The great names in cinema
NORWAY , France , Denmark , Sweden
| 116 minutes | 2017
Love makes you soar? No, but it can give you supernatural powers, at least according to the Norwegian director’s fourth feature. Joachim Trier (Oslo, August 31st) is back with this love story about a woman whose burning passion triggers the onset of paranormal powers. A sort of Scandinavian Carrie (1976) — the film was shot in Sweden — Thelma merges the thriller with the coming-of-age tale, with a generous pinch of straight-up horror. Impressive on every level.
In this new, visually stunning film by the director of White God, a Syrian refugee realizes he has superpowers. Shot and wounded while trying to cross the...
HUNGARY , Germany | 116 minutes | 2017
The latest bittersweet offering from Finland’s cinematic ambassador won the Silver Bear for best director at this year’s Berlin Festival. Khaled, an...
FINLAND , Germany | 116 minutes | 2017
The film follows a filmmaker whose life is sent into a tailspin, just as he is about to start shooting a new film, by the return of his wife, who...
FRANCE | 116 minutes | 2017
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