INTERVIEW: ‘The Double Hour’ director Giuseppe Capotondi

Posted by · 3:33 pm · May 3rd, 2011

With this year’s Cannes circus just a week away, now is as good a time as any to point out the strangely hobbled journey taken by so many festival films to our cinema screens. For all the concentrated media attention and occasional trophies lavished upon arthouse titles at Cannes, Sundance and the like, the festival […]

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VENICE: ‘Soul Kitchen,’ ‘The Double Hour’

Posted by · 4:50 am · September 10th, 2009

Happily, the bug that kept me down yesterday seems to have flown on the wings of Nurofen and a night’s sleep, so I’m ready to face the Lido madness again.  As if sympathetic to my state, the Competition served up two relatively untaxing titles. Festival director Marco Müller made it clear that he was experimenting […]

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