Posts tagged "Kristen Stewart"

BFI London Film Festival: Lizzie

Lizzie

Lizzie Directed by Craig William Macneill Starring Chloë Sevigny, Kristen Stewart, Kim Dickens, Fiona Shaw, Denis O’Hare and Jeff Perry Screening at LFF October 11th, 13th and 20th 2018 by Joanna Orland Lizzie Borden gained notoriety as the primary suspect for the murders of her father and stepmother in 1892, Fall River Massachusetts. She was […]

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 […]

Personal Shopper

Directed by Olivier Assayas Starring Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz, Anders Danielsen Lie, Ty Olwin and Hammou Graïa In UK Cinemas March 17th, 2017 Pre-order on iTunes by Joanna Orland Personal Shopper was notoriously booed at its 2016 Cannes Film Festival premiere, yet went on to garner accolades from many well-respected critics and even […]

Certain Women

Directed by Kelly Reichardt Starring Laura Dern, Kristen Stewart, Michelle Williams, Lily Gladstone, James Le Gros and Jared Harris In UK Cinemas March 3rd, 2017 by Joanna Orland Kelly Reichardt’s minimalist directorial style hasn’t noticeably evolved across such films including Wendy and Lucy and the less affective Night Moves (these being the only two other […]

Still Alice

Directed by Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland Starring Julianne Moore, Alec Baldwin, Kate Bosworth and Kristen Stewart In US Cinemas December 5th, 2014 In UK Cinemas March 6th, 2015 by Joanna Orland Based on the novel of the same name, Still Alice follows Columbia linguistics professor Alice Howland (Moore) as she is diagnosed with early […]

London Film Festival: Camp X-Ray

Directed by Peter Sattler Starring Kristen Stewart, Payman Maadi and Lane Garrison Screening at BFI London Film Festival October 9th, 2014 by Joanna Orland The only way I can review this film on its cinematic and storytelling merit is to temporarily ignore all of the political implications it inevitably connotes.  Camp X-Ray is the story […]