Elles

Elles Juliette Binoche as a journalist researching female prositution in "Elles" Directed by Malgoska SzumowskaWritten by Malgoska Szumowska and Tine ByrckelStarring: Juliette Binoche, Joanna Kulig, Anaïs Demoustier, Louis-Do de LencquesaingRun Time: 96 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated NC-17 http://elles-movie.com/ Back in  ...

Eric Rohmer Double Feature in SF

Marie Rivière in Rohmer's "Le rayon vert" A Double Feature of Eric Rohmer Films in San Francisco May 19-24 at the San Francisco Film Society Cinema by Beverly Berning Cinema's greatest moral philosopher, the French filmmaker Eric Rohmer,  ...

Where Do We Go Now?

Nadine Labaki starring "Where Do We Go Now?", a film she also directed and co-wrote Where Do We Go Now? Directed by Nadine LabakiWritten by: Nadine Labaki, with Rodney Al Haddid, Thomas Bidegain, Jihad Hojeily, Sam MounierStarring: Claude Baz  ...

A Conversation Wtih Wim Wenders

Excerpts From a Conversation:Wim Wenders Talks About Pina Bausch by Beverly Berning The upcoming release of Wim Wenders' brilliantly realized 3-D tone poem on Pina Bausch, quite simply and lovingly entitled "Pina," occasioned a recent visit to San  ...

Seducing Charlie Barker

Seducing Charlie Barker Directed by Amy GlazerWritten by Theresa Rebeck, adapted from her play "The Scene"Starring: Daphne Zuniga, Stephen Barker Turner, Heather Gordon, David Wilson BarnesRun Time: 93 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R http://www.seducingcharliebarker.com/ "Seducing Charlie Barker" may have  ...

The Artist

The Artist Written and Directed by Michel HazanaviciusStarring: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell, Penelope Ann MillerRun Time: 120 minutesMPAA Rating: PG-13 It isn't often that a movie appears on the big screen that is so  ...

Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life

Serge Gainsbourg and Brigitte Bardot, played by Eric Elmosnino and Laetitia Casta Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life Directed by Joann SfarWritten by Joanne Sfar, based on his graphic novelStarring: Eric Elmosnino, Kavey Mottet Klein, Laetitia Casta, Anna Mouglalis, Lucy GordonRun  ...

We Were Here

Photo Credit: Crawford Barton We Were Here (2011) Directed by: David WeissmanMPAA Rating: Not ratedRun Time: 90 minutes http://wewereherefilm.com The gay community of San Francisco has been well documented in film over the years. From The Times of  ...

Mozart’s Sister

Mozart's Sister Written and Directed by René FéretStarring: Marie Féret, Marc Barbé, Delphine Chuillot, David MoreauMPAA Rating: Not Ratedwww.mozartssister.com The Mozart Family Among the Royals by Renata Polt "Mozart's Sister," written, directed, and produced by French director  ...

Salvation Boulevard

Jennifer Connelly and Pierce Brosnon in "Salvation Boulevard" Salvation Boulevard (2011) Directed by George RatliffWritten by: Douglas Stone and George RatliffStarring: Pierce Brosnan, Greg Kinnear, Marisa Tomei, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly, Jim Gaffigan, Clarán HindsRun Time: 95 minutesMPAA Rating:  ...