Posts tagged "Alba Rohrwacher"

Win tickets to Long Live the Bride (Viva La Sposa) + Q&A

To coincide with Cinema Made In Italy which runs March 10th-14th 2016, we are giving away a pair of tickets to the Italian film festival’s screening of Long Live the Bride (Viva La Sposa) on Monday March 14th at 6:30pm, followed by a Q&A with director Ascanio Celestini.  The film stars Ascanio Celestini, Alba Rohrwacher, Salvatore Striano […]

Berlinale 2016: International Jury featuring Meryl Streep, Clive Owen, Alba Rohrwacher

  Berlinale 2016 has announced its International Jury.  With actress Meryl Streep serving as Jury President, the International Jury will decide who will receive the Golden Bear and Silver Bears of the 2016 Berlinale Competition. The other members of the International Jury are actor Lars Eidinger (Germany), film critic Nick James (United Kingdom), photographer Brigitte […]

London Film Festival: The Wonders

Directed by Alice Rohrwacher Starring Alexandra Lunghi, Sam Louvyck, Alba Rohrwacher and Monica Bellucci by Joanna Orland Awarded the Grand Prix at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival, Alice Rohrwacher’s tale of a young girl coming of age as she struggles to maintain her relationship with her father while forging her own identity, is a beautiful […]

Adam Driver & Alba Rohrwacher

by Joanna Orland As I write this article, it has just been announced that Adam Driver and Alba Rohrwacher who co-star in Saverio Costanzo thriller Hungry Hearts have just jointly won the Coppa Volpi, the best actor and actress accolades at this year’s 71st Venice Film Festival.  This news does little to surprise me. Hungry […]

Venice Film Festival: The Awards

The 71st Venice Film Festival awards results are in – Venezia 71 The Venezia 71 jury has chosen its winners for 2014.  Chaired by Alexandre Desplat and featuring Joan Chen, Philip Gröning, Jessica Hausner, Jhumpa Lahiri, Sandy Powell, Tim Roth, Elia Suleiman and Carlo Verdone, the jury have viewed all 20 films in competition to […]

Hungry Hearts: Saverio Costanzo

by Joanna Orland Italian director Saverio Costanzo read the novel The Indigo Child by Marco Franzoso.  A year and a half later he started adapting the novel into what would eventually become the feature film Hungry Hearts starring Adam Driver (Girls, Tracks) and Costanzo’s actress girlfriend Alba Rohrwacher.  He wrote this script from his memories […]

71st Venice Film Festival

La Biennale di Venezia August 27th – September 6th, 2014 Venice, Italy by Joanna Orland & Ruth Thomson The Venice Film Festival once again took place on the city’s Lido with an array of films and talent on display.  With programming director Alberto Barbera returning for his second consecutive year, the festival which is organized […]

Hungry Hearts

Hungry Hearts Directed by Saverio Costanzo Starring Adam Driver and Alba Rohrwacher Screening at BFI London Film Festival October 14th, 2014 by Ruth Thomson (reviewed at the 71st Venice Film Festival) Hungry Hearts, based on the novel The Indigo Child by Marco Franzoso and directed by Saverio Costanzo is an intriguing and original genre crunching […]

Venice Film Festival Photo Gallery

The 71st Venice Film Festival – Photo Gallery