A chain-smoking single mother who, at 55, is having a crisis of conscience with regard to her ability to successfully prepare her 15-year-old son for his ascent into manhood, Dorothea is a marvellous character played to perfection by Annette Bening in this latest offering from writer/director Mike Mills ( 731 more words
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Mia Wasikowska, John Turturro and Greta Gerwig have joined Mia Hansen-Løve upcoming English-language debut film BERGMAN ISLAND.
Set on the Swedish island of Faro, the film revolves around an American filmmaking couple who retreat to the island for the summer to each write screenplays for their upcoming films in an act of pilgrimage to the place that inspired Bergman. 92 more words
Paulina Andreeva; Actress: Ottepel. Paulina Andreeva was born on October 19; 1988 in Leningrad; RSFSR; USSR as Paulina Olegovna Andreeva. She is an actress; known for Ottepel (2013); Metod (2015) and Dark World II: Equilibrium (2013). 7 more words
20th Century Women is an engrossing period piece that successfully showcases life, culture, and conflicting ideologies of the 1970s.
20th Century Women transports us back to Santa Barbara, California in 1979, where we meet Dorothea (Annette Bening), a 55-year-old single mother who is desperately trying to connect with her 15-year-old son, Jamie (Lucas Jade Zumann). 674 more words
20th Century Women has a certain melancholic euphoria about it that I can’t quite articulate with words. A soul-cleansing, masterful tapestry of multi-faceted characters and their experiences, the film’s beauty is characterised predominantly by Mike Mills’ exceptional screenplay. 628 more words