Passing Strange (2009)

SPIKE LEE Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA, 2009.  40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks.  Screenplay by Stew.  Cinematography by Matthew Libatique.  Produced by Steve Klein.  Music by Stew.  Film Editing by Barry Alexander Brown. Spike Lee brings movie cameras to a performance of the Tony Award-winning Broadway show written by musician Stew. The … More Passing Strange (2009)

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Hadewijch (2009)

BRUNO DUMONT Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.  France, 2009.  3B Productions, Arte France Cinéma, C.R.R.A.V. Nord Pas de Calais, Le Fresnoy Studio National des Arts Contemporains, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, X-Filme Creative Pool, Cofinova 5, Canal+, CinéCinéma, Centre National de la Cinématographie, Contact Film, Cofinova 4, Soficapital, Région Ile-de-France, Région Nord-Pas-de-Calais.  Screenplay by Bruno Dumont.  Cinematography by Yves Cape.  … More Hadewijch (2009)

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All Boys (Poikien bisnes) (2009)

MARKKU HEIKKINEN Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  Finland/Denmark, 2009.  Kinotar.  Screenplay by Markku Heikkinen.  Cinematography by Hannu-Pekka Vitikainen.  Produced by Cilla Werning.  Music by Tobias Wilner.  Film Editing by Joona Louhivuori.   The popularity of handsome young Czech men made for big profits in the gay porn industry at the beginning of the millennium, providing westerners with the thrilling fantasy of peeking … More All Boys (Poikien bisnes) (2009)

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Mr. Nobody (2009)

JACO VAN DORMAEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB. Belgium/Germany/Canada/France/USA/United Kingdom, 2009.  Pan Européenne, Virtual Films, Christal Films, Pathe, Integral Films, Lago Film, Toto & Co Films, SCOPE Invest, Groupe Un, Caviar Films, ARD Degeto Film, Belga Films, Canal+, Caviar, CineCinema, Climax Films, Deutscher Filmforderfonds, Fortis Film Fund, France 2, France 2 Cinema, France 3, France 3 Cinema, … More Mr. Nobody (2009)

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Ashes and Blood (Cendres Et Sang) (2009)

FANNY ARDANT Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  France/Romania/Portugal, 2009.  Alfama Films, Arte France Cinema, Hirsch, DD Productions, Libra Film, Clap Filmes, Canal+, CineCinema, Centre National De La Cinematographie, Romanian National Center for Cinematography, Radiotelevisão Portuguesa.  Screenplay by Fanny Ardant, based on the novel by Ismail Kadare.  Cinematography by Gerard de Battista.  Produced by Paulo Branco, Tudor Giurgiu.  Production Design by Viorel Ghenea.  Film Editing … More Ashes and Blood (Cendres Et Sang) (2009)

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A Closed Book (Blind Revenge) (2009)

RAOUL RUIZ Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  United Kingdom, 2009.  Eyeline Entertainment, Atlantic Film Distribution, Feature Productions, Centurion Entertainment.  Screenplay by Gilbert Adair.  Cinematography by Ricardo Aronovich.  Produced by Tom Kinninmont, Duncan Napier-Bell, Nicholas Napier-Bell, Tom Reeve, Romain Schroeder.  Music by Adrian Murray.  Production Design by Keith Slote.  Costume Design by Kate O’Farrell.  Film Editing by Sean Barton, Adrian Murray, Valeria Sarmiento.   A famous art critic … More A Closed Book (Blind Revenge) (2009)

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Make The Yuletide Gay

B (out of 5) Olaf isn’t looking forward to leaving his college boyfriend Nathan and going home for the holidays as his wacky midwest family is still trying to set him up with the girl next door.  Things get even more awkward when Nathan shows up at his door because his family didn’t include him in their vacation plans … More Make The Yuletide Gay

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