Posts tagged "Gérard Depardieu"

Cannes Film Festival: Valley of Love

Directed by Guillaume Nicloux Starring Gérard Depardieu and Isabelle Huppert by Joanna Orland With a contrived premise working against it, Valley of Love manages to withstand the heat due solely to heartfelt performances by Isabelle Huppert and Gérard Depardieu. Long-divorced couple Isabelle and Gérard have reunited to honour their dead son Michael, who has committed […]

Cannes Film Festival: Top 10 & Predictions

by Joanna Orland My week in Cannes has come to an end, and while I didn’t see all of the films In Competition, I did manage my fair share.  Here is my personal top 10 of the films I did see, and my hopes / predictions for the film festival’s Competition prizes! — 10.  Valley […]

Welcome to New York

Directed by Abel Ferrara Written by Chris Zois and Abel Ferrara Starring Gérard Depardieu, Jacqueline Bisset, Marie Mouté and Pamela Afesi In UK Cinemas and VOD August 8th, 2014 by Charlie Cauchi The real life scandal surrounding former IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn in 2011 provides the basis for Abel Ferrara’s latest film Welcome to […]