The 61st BFI LFF programme now revealed

The 61st BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express® today announces its full programme, featuring a diverse selection of 242 feature films from both established and emerging talent. GALAS   OPENING & CLOSING NIGHT GALAS As previously announced  https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fdriveinmagazine%2Fposts%2F662783893926217&width=500” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>on our Facebook page here, the Festival opens with the European Premiere of BREATHE, the…

25th RAINDANCE: great anticipation for NOBLE EARTH and its message; starring Daisy Bevan and Italian rising star Pierangelo Menci

Noble Earth by Ursula Grisham is a study of ennui and female repression and what better than the quote from Visconte’s The Leopard that director decided to use on the official page of the movie to describe it: “ For things to remain the same, everything must change. Do you understand?” Noble Earth tells the…

RAINDANCE reveals this year programme: Josh Hartnett’s movie to open the 25th edition. On screen also Ed Westwick, Luke Pasqualino, Alessandro Nivola and Ewan McGregor.

The 25th Raindance Film Festival announced today, August 15th, the programme for the 2017 edition of the festival taking place in London’s West End from September 20th to October 1st 2017. Oh Lucy! (USA) by Atsuko Hirayanagi starring Pearl Harbor’s heartthrob Josh Hartnett has been announced as Opening Night Movie for its International Premiere. The…

La Meccanica delle Ombre con Alba Rohrwacher: intervista al regista Thomas Kruithof

Monsieur Duval (Francçois Cluzet – Quasi Amici) viene licenziato dall’ufficio per cui lavora alla soglia dei 60 anni. Inizia a bere e in breve è costretto a iscriversi a un gruppo di sostegno per alcolisti. Non sa che in pochissimo tempo la sua vita è destinata a cambiare radicalmente. Quell’esistenza maniacalmente abitudinaria viene stravolta prima…

Crystal Nymph to Dame Helen Mirren and This Is Us stars Justin Hartley and Chrissy Metz for the 57th Monte-Carlo Television Festival

This morning, May 9th, Laurent Puons, CEO of the 57th Monte-Carlo Television Festival announced that this year, the prestigious Crystal Nymph Award will be awarded to the acclaimed British actress Dame Helen Mirren, winner of Academy, Emmy and Tony Awards.The Crystal Nymph Award, which recognizes a “stellar body of work by a major international actor or actress” will be presented by H.S.H Prince Albert II,…

Cinema Made in Italy: Andrea Molaioli for Slam – Tutto per una ragazza

Samuel is 16 and has a passion for skateboarding. He has big dreams: going to university, move to California, and travel, but things change when he meets Alice, who could be the girl of his life. Director: Andrea Molaioli Screenplay: Francesco Bruni, based on Nick Hornby novel Cast: Ludovico Tersigni, Barbara Ramella, Jasmine Trinca, Luca Marinelli, Fiorenza Tessari,…

You have to let her go: SWEET DREAMS (Fai Bei Sogni)

Sweet Dreams is the first movie directed by Marco Bellocchio not based on a director’s script. This is the real story of Italian journalist Massimo Gramellini and it’s adapted from Gramellini’s 2012 novel Sweet Dreams, Little One. On screen outstanding actor Valerio Mastandrea is Massimo, while another great Italian actor, Guido Caprino ( Medici: Masters…