Inspector Bellamy (2009)

CLAUDE CHABROL Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB Original Title: Bellamy France, 2009. Alicéléo, France 2 Cinema, DD Productions, Région Languedoc-Roussillon, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Sofica Europacorp, Sofica Valor 7, Canal+, CineCinema, Alicéléo Cinéma. Screenplay by Claude Chabrol, Odile Barski. Cinematography by Eduardo Serra. Produced by Patrick Godeau. Music by Matthieu…

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Police (1985)

MAURICE PIALAT Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 France, 1985. Gaumont, TF1 Films Production. Screenplay by Catherine Breillat, Sylvie Pialat, Jacques Fieschi, Maurice Pialat, based on an idea by Catherine Breillat. Cinematography by Luciano Tovoli. Produced by Emmanuel Schlumberger. Production Design by Constantin Mejinsky. Costume Design by Malika Brahim. Film Editing by Yann Dedet. Maurice…

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Je T’Aime Moi Non Plus (1976)

SERGE GAINSBOURG Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5 Alternate Title: I Love You, I Don’t France, 1976. Président Films, Renn Productions. Screenplay by Serge Gainsbourg. Cinematography by Willy Kurant. Produced by Jacques-Eric Strauss. Music by Serge Gainsbourg. Production Design by Theobald Meurisse. Costume Design by Jeannette Descamps. Film Editing by Kenout Peltier. Serge Gainsbourg directs…

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The Stranger (1991)

SATYAJIT RAY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB Original Title: Agantuk India/France, 1991. National Film Development Corporation, Canal+, DD Productions, Erato Films. Screenplay by Satyajit Ray, based on his story. Cinematography by Barun Raha. Produced by Gerard Depardieu, Satyajit Ray, Daniel Toscan du Plantier. Music by Satyajit Ray. Production Design by Ashoke Bose. Costume Design…

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Nathalie Granger (1972)

MARGUERITE DURAS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BB.5.  France, 1972.  Moullet et Cie.  Screenplay by Marguerite Duras.  Cinematography by Ghislain Cloquet.  Film Editing by Nicole Lubtchansky. Marguerite Duras loved to challenge an audience, rarely doing so more formidably than with this highly experimental voyage into pure art cinema.  Jeanne Moreau and Lucia Bosé live in…

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The Man Who Laughs (2012)

JEAN-PIERRE AMERIS Bil’s rating (out of 5): B.5.  Original title:  L’homme qui rit France/Czech Republic, 2012.  Incognita Films, EuropaCorp, France 3 Cinema, France 2 Cinema, Okko Productions, DD Productions, Hérodiade, France Télévision, Canal+, Cine@, Centre National De La Cinematographie, Procirep.  Screenplay by Jean-Pierre Améris, Guillaume Laurant, based on the novel by Victor Hugo.  Cinematography by Gerard Simon.  Produced by Thomas…

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Let The Sunshine In (2017)

CLAIRE DENIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.   Original title:  Un beau soleil intérieur France/Belgium, 2017.  Curiosa Films, FD Production, Ad Vitam Production, Versus Production, Centre National de la Cinématographie, OCS, La Banque Postale Image 10, Arte/Cofinova 11, Le Tax Shelter du Gouvernement Fédéral de Belgique, Cinémage 10.  Screenplay by Christine Angot, Claire Denis, based on the book…

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Valley Of Love (2015)

GUILLAUME NICLOUX Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  France/Belgium, 2015.  Les Films du Worso, LGM Productions, Scope Pictures, France 3 Cinema, DD Productions, Cinéfeel Prod, Cinémage 9, Soficinéma 11, Cofinova 11, Palatine Étoile 12, Canal+, France Televisions, Le Pacte, Centre National De La Cinematographie, Le Tax Shelter du Gouvernement Federal de Belgique, SCOPE Invest, NU Films.  Screenplay by Guillaume…

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Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (1978)

BERTRAND BLIER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Original title:  Preparez vos Mouchoirs France/Belgium, 1978.  Belga Films, C.A.P.A.C., Les Films Ariane, SODEP.  Screenplay by Bertrand Blier.  Cinematography by Jean Penzer.  Produced by Paul Claudon, Georges Dancigers, Alexandre Mnouchkine.  Music by Georges Delerue.  Production Design by Eric Moulard.  Costume Design by Michele Cerf.  Film Editing by Claudine Merlin.   Bertrand Blier once again examines the effect of…

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1900 (1976)

BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Original title:  Novecento Italy/France/West Germany, 1976.  Produzioni Europee Associate, Les Productions Artistes Associés, Artemis Film.  Screenplay by Franco Arcalli, Giuseppe Bertolucci, Bernardo Bertolucci.  Cinematography by Vittorio Storaro.  Produced by Alberto Grimaldi.  Music by Ennio Morricone.  Production Design by Maria Paola Maino, Gianni Quaranta.  Costume Design by Gitt Magrini.  Film Editing by Franco Arcalli. Robert De Niro and Gerard…

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Deux (1989)

CLAUDE ZIDI Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BB.5.  France, 1989.  DD Productions, Films 7, Orly Films, Sédif Productions, TF1 Films Production.  Story by Claude Zidi, Screenplay by Claude Zidi, Catherine Rihoit, Charles Trieschmann. Cinematography by Jean-Jacques Tarbes.  Produced by Gerard Depardieu, Madeleine Morgenstern, Danielle Vannier, Claude Zidi.  Music by Jean-Claude Petit.  Production Design by Michel de Broin.  Costume Design by Hortense Guillemard.  Film Editing by…

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Last Holiday (2006)

WAYNE WANG Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2006.  Last Holiday Productions, Paramount Pictures, ImageMovers, Laurence Mark Productions, The Paperback Company Films, Stillking Films.  Screenplay by Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman, based on a screenplay by J.B. Priestley.  Cinematography by Geoffrey Simpson.  Produced by Laurence Mark, Jack Rapke.  Music by George Fenton.  Production Design by William Arnold.  Costume Design by Daniel Orlandi.  Film Editing by…

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