J.C. Chandor, who was nominated for an Oscar last year for his original script for the Wall Street drama MARGIN CALL, has written and will direct an open water thriller titled ALL IS LOST to star the iconic actor Robert Redford. Principal photography on the film has wrapped on at Baja Studios in Rosarito, Mexico. Redford stars in a solo performance of one man lost at sea and his battle against the elements to stay alive. By contrast, MARGIN CALL featured an all-star cast of outstanding actors including Kevin Spacey, Jeremy Irons, Paul Bettany and Simon Baker.
Graduation (“Bacalaureat“) (Cristian Mungiu, 2016) 4 out of 4 stars. The new film from Romanian director Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days) begins with a bang. Well, a crash, anyway, as a rock shatters the glass of … Continue reading
INTERVIEW with STEVEN PROWSE: Screenwriting tips for FILM FESTIVALS ……..One Millennial. One Baby Boomer. Two totally different perspectives. Perspectives that cross not only generations – but styles, tastes, passions, interests, and impressions. The duo offers you impressions of not just films, … Continue reading
Their Finest (Lone Scherfig, 2017) 4 out of 4 stars. The worst thing about Their Finest is its generic title, which offers no indication of the magical whimsy within. Otherwise, it is a charming, bittersweet cinematic confection that tells the … Continue reading