The great names in cinema
GERMANY , France , Belgium
| 118 minutes | 2017
Highly political film about the meeting between a journalist exiled to France (Karl Marx) and the rebellious son of a wealthy German industrialist (Friedrich Engels). Sparks fly. The director of the hard-hitting documentary I’m Not Your Negro (2016) delves into the early years of the author of Das Kapital and his meeting with his alter ego, Friedrich Engels. This elegant, fast-paced biopic about 19th-century schools of thought and worker movements holds up a mirror to today’s world, where social inequality is worse than ever.IN THE PRESENCE OF THE DIRECTOR
Love makes you soar? No, but it can give you supernatural powers, at least according to the Norwegian director’s fourth feature. Joachim Trier (Oslo,...
NORWAY , France , Denmark , Sweden | 118 minutes | 2017
A light-hearted romp through Cannes, Claire’s Camera is a delightfully wry comedy that points up the elegance of Hong Sang-Soo’s writing. Shot during...
SOUTH KOREA | 118 minutes | 2017
Bruno Dumont is back with an off-the-wall musical about... Joan of Arc! It’s 1425 and eight-year-old gamine Jeannette already dreams of booting the...
FRANCE | 118 minutes | 2017
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