt, the pioneer of European #jazz,  #guitarist and composer, and his flight from German-occupied #Paris in 1943, during #worldwar2. Django believed himself to be safe due to his #fame – until agents of #Nazi propaganda machine demanded he go #ontour to Germany, in order to counteract the influence of ‘negro music’ from USA. 
With #RedaKateb in the titular role, also featuring Cecile de France, Alex Brendemuehl and Ulrich Brandhoff.
The debut feature by the prolific #indiefilm screenwriter and producer #EtienneComar! Think Mon Roi, Of Gods And Men, and Haute Cuisine.
Reinhardt's music is a staple of as movie #soundtrack, ex. in films like The Aviator, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and The Matrix trilogy. 
His music was re-recorded for the film by the Dutch #jazzband Rosenberg Trio!
#Django #musician #oldtimes #1940s #survival #gypsy #gypsysoul #biography #frenchfilm #cinephile
6 143 3 weeks ago
Django the #worldpremiere of the #biopic about the father of #gypsyswing! film 6 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. #openingnight film! playing february 9, 10, 11, 16! #berlin the story of #djangoreinhardt, the pioneer of european #jazz, #guitarist and composer, and his flight from german-occupied #paris in 1943, during #worldwar2. django believed himself to be safe due to his #fame – until agents of #n**i propaganda machine demanded he go #ontour to germany, in order to counteract the influence of ‘negro music’ from usa. with #redakateb in the titular role, also featuring cecile de france, alex brendemuehl and ulrich brandhoff. the debut feature by the prolific #indiefilm screenwriter and producer #etiennecomar! think mon roi, of gods and men, and haute cuisine. reinhardt's music is a staple of as movie #soundtrack, ex. in films like the aviator, the curious case of benjamin button and the matrix trilogy. his music was re-recorded for the film by the dutch #jazzband rosenberg trio! #django #musician #oldtimes #1940s #survival #gypsy #gypsysoul #biography #frenchfilm #cinephile
CASTING JONBENET​ ​
5 139 3 weeks ago
Casting jonbenet​ ​"magnificent provocation to the very notion of truth!" @guardian film​ ​5 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 1​2, 14, 15, 18, 19​! #berlin a #documentary that grapples with the #legacy of #jonbenetramsey with a daring approach. #auditioning people​ in her #colorado hometown community, ​to play​ ​the #sixyearsold #american #beautyqueen and her family​...​ it asks them to present their theories about the unsolved m****r of the #beautypageant #childstar. "instead of crude gossiping, the film’s subjects are touchingly forthright, sharing with green why the #m****r matters to them." @screendaily from the 2013 @venicefilmfestival winning #australian director​ ​for​ ​her powerful documentary,​ ​ukraine is not a brothel.​ she never comes in front of the #camera or is heard... creating intimacy. ​​ "#kittygreen creates something powerful, provocative and #dazzling-ly original with her second feature." @hollywoodreporter the unsolved ​1996 ​death remains the world's most sensational #child m****r case. "is it a crime documentary? a #satire of prurient crime documentaries? a drama? a piece of #avantgarde #theatre? #castingjonbenet is all of these, and a brilliant original in multiple dimensions." @guardian acquired by netflix, at #sundance2017. releasing this spring! #americanbeauty #audition #childmodel #conspiracytheory #indiefilm #cinephile
​POLITICS, INSTRUCTIONS MANUAL ​
1 134 3 weeks ago
​politics, instructions manual ​"shows the human side and the intimacy that surrounds the #instructions manual for which #podemos organized.​" @cineenserio film 4​ ​in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 11,16, 17, 18! #berlin in 2015, a new spanish #political party, named podemos (#wecan), made history by becoming the third force of the #parliament, just two years after its creation. a #party which arose spontaneously from the streets following spain’s #anti-austerity protests of 2011... this fly on the wall #documentary reveals how it happened. "this is probably the #spanish party that bernie sanders likes best, and this is a film that #berniesanders would like." @hollywoodreporter a statement film by fernando leon de aranoa, a film festival favorite director, who is currently making #escobar with #penelopecruz and #javierbardem. "though it’s clear throughout that leon is sympathetic to the cause, it’s far from being #propaganda, at least not directly." @hollywoodreporter the spanish #media has been quoted to be aggressively anti-podemos, and the film ​attempts​ lucid​ity​ on the struggles faced by leader, #pabloiglesias.​ "like an insignificant man, instructions manual is an interesting but flawed take on a contemporary #leftwing populist political #movement. ​but ​as documents of an emerging #zeitgeist, both films are invaluable nonetheless." @pov_magazine released in #spain​ in june 2016, it premiered internationally at @tiff_net 16. #politicsinstructionmanual #politicamanualdeinstrucciones #politics #meeting #liberals​​ #indiefilm #cinephile
MARIE CURIE, THE COURAGE OF KNOWLEDGE
2 166 4 weeks ago
Marie curie, the courage of knowledge "this sweeping #biography brings to life curie's #inspiring story of #discovery, heartbreak, and triumph." @tiff_net film 3 in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february 10! #berlin set between 1905 and 1911, the turbulent years of #genius #mariecurie's life, the years she received her first and second #nobelprize. as she carries on their work, when her husband and #research partner pierre perishes in a tragic accident, she meets with doubly fierce resistance in #french male-dominated #academia, with revelations regarding her affair with a married colleague not helping. "we get to know her thanks to the haunting interpretation of the #polish protagonist #karolinagruszka, as a #fighter, who became more #courageous by fate and resistance." @cinetastic.de by filmmaker #marienoelle, whose niche is in the #biopic genre, all being acclaimed and #awardwinning. "noëlle's direction finds the narrative mode of a virtually sensible adventure film about inner freedom and #explorers' delight." @epd_film premiered at #tiff2016... released in germany in december, with poland next! march 3 "a dignified portrait of one of the most important #female #scientist-s." @moviejones #physicist #chemist #visionary #feminist #feminism #worldcinema #cinephile
GOLDEN EXITS
3 159 4 weeks ago
Golden exits "elegant and supremely expressive gem of a film." @hollywoodreporter film ​2​ in the #berlinale2017 series by #filmtribe. playing february​ 12, 13, 16, 18​! #berlin cobble hill​, ​#brooklyn. naomi, a young #australian girl is spending time abroad as a student. hired by nick to assist, who's been a #cheater in the past, & ​reconnecting with a​ #married old family friend buddy, ​also with an #attraction to her... naomi’s arrival threatens​ ​to​ ​unravel lives​ ​of all involved from #unspoken unhappiness. "an intriguingly motley ensemble, ranging from the beastie boys’ #adamhorovitz to an outstanding #emilybrowning." @variety ​featuring​ #marylouiseparker, #lilyrabe, #jasonschwartzman, #chloesevigny, analeigh tipton​.​ "there's jealousy, #sadness, unfulfilled #loves and lives, all of it relayed in #quiet conversations and glances." @screendaily ​a​n experimental film by #indie maven alex ross perry​,​ "the tone here falls somewhere on the spectrum between the half-jaunty black comedy of perry’s ​'​listen up philip​'​ and the brittle #intensity of his ​'​queen of earth​'​.​"​ @variety ​a​ drama on​ #intimacy and disenchantment and the chilly side of human behavior. premiered at #sundance2017! "it’s easily his most humane and emotionally complex film." @thefilmstage #goldenexits #melancholy #longing #desire #infatuation #newyorker #indiefilm #cinephile