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Daily Archives: January 13, 2016

2015 was a great year for film. From intense dramas like Carol, hilarious comedies like Spy, to jaw-dropping action flicks like Mad Max: Fury Road, the year delivered some great moments. However, for every great film we saw, there would be a clunker on the next screen over. These films are just some of the films where we wish we… Read more »

13 January 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Sometimes a necessary compromise due to budget limitations, but most of the time a conscious artistic decision made during the development or the pre-production of a movie, working with non-professional actors is a filmmaking practice adopted by many directors of various cinema eras and movements. The non-professionals’ lack of training, together with their presumable real-life matching to a specific location,… Read more »

13 January 2016 | Features, Film Lists

Laurence Olivier was once asked why actors choose such a profession. He replied, “Look at me, look at me, look at me.” Defying that comment, Isabelle Huppert represents the fearless and selfless artistic integrity that should be at the heart of every performer. She challenges herself as much as she challenges audiences. At over 60 years old, Isabelle Huppert has… Read more »

13 January 2016 | Features, Film Lists