A film with Juliette Binoche opens the 65th film festival " Berlinale "
Tatiana Firsova. A film by Spanish Director Isabel Coixet "Nobody takes the night" (Nobody Wants the Night) with Juliette Binoche in one of the title roles opens on Thursday the 65th international film festival " BERLINALE ".
The picture will become this year "business card" of the film festival and will be shown immediately after the parade of movie stars on the red carpet and the official opening of the event at the Palace of BERLIN in the German capital on Potsdamer Platz.
it is assumed THAT at a gala evening on the occasion of the "BERLINALE" come numerous stars of German cinema, as well as among them known for playing singer Hildegard Knef in the film "Hilda" actress Heike Makato and performer of one of the title parties in the cult film "knocking on heaven's door" Jan Josef Lifers. Also on the red carpet, according to local media, waiting for such international celebrities Like cate Blanchett, Helen Peace, Nicole Kidman, Natalie Portman, Charlotte Rampling.
invited to the festival of Russian film historian, former head of the State Central Museum of cinema and Eisenstein center in the Russian capital Naum Kleiman. This year he won the prize of the BERLINALE Camera, its Kleiman will be awarded on February 12.
The film Coixet's happening in Greenland in 1908. The heroine Binoche Josephine makes a dangerous journey by dog sled to her husband, the famous Arctic Explorer Robert Peary, who is looking for a way to the North pole. Josephine naively ignores the warnings of weather forecasters and gets to camp Peary only with great difficulty. There she meets a young eskimo woman by the name of Allaq, which, As it turns out, Josephine binds much more than one thinks.
The Director presents his paintings at the festival for the sixth time in 2009 she was a member of the jury of the " BERLINALE ". This year the jury consists of More well-known in the international film industry people. This French actress Audrey Tautou, who is familiar to the Russian audience for the film " goodbye Lenin!" is a German Actor Daniel br?hl, Korean Director Pont Chung Ho, winner of the "BERLINALE" Claudia Llosa of Peru, the producer of the series "Hannibal," Martha de Laurentiis, one of the authors of the series "the Sopranos" Matthew Weiner. The jury was an American film Director Darren Aronofsky.
Just in the competition program of the festival included 23 paintings, awards claim 19 of them. For example, social drama Polish Director Ma?gorzata Shumovskii " Body ", the Film "When we dreamed of" German Director Andreas Dresen, American film "Queen of the desert" film Director Werner Herzog, the Picture of Benoit Jacquot's "diary of a chambermaid" with Lea seydoux in the main roles, the Film Hiroyuki Tanaka " Journey Sasuke ", a Painting by Chinese Director Jiang Wen " gone with the bullets ".
Russian cinema at the "BERLINALE" is a Film Director Alexei German Jr. "Under electric clouds" with Chulpan Khamatova, co-producer of the film has been well-known Polish Director Krzysztof Zanussi.
The film Herman is a joint project of Russia, Ukraine and Poland. The festival Director has filed mounting version. As told before the Last news the Director himself, this time he did not have enough resources to complete the picture.
The shooting ended in March last year. They were held in Odessa, Kharkiv, Odessa and St. Petersburg. The main role in the movie played Khamatova, Anastasia Melnikova, Merab Ninidze, Alexei Vertinsky, Louis Frank, as Well as young actors from Russia, Ukraine and Poland.
WHAT IS THE "BERLINALE"
The Berlin international film festival first held June 6, 1951. Its founders were the allies of the Second world war - the US, Britain and France. Together with the Cannes and Venice festivals, it is considered the largest and most prestigious in the world of cinema.
"BERLINALE" focuses mostly on the so-called auteur cinema. In the competition program of the festival is attended feature and short films made not before in the 12 months before the festival and not shown on other shows.
The top prize of the festival - Golden bear for best Film. A large jury award - "Silver bear" is given to the nominations for best Director, best acting, best screenplay, for outstanding achievements in the field of installation, operational art, music or costume. In addition, receives award in honor of the founder of the festival of Alfred Bauer. This year the winners will be held on the first day weekend, February 14.
in different years of Great success at the Berlin film festival had the films of Ingmar Bergman, Michelangelo Antonioni, Directors of the French new wave, Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Chabrol. Russian films until 1975 at the Berlin festival was not presented. The first picture shows in Berlin, became a Film by Sergei Solovyov's " one Hundred days after childhood.