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The married team behind The Artist return with a weightier tale

In The Search, French director Michel Hazanavicius and his actress wife Berenice Bejo team up once again, but in a far weightier tale than their previous collaboration, the Oscar-winning… 698 more words


The Search, reviewed: Acute, affecting drama completely unworthy of scorn

For one brief, shining moment in 2011, everyone loved Michel Hazanavicius. It was around the time of the director’s visit to the Cannes Film Festival, where his black-and-white ode to the silent film era, … 242 more words


Movie review: In wartime, boy loses his family — and his way

The Search

Three stars

Starring: Bérénice Bejo, Abdul-Khalim Mamutsiev, Annette Bening, Maxim Emelianov, Zukhra Duishvili

Directed by: Michel Hazanavicius

Running time: 149 minutes

Michel Hazanavicius turned back time with his 2011 silent film The Artist, which won the Oscar for best picture, best director and best actor. 434 more words


Soul Musings/Day 28: Living Artistry

Life as a work of art that supports a vision.

What would that look like?

Watching the movie “The Artist” yesterday – the back and white silent film that won so many awards – I was captivated by the use of subtlety and silence. 267 more words

Natural Wealth

Cannes: Three new works join Palme d’or competition (with video)

Chris Knight

The most important letters at the Cannes Film Festival this year are the first three; Can, as in Canada. For the first time in the festival’s 67-year history there are three Canadian films competing for the Palme d’or. 758 more words


Title Cards and Script

As a group we decided that we wanted our animation to be a silent film and contain title cards to indicate the dialogue between the characters. 156 more words

Narrative, Adaptation And Interpretation

Review: Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present

Matthew Akers directs this documentary portrait of the Serbian performance artist as she stages her first major retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. 801 more words