Of course Rosamund Pyke and Ben Affleck are great in GONE GIRL, but how Gillian Flynn rewrote her own work really is an example on how to put a brilliant book into a script fit for the silver screen. Solid cinematography and disciplined editing add to the wonder: It is a rare thing that we journalists applaud at a press screening. With GONE GIRL at Zurich Film Festival 2014 we did.
As I posted earlier, there are films I don’t review, at least not right away. So here’s more afterglow: JONATHAN’S CHEST (USA 2014, 15 minutes) by director Christopher Radcliff had me guessing about what happened […]
I saw SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT today at Angers – and what a delightful short film it is! I love how young men and women clad in red, green and gold assemble for a […]