Unstoppable von Trier
As Melancholia is about to start its Festival tour, Lars von Trier is already working on a new feature film, likely to be named The Nymphomaniac. A woman’s discovery of her own sexuality…are you ready for a new, controversial masterpiece?
AND THE WINNER IS...
The 21st Festival of African, Asian and Latin American Cinema ended succesfully yesterday 27th of March. THE NEIGHBOR, by Naghmeh Shirkhan, won the Feature Film Competition - Windows of the World. Let say hello to the 22nd edition!
Kubrick and the web →
minimalmovieposters: La Cinematheque Francaise has put together an online exhibition showcasing the work of artists who have been inspired by the films of Stanley Kubrick. Great for graphic design, movie poster, Kubrick and cinema fans. Keep an eye out for a few pieces that have been featured on MMP!
Hooray for Austrian cinema →
SIXPACKFILM was founded in 1990 as a non-profit organization, to promote Austrian film and video art, both inside Austria and abroad. On their website you can find a rich catalogue of films and filmmakers.
"It's only music"...
Musicians Otomo Yoshihide and Yamakawa Fuyuki had to renounce to the announced “We don’t care about music, anyway” tour, following the tragic disaster in Japan. In solidarity, the remaining musicians will donate all profits from the shows to the International Red Cross in support of their work in Japan.
WE DON'T CARE ABOUT MUSIC, ANYWAY (in tour)
The great documentary by Cedric Dupire and Gaspard Kuentz presented at Soundoc during Milano Film Festival 2011 never stop travelling and will be in european tour from March 16th to April 2nd with its very special companions: Otomo Yoshihide, Sakamoto Hiromichi, Yamakawa Fuyuki, L?K?O, Kirihito & Umi no Yeah!! Let’s keep an eye on Studio Shaiprod upcoming adventures!
Our solidarity goes to Sitges Film Festival
Ángel Sala, director of Sitges Film Festival, was charged by the public prosecutor in Barcelona for the screening of A Serbian Film, presented in its uncut version. Milano Film Festival’s support goes to Sala and the whole Festival team as, once again, we claim rights to freedom in arts and cinema, whether production, filmmaking or exhibitions are involved. If you’re willing to...
From 12th to 27th March 2011 // 29th edition of Bergamo Film Meeting // Competition // Homage to Regina Pessoa // Psycho Thriller // The English period of Alfred Hitchcock // Programme on www.bergamofilmmeeting.it
Our thoughts in this sunny day are for Silvano Cavatorta, curator and director of Filmmaker Festival that left us two days ago. Goodbye Silvano.