Posts tagged "Andrey Zvyagintsev"

The Jury of the 71st Cannes Film Festival

71st Cannes Film Festival Jury

The 71st Cannes Film Festival has added some serious talent to its Competition jury! It comprises of 5 women, 4 men, 7 nationalities and 5 continents under the presidency of Cate Blanchett. It includes directors Ava DuVernay AND Denis Villeneuve as well as the other famouse people listed below. The Jury will reveal its prize […]

Loveless

Loveless

Loveless Directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev Starring Maryana Spivak, Yanina Hope, Aleksey Rozin, Matvey Novikov, Andris Keiss and Vladimir Vdovichenkov In UK Cinemas February 9th, 2018 by Gemsy Loveless opens to 12-year-old Alyosha, the main focus of the film, walking home from school on a bitter winter’s day, across a barren woodland, completely alone. Sadly, this […]

Leviathan

Directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev Starring Elena Lyadova, Alexey Serebryakov and Vladimir Vdovichenkov In US Cinemas December 25th, 2014 by Joanna Orland A decomposing whale skeleton lays abandoned on a beach.  Bleak imagery to mirror a bleaker story, often portrayed with a level of compassion and humour, but bleak nonetheless.  Leviathan is a Russian drama which […]