Tag: Venice Film Festival
Page 1 of 1
The YouTube-hosted event will feature programming from 20 top film festivals including the Cannes Film Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, Sundance Film Festival, Berlin International Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, Venice Film Festival as well as Sydney, London, Jerusalem, Mumbai, Sarajevo, Tokyo and more. – Todd Spangler, Variety.
New Zealand producer Jan Chapman noted that her experience working with female directors – including Jane Campion (The Piano), Jennifer Kent (The Babadook) and Babyteeth filmmaker Shannon Murphy – has convinced her that “when women are able to access their own expertise in a language that is truly theirs, they make films that are original, that stand out and that are noticed by the festivals.” – Scott Roxborough, Hollywood Reporter. More:
Argentinian director Lucrecia Martel made her debut with La Cienaga (The Swamp) in 2001, followed by La Nina Santa (The Holy Girl) in 2004, and acclaimed Cannes title La Mujer Sin Cabeza (The Headless Woman) in 2008. Her fourth feature, Zama (2017), an exploration of colonialism and racism in Latin America, had its premiere on the Lido. – Andreas Wiseman, Deadline. More:
Auteurism has become an ingenious mechanism for ceaselessly multiplying discourse on a limited number of directors: a manspreading machine. – Girish Shambu, Film Quarterly. More: