Fabrice Du Welz | France/Belgium
French fear jockey Fabrice Du Welz (Calvaire, Vinyan) returns with this tale of star-crossed romance and straight-up carnage, based on the true story of 1960s "Lonely Hearts Killers" Martha Beck and Ray Fernandez.
The Duke of Burgundy
Peter Strickland | United Kingdom
British filmmaker Peter Strickland follows his eerie Festival hitBerberian Sound St...
Anna and the Tower
Anna and the Tower is a 3-channel installation co-commissioned by TIFF and the Goethe-Institut Toronto that conflates documentary and performance. Filmed in an under-utilized airport outside of Berlin that was once a Soviet airbase, the work conveys both a sense of latency and expectation, and a desire to will events into being.
Co-commissioned by the Goethe-Institut Toronto and Toronto International Film Festival, 2014. Presen...
Jalmari Helander | Finland/Germany/United Kingdom
Trapped in the wilderness after Air Force One is forced down by a terrorist attack, the President of the United States (Samuel L. Jackson) must rely on the survival skills of a 13-year-old woodsman, in this thriller co-starring Ray Stevenson, Jim Broadbent and Felicity Huffman.
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Park Jung-bum | South Korea
A simple labourer in a remote mountain village is driven to despe...
Douglas Boswell | Belgium
A young boy is sucked into the digitized world of a mysterious video game, in this visually dazzling adventure.
Robert Connolly | Australia
In a small town in Western Australia, an estranged father and son (Sam Worthington and Ed Oxenbould) are brought back together as the boy prepares for the World...
Wavelengths 1: Open Forms
Wavelengths 2: Something in the Atmosphere
Wavelengths 3: Tales Told
Wavelengths 4: Night Noon
Joshua Gen Solondz | USA
Josh Solondz creates a startling work of land art in thi...
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Rolf de Heer | Australia
The great Australian actor David Gulpilil (Walkabout...
Anahí Berneri | Argentina
The long-time marriage between a seemingly happy Buenos Aires couple begins to disintegrate just as they are on the verge of realizing their dream of an idyllic life outside the city, in this charged family drama from Argentinian director Anahí Berneri.
Jessica Hausner | Austria/Luxembourg/Germany
Austrian auteur Jessica Hausner crafts an exquisi...
Beats of the Antonov
Hajooj Kuka | Sudan/South Africa
Director Hajooj Kuka immerses us in the world of the Sudanese farmers, herders and rebels of the Blue Nile and Nuba Mountain regions, who defiantly celebrate their heritage and tend their lands in the face of a government bombing campaign.
I Am Here
Fan Lixin | China
Lixin Fan, director of the award-winning Last...
High-profile premieres and the world's leading filmmakers.
Ramin Bahrani | USA
Desperate to save his family home, an unemployed construction worker (Andrew Garfield) joins an unscrupulous realtor (Michael Shannon) in the dirty business of foreclosing on the disenfranchised, in this enthralling and timely drama from acclaimed director Ramin Bahrani (Man Push Cart, Chop Shop).
The latest from the world's most influential art-house filmmakers.
Bent Hamer | Norway/Germany/France
A recently divorced, work-obsessed lab technician finds herself encountering a whole new world of experience when she attends an important scientific conference in Paris, in this charmingly offbeat comedy from Norwegian master Bent Hamer (K...
Movie stars. Red-carpet premieres. Major audience interest.
Black and White
Mike Binder | USA
An attorney (Kevin Costner) struggling to raise his biracial granddaughter after the deaths of his wife and daughter becomes embroiled in a custody battle with the child’s pa...
Press conference and red carpet of "Manglehorn" (Venezia 71)
David Gordon Green
Reclusive small town locksmith Angelo Manglehorn has never quite recovered from losing the love of his life, Clara. Fixated on her memory, he feels closer to his beloved cat than the people around him and prefers to find comfort in his work and daily routine. Still, he forges on with his tenuous human connections, maintaining intermittent contact with...
Photocall, press conference and red carpet of "99 Homes" (in Competition)
99 HOMES - RAMIN BAHRANI
Around the world everyone knows that honest hard work gets you nowhere. In sunny Orlando, Florida, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash is evicted from his home by a charismatic, gun-toting real-estate broker Mike Carver, and is forced to move his mom and young son into a shabby motel. All is lost, until an unexpected opportunity allow...
Press conference, photocall and red carpet of "Nymphomaniac Volume II" (Out of Competition)
Independent section promoted by the Italian Association of Filmmakers ANAC and 100 Autori >>
ADRIÁN BINIEZ - EL CINCO DE TALLERES
Esteban Lamothe, Julieta Zyllberberg
LAURENT CANTET - RETOUR À ITHAQUE
France, Belgium, 95'
Jorge Perugorría, Isabel Santos, Pedro Julio Díaz Ferran, Fernando Hechevarria
SHAWN CHRISTENSEN - BEFORE I DISAPPEAR
USA, UK, 98'
Shawn Christensen, Fatima Ptace...
A series of 7 films – debut works – independently organized by a commission nominated by the SNCCI >>
SUHA ARRAF - VILLA TOUMA
Ula Tabari, Nisreen Faour, Cherien Dabis, Maria Zreik
DIEGO BIANCHI - ARANCE E MARTELLO (THE MARKET) [CLOSING FILM - OUT OF COMPETITION SPECIAL EVENT]
Diego Bianchi, Giulia Mancini, Lorena Cesarini, Francesca Acquaroli, Luciano Miele, Ludovico Tersigni, Emanue...
Orizzonti line up
NAJI ABU NOWAR - THEEB Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Great Britain, 100'
Jacir Eid, Hassan Mutlag, Hussein Salameh, Marji Audeh, Jack Fox
SALOMÉ ALEXI - KREDITIS LIMITI (LINE OF CREDIT) Georgia, Germany, France, 85'
Nino Kasradze, Zanda Ioseliani, Ana Kacheishvili
MICHELE ALHAIQUE - SENZA NESSUNA PIETÀ Italy, 98'
Pierfrancesco Favino, Greta Scarano, Claudio Gio&eg...
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Stellan Skarsgard and Charlotte Gainsbourg seated and getting ready to watch themselves on the screen at Sala Darsena, Venice in NYMPHOMANIAC, Director's Cut vol II -- this pic was snapped over the heads of a horde of surrounding fans all snapping away madly when the film's Protagonists entered the hall, accompanied by Uma Thurman who was only in Part I
The short version of N2 is already out on the street but...
Relatos Salvajes (Wild Tales), reached 1.108.804 spectators within 2 weeks from its release becoming one the biggest opening in Argentina.
Relatos Salvajes (Wild Tales) is a 2014 Hispano-Argentine black comedy-drama film written and directed by Damián Szifrón and starring an ensemble cast consisting of Ricardo Darín, Óscar Martínez, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Érica Rivas, Rita Cortese, Julieta Zylberberg and Darío Grandinetti. Featuring six different ...
In the 15 years since his passing, Stanley Kubrick's reputation has continued to grow as one of the finest directors in the history of cinema, while new generations of film fans discover the rich body of work he left behind, which continues to provoke passionate debate regarding his films' meaning, whether philosophical, moral or metaphysical. Whatever one's own position on a given film, there's no denying that for many viewers, Kubrick's work inspires a fervor whi...
Eight „Special Agents“ attend Think Tank dedicated to the future of cinema
After eight days of intensive development and the fine-tuning of concepts and budgets, on August 23, 2014, the participants of the second edition of SOFA – School of Film Agents were ready to pitch their film cultural projects to a supportive group of film industry professionals located in Poland’s largest arthouse ci...
The Reykjavík International Film Festival, RIFF, takes place between September 25th and October 5th. Screenings take place at Háskolabíó, Tjarnarbió, Bió Paradís and at the Nordic House. A variety of events will take place in Reykjavik and Kópavogur. This year’s festival is certainly a weighty one with a multitude of award-winning films being screened as well as those competing for the acclaimed Golden Puffin.
The 7th Annual Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (KLEFF) has announced the top three finalists in each of its film competition categories: Best Documentary, Best Short Film (International), Best Short Film (Malaysia) and Best Animation.
The finalists are as follows:
GMO OMG (Director: Jeremy Seifert, USA)
Revolution (Director: Rob Stewart, Canada)
Return of the River (Directors: Jessica Plumb, John Gussman, USA)