Strong Female Leads (4)

Elle + Julieta= Who needs Hollywood? Elle (French for “she” or “her”) “is a 2016 psychological thriller directed by Paul Verhoeven and written by David Birke, based on the novel Oh… by Philippe Djian. Djian’s novel was released in 2012 … Continue reading Strong Female Leads (4)

Goethe Film Talk: Christian Petzold & Nina Hoss

Goethe Interview with Nina Hoss and Christian Petzold Published on 17 Sep 2014-Text courtesy of: Goethe-Institut Toronto Oscar nominated director Petzold & actor Hoss in conversation. Presented by the Goethe-Institut Toronto. Christian Petzold is back at TIFF, after his 2012 success with “Barbara” and “Yella” in 2007. In his TIFF14 world premiere of “Phoenix”, he reunites top actors Nina Hoss and Ronald Zehrfeld in another story of a fiercely determined woman — and the deeply divided society to which she belongs — caught between a tragic past and an uncertain future. A disfigured concentration-camp survivor (Hoss) searches ravaged post-war Berlin … Continue reading Goethe Film Talk: Christian Petzold & Nina Hoss