Posts tagged "Yorgos Lanthimos"

Cannes Film Festival 2017 Lineup

The Cannes Film Festival has announced its 2017 lineup, and it is truly amazing. New films from some of MY favourite directors including John Cameron Mitchell, Yorgos Lanthimos, Noah Baumbach and Todd Haynes join some other highly exciting ones from the likes of Sofia Coppola, Takashi Miike, Lynne Ramsay and THE Michael Haneke! The full […]

The 59th BFI London Film Festival

by Joanna Orland The BFI London Film Festival has come to a close for another year.  The 59th edition had quite an impressive selection of 240 films in its lineup including opening gala Suffragette, closing gala Steve Jobs and other memorable movies such as The Lobster, Youth, Room, Beasts of No Nation, Son of Saul, […]

BFI London Film Festival: The Lobster Premiere

by Joanna Orland From the moment I reviewed The Lobster at Cannes Film Festival back in May, I knew it would likely turn out to be my favourite film of the year. Here we are in October, and I have yet to find a film to surpass it. And in the midst of the 2015 […]

Cannes Film Festival: The Lobster

Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos Starring Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden, Olivia Colman, Ashley Jensen, Ariane Labed, Angeliki Papoulia, John C. Reilly, Léa Seydoux and Ben Whishaw by Joanna Orland The Lobster is a most cynical commentary on both romance and single life in modern society.  No film can make you feel as brilliantly awful […]