The Long Song: BBC unveiled the trailer

BBC One has unveiled the trailer for three-part Andrea Levy adaptation The Long Song. Set to premiere on Tuesday December 18th, The Long Song is set during the final days of slavery in 19th century Jamaica and tells the story of the strong-willed, young slave July on a plantation owned by her odious mistress Caroline…

Dates and poster revealed for the 59th Monte-Carlo Television Festival

The 59th Monte-Carlo Television Festival will take place from Friday, June 14th to Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 at the Grimaldi Forum. Organized under the Honorary Presidency of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, the Monte-Carlo Television Festival is a major event in the international television professionals’ calendar. Originally created by Prince Rainier III of Monaco,…

First look at Garrett Hedlund in Dirt Music

Shoot began in September in Australia for Oz-Uk drama Dirt Music. Adapted from Tim Winton‘s novel by Jack Thorne, the movie is directed by Gregor Jordan (Ian Thorpe: The Swimmer, Buffalo Soldier). Dirt Music tells the story of the illegal romance between the fragile Georgie (Kelly Macdonald, Goodbye Christopher Robin, Anna Karenina, Harry Potter and the…

LFF: “Out of Blue”or a crime story about connections

Based on Martin Amis novel Night Train, this poignant mix of crime movie and drama is the new creation by surprising director Carol Morley whose passion for eerie stories and female characters already emerged with her previous The Falling.  Mike Hoolihan (Patricia Clarkson) is investigating on the mysterious death of an astrophysicist (Mamie Gummer). Her research will soon try to get…

LFF: “Suspiria” by Luca Guadagnino. A variation on a theme by Dario Argento.

An important premise: it’s pointless to compare the original Suspiria by Dario Argento with this version just released by Call Me By Your Name acclaimed director Luca Guadagnino as this one is more a variation on a theme created by Dario Argento and Daria Nicolodi. The original plot, which sees the young Suzy Bannion (Dakota Johnson) join the Markos…