Tag Archives: Isabella Rossellini

June 11

Final Cut Ladies and Gentlemen – György Pálfi and the film of 500 films. (Sydney FF Film Review)

Final Cut Ladies and Gentlemen is showing at the Sydney Film Festival.  There is a new film nerd heaven.   It is the product of three years in the editing room and the chopped up scenes of five hundred passionately loved films.  It is the film that crowns György Pálfi as the ultimate film nerd, but […]

February 25

The Saddest music in the World – Guy Maddin makes morbid arty self-consciousness fun. (film review)

“I just try and put things into forms that will be fun, and if anything, it feels just too good to blurt out the truth.” Guy Maddin I saw my first Guy Maddin film, Keyhole,  at the Sydney underground film festival last year. I liked it immediately, feeling right at home with all his film […]

Keyhole – Guy Maddin dreams of Ulysses (Sydney Underground Film Festival)

The official site for Guy Maddin’s Keyhole has this to say about the film: After a long absence, gangster and father Ulysses Pick (Jason Patric) arrives home to a house haunted with memories, towing the body of a teenaged girl and a bound and gagged young man. His gang waits inside his house, having shot […]