How Hard Can It Be for a French Girl to Go
New York TimesHow Hard Can It Be for a French Girl to Go on Vacation?New York TimesFilled with talkative young French people, “Le Rayon Vert” is quintessential Eric Rohmer. The premise — one woman's attempt to go on summer vacation — is almost laughably banal, something like a satire on the French vacation obsession. Yet the film ...
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 1:11 pm
Le Rayon Vert - slantmagazine
Le Rayon VertslantmagazineIn this fifth part of his six-film cycle of “Comedies and Proverbs,” Eric Rohmer spends the first 80 of its 98 minutes treading territory that most movie romances consign to the backstory, as Delphine, in the wake of a two-year-old broken engagement ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 9:02 pm
Big World Pictures Acquires US Rights to
VarietyBig World Pictures Acquires US Rights to Julia Murat's 'Pendular' (EXCLUSIVE)VarietyFounded in 2013, Big World Pictures's previous releases include Tsai Ming-liang's “Rebels of the Neon God” and Eric Rohmer classics “A Summer's Tale” and “A Tale of Winter.” Two of its releases from Easter Europe – Radu Jude's “Aferim!” and Maya ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 9:46 am
Claire's Knee - Austin Chronicle
Austin ChronicleClaire's KneeAustin ChronicleDirected by Eric Rohmer. Starring Jean-Claude Brialy, Aurora Cornu, Beatrice Romand, Laurence De Monaghan and Michele Montel. World Cinema Classics: Rohmer's film centers on a soon-to-be-married man who is hurtled into an intrigue with a young girl ...
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 7:13 am
Eric Rohmer in Dinard und sein Film
NOZ - Neue Osnabrücker ZeitungEric Rohmer in Dinard und sein Film „Sommer“NOZ - Neue Osnabrücker ZeitungNirgends scheint ein Tag an der See so leicht, der Sommer so angenehm wärmend und zugleich flirrend unverbindlich zu sein wie in den Filmen des 2010 verstorbenen Regisseurs Eric Rohmer. Seine Folge der zwischen 1989 und 1998 erschienenen ...
Posted on 11 August 2017 | 9:00 pm
Send in the Cloud
In 2008, Shannon Cloud was 13 years old when her mother signed her up for Kamp Hollywood, a filmmaking and acting summer camp in Dallas. “Everybody else wanted to write and direct,” she remembered. “But I realized producing was for me.” Before that ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 7:20 am
BLU-RAY REVIEW “DAY FOR NIGHT” (1973;
Truffaut quickly shot to the forefront of the French New Wave in the late 1950s and early 60s, alongside the likes of Jean-Luc Godard, Eric Rohmer, Alain Resnais, and others. By the time the 70s rolled around, Truffaut was a national treasure in France and ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 10:20 am
Eric Rohmer's Period Piece 'The Marquise of
The 1976 film has been restored for a one week event at BAMcinématek. Eric Rohmer's first period piece, the beautiful and intense romantic drama "The Marquise of O..." (1976), is set to screen for one week at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn. The film ...
Posted on 28 July 2015 | 7:30 am
Eric Rohmer: everyday miracles of a New Wave
Meeting for drinks. Going to the beach. Family dinners. Eric Rohmer was a visionary who dealt in the down-to-earth, argues Michael Newton, as the BFI prepares to celebrate the French director It’s Christmas Eve, and a warm, beautiful woman asks a man to ...
Posted on 26 December 2014 | 12:01 am
Movie Meter: Settle in for Eric Rohmer’s A
A Summer’s Tale: You lucky people get to watch a veritable masterpiece from famed French auteur Eric Rohmer, originally from 1996, but finally being released now for the first time on American screens. The film, the third installment of his “Four ...
Posted on 29 August 2014 | 5:08 am