Synonyms (2019)

NADAV LAPID Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 Original Title: Synonymes France/Israel/Germany, 2019. SBS Films, Pie Films, Arte France Cinema, L’Aide aux Cinemas du Monde, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Institut Francais, ARTE, WDR / Arte, Filmforderungsanstalt, Komplizen Film. Screenplay by Nadav Lapid, Haim Lapid. Cinematography by Shai Goldman. Produced by Said…

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Zama (2017)

LUCRECIA MARTEL Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBB. Argentina/Spain/France/Netherlands/USA/Brazil/Mexico/Portugal/Lebanon/Switzerland, 2017.  Bananeira Filmes, CNC, Canana, El Deseo, Institut Francais, Instituto de la Cinematografia y de las Artes Audiovisuales, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales, KNM, L’Aide aux Cinemas du Monde, Lemming Film, Louverture Films, MPM Film, Ministere des Affaires Etrangeres et du Developpement International, Netherland Filmfund,…

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Neruda (2016)

PABLO LARRAIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Chile/Argentina/France/Spain/USA, 2016. AZ Films, Ad hoc studios, Casting del Sur, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Elipsis Capital, Fabula, Fondo Audiovisual Corfo, Funny Balloons, Institut Francais, Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales, Instituto de Credito Oficial, Instituto de la Cinematografia y de las Artes Audiovisuales, Ministere…

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The Lobster (2015)

YORGOS LANTHIMOS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.   Italy/United Kingdom/Greece/France/Netherlands/USA, 2015.  Film4, Irish Film Board, Eurimages, Nederlands Fonds voor de Film, Greek Film Center, British Film Institute, Canal+, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Cine+, Element Pictures, Faliro House Productions, Haut et Court, Institut Francais, L’Aide aux Cinemas du Monde, Lemming Film, Limp Films, Ministere des…

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Winter Sleep (2014)

NURI BILGE CEYLAN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  Original title:  Kis Uykusu Turkey/France/Germany, 2014.  Zeynofilm, Bredok Filmproduction, Memento Films Production, Imaj, Arte France Cinema, Centre National du Cinema et de L’Image Animee, Eurimages, Institut Francais, L’Aide aux Cinemas du Monde, Mars Entertainment Group, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Ministère des Affaires Étrangères, NBC Film, The Post Republic, Sinema Genel…

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Return To Ithaca (2014)

LAURENT CANTET Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Original title:  Retour A Ithaque France, 2014.  Full House, Orange Studio, Haut et Court, Funny Balloons, Panache Productions, La Compagnie Cinématographique, Backup Media, Le Tax Shelter du Gouvernement Federal de Belgique, Belgacom, L’Aide aux Cinemas du Monde, Centre National De La Cinematographie, Ministere des Affaires Etrangeres et du Developpement International, Institut…

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The Summer Of Flying Fish

BBB (out of 5) Original title:  El Verano de los Peces Voladores A solid debut from director Marcela Said that is dampened only by the highly familiar nature of the narrative.  Manena is a teenager whose well-to-do family own a summer home where she spends her vacations in the wilds of Chile’s gorgeous southern landscape….

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