Frantz (2016)

FRANCOIS OZON Bil’s rating (out of 5):   BBBB.5.   France/Germany, 2016.  Mandarin Films, X-Filme Creative Pool, FOZ, Mars Films, France 2 Cinema, Films Distribution, Universal Pictures International, Canal+, Cine@, France Televisions, Sofica Manon 6, Centre National De La Cinematographie, Deutscher Filmforderfonds, Filmforderungsanstalt, Mitteldeutsche Medienforderung, FD Production.  Screenplay by Francois Ozon, in collaboration with Philippe Piazzo, based on the movie Broken Lullaby by Ernst Lubitsch, Reginald…

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The New Girlfriend (2014)

FRANCOIS OZON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.   Original title:  Une Nouvelle Amie France, 2014.  Mandarin Films, FOZ, Mars Films, France 2 Cinema, Canal+, CineCinema, France Televisions, Sofica Manon 4, La Banque Postale Image 7, Cofimage 25, Cinémage 8.  Screenplay by Francois Ozon, based on the novel by Ruth Rendell.  Cinematography by Pascal Marti.  Produced by Eric Altmayer, Nicolas Altmayer.  Music by…

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Young & Beautiful (2013)

FRANCOIS OZON Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.   Original title:  Jeune & Jolie France, 2013.  Mandarin Films, Mars Films, France 2 Cinema, FOZ, Canal+, Cine@, France Televisions, La Banque Postale Image 6, Cofimage 24, Sofica Manon 3, Cofinova 9, Palatine Étoile 10, Region Ile-de-France.  Screenplay by Francois Ozon.  Cinematography by Pascal Marti.  Produced by Eric Altmayer, Nicolas Altmayer.  Music by Philippe Rombi.  Production Design by Katia…

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No Fear, No Die (1990)

CLAIRE DENIS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.5.  Original title:  S’en Fout La Mort France/West Germany, 1990.  Cinéa, NEF Diffusion.  Screenplay by Claire Denis, Jean-Pol Fargeau.  Cinematography by Pascal Marti.  Produced by Francis Boespflug, Philippe Carcassonne.  Music by Abdullah Ibrahim.  Production Design by Jean-Jacques Caziot.  Costume Design by Elisabeth Tavernier.  Film Editing by Dominique Auvray. Claire Denis turns to the world of illegal…

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A Loving Father

BBB.5 (out of 5) A celebrated author (Gerard Depardieu) is awarded the Nobel Prize for literature and decides to make the trip from his French farm to Oslo on his motorbike, while his daughter (Sylvie Testud) travels by plane. The writer’s trip is interrupted by the appearance of his estranged son (Guillaume Depardieu, the star’s…

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Paris, Je T’Aime (2006)

Olivier Assayas, Frederic Auburtin, Emmanuel Benbihy, Gurinder Chadha, Sylvain Chomet, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen, Isabel Coixet, Wes Craven, Alfonso Cuaron, Gerard Depardieu, Christopher Doyle, Richard LaGravenese, Vincenzo Natali, Alexander Payne, Bruno Podalydes, Walter Salles, Oliver Schmitz, Noburhiro Suwa, Daniela Thomas, Tom Tykwer, Gus Van Sant Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.5.  France/Liechtenstein/Switzerland, 2006.  Victoires International, Pirol Stiftung,…

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