Drafthouse Acquires Michel Gondry’s ‘Mood Indigo’ For U.S.

By | Monday January 13, 2014 @ 9:38am PST

Mood-IndigoleadDrafthouse Films has acquired U.S. rights to Michel Gondry‘s latest feature film Mood Indigo, an adaptation of the Boris Vian novel that stars Audrey Tautou and Romain Duris. A platform release is planned for this year. The love … Read More »

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Berlin Fest’s Panorama Includes Films From Michel Gondry, John Michael McDonagh

Berlin Film FestivalThe Berlin Film Festival will ultimately line up 50 narrative and documentary features for its Panorama section that showcases innovative mainstream and radical alternative films. Today, it’s offered up the first 19 titles. Included among them are Michel Gondry‘s Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy?, John Michael McDonagh’s Calvary and Tsai Ming-liang’s Journey To The West. Jalil Lespert’s biopic Yves Saint Laurent will open Panorama Special on February 7th at the newly-renovated Zoo Palast cinema. The Berlin Fest runs from February 6-16. Below is the list of Panorama films announced today:

Arrête Ou Je Continue (If You Don’t, I Will)
By Sophie Fillières
With Emmanuelle Devos, Mathieu Amalric
World premiere

Bai Mi Zha Dan Ke (The Rice Bomber)
By Cho Li
With Huang Chien-wei, Nikki Hsieh, Michael Chang
World premiere

Bing Du (Ice Poison)
Taiwan / Myanmar
By Midi Z
With Wang Shin-Hong, Wu Ke-Xi
World premiere

Ireland / Great Britain
By John Michael McDonagh
With Brendan Gleeson, Chris O’Dowd, Kelly Reilly, Aidan Gillen
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Hot Trailer: ‘Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy?’

By | Tuesday October 29, 2013 @ 4:58am PDT

Michel Gondry‘s animated documentary Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy? will world premiere as the closing night selection at the DOC NYC Festival next month. For the film, the French helmer recorded conversations with professor, linguist and political philosopher and activist Noam ChomskyRead More »

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Sundance Selects Acquires Michel Gondry’s Noam Chomsky Docu ‘Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy?’

By | Friday October 18, 2013 @ 11:59am PDT

Sundance Selects has picked up North American rights to the animated documentary Is The Man Who Is Tall Happy?, about the oft lightning-rod professor, linguist and political philosopher Noam Chomsky. The film, which is world premiering as the … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Mood Indigo’

By | Thursday April 25, 2013 @ 1:18am PDT

This is the first subtitled look at Michel Gondry‘s upcoming Mood Indigo (L’Ecume Des Jours). Judging by the below, and by the previous French-only versions, the Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind director’s whimsical fantasy looks like it may have more in common with Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: Michel Gondry’s ‘Mood Indigo’

By | Friday January 25, 2013 @ 11:40am PST

Audrey Tautou and Romain Duris fall in love, marry, and endure a most unusual illness in Michel Gondry‘s first French-language feature Mood Indigo (L’écume des jours), which will test the critical cache that’s been slipping since Gondry followed his Oscar-winning 2004 pic Eternal Sunshine Read More »

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Hot Cannes Trailer: ‘The We And The I’

By | Wednesday May 16, 2012 @ 9:25am PDT

Michel Gondry’s latest film The We And The I has its world premiere tomorrow as the kickoff of the Directors Fortnight sidebar at the Cannes Film Festival. It centers on a final bus ride home for a group of high school kids.

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2012 Cannes Directors’ Fortnight: Michel Gondry And A Lot Of Subtitles

By | Tuesday April 24, 2012 @ 4:39am PDT
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Cannes Film Festival Directors FortnightThe 2012 Cannes Film Festival has announced its Directors’ Fortnight sidebar, naming the Michel Gondry-directed The We And The I as the opening film. There will be 21 films, 18 of which are premieres from … Read More »

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Who’s Coming To WME With Dan Aloni?

By | Wednesday March 7, 2012 @ 5:14pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: After Dan Aloni exited CAA and was quickly named a WME partner, the big question was how many of the clients he worked with would jump. Deadline told you that his biggest client, Chris Nolan, declared before … Read More »

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Cannes: Short Film Competition Lineup

By | Tuesday April 19, 2011 @ 3:23am PDT

Jane Campion, director of Bright Star and Portrait of a Lady, and Brit auteur Lynne Ramsay, whose We Need To Talk About Kevin is In Competition this year, both first appeared at Cannes in this short film sidebar, so it’s worth … Read More »

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Michel Gondry To Head Cannes Short Film Jury

Film director Michel Gondry is to head up the short film and Cinéfondation jury of the 64th Festival de Cannes, following in the footsteps of Atom Egoyan, Hou Hsiao Hsien, Martin Scorsese and John Boorman.

With his seven feature films, several

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Michel Gondry Meets His Quirky Sensibility Match In Philip K. Dick

Mike Fleming

Michel Gondry is adapting and is attached to direct Ubik, the legendary book by scifi author Philip K. Dick. Steve Zaillian and Steve Golin are producing through Film Rites and Anonymous Content, with Golin putting up the financing for development … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘The Green Hornet’

The Sony film will be released on January 14. It stars Seth Rogen, Cameron Diaz, Christoph Waltz and newcomer Jay Chou and is directed by Michel Gondry. Take a look:

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