Søkeresultat for: "Mandeville Films"

  • 27. januar 2017

    Split: M. Night Shyamalan goes crazy and tender

    The new leaner, meaner version of M. Night Shyamalan has made a bizarre but thoroughly gripping film, providing an emotionally deep understanding of why psychological survival mechanisms arise in abuse victims.

  • 30. august 2013

    Lady in the Water, Part I: A reappraisal

    It was one of the most hated films of the 2000s, but with the trauma now at a distance, it is time to appreciate M. Night Shyamalan’s Lady in the Water for its very real qualities.

  • 20. juni 2014

    Unbreakable, Part I: Characters and relationships

    Our in-depth look at M. Night Shyamalan’s early films continues with Unbreakable: perhaps the only mainstream Hollywood formalist film, a mass-market movie approached with an unrelenting European art film sensibility.

  • 23. desember 2013

    The Sixth Sense, Part I: Stature and Style

    A stunning piece of high-precision filmmaking, formally inventive, thematically intelligent, emotionally gripping, a momentous commercial success, an almost perfect film.

  • 22. februar 2017

    Tilbakeblikk: Broken Blossoms (1919)

    «Man kan se at The Birth of a Nation-regissør D.W. Griffith forsøker å be om tilgivelse med Broken Blossoms, nesten insisterende, ved å fremme menneskelighet og verdien av kulturutvekslinger i møte med en kald og voldelig verden.»

  • 12. januar 2017

    Vår guide til TIFF 2017: Fem filmer du må se

    TIFF 2017: Årets utgave av Tromsø internasjonale filmfestival er like rundt hjørnet. I denne artikkelen presenterer vi fem høydepunkter fra programmet, som vi av ulike årsaker mener publikum vil ha glede av å se under festivalen. [1]

  • 11. april 2011

    Rapport fra New Directors/New Films 2011

    Montages har besøkt den 40. utgaven av New Directors/New Films, som viser det beste av ny internasjonal film fra første- og andregangsregissører. I år inkluderte det bl.a. Sykt lykkelig og regissør Anne Sewitsky.

  • 7. februar 2015

    Signs, Part I: Delightful entertainment, with meaning

    M. Night Shyamalan has created a Signs fiction film about alien invasion, with powerful horror set pieces and comedic touches. An analysis of its dreamlike opening sequence peels away complex layers of motifs and echoes.

  • 26. februar 2015

    Signs, Part III: Dreams, demons and birds

    Signs offers rich allegorical subtexts of dreams, magic and the aliens as metaphors for the characters’ inner demons. We also chart references to The Birds, and analyse the masterful cellar sequence and the film’s ending.

  • 23. oktober 2015

    The Village, part II: A tapestry of characters

    After a general evaluation of this M. Night Shyamalan tour de force, the large cast of characters and their relationships are examined, with a special emphasis on subtext and how that is expressed through mise-en-scène.

  • 11. januar 2014

    The Sixth Sense, Part III: Motifs and a Funeral

    We conclude our in-depth analysis of M. Night Shyamalan’s masterpiece with a close look at motifs and structural aspects, concluding with a shot-by-shot commentary on the post-funeral sequence.

  • 7. april 2009

    Kortklipt, 7/4

    Hvilke filmer kommer til Cannes? Hvorfor er Boi redd for Sinna Mann? Og har du en designer i deg? Finn ut av dette i dagens Kortklipt. [1]

  • 30. mai 2016

    The Cinema and the Gallery – When worlds collide?

    A strange case of parallel universes explored through Declan Clarke’s Geist Trilogy from 2015. Are you ready for film at its absolute weirdest, flouting all cinematic conventions and ‘hung out’ in a gallery?

  • 2. juli 2014

    Genuinely socialist: The Midnight Sun Film Festival

    Like many of its own films, the Midnight Sun Film Festival remains true to perhaps the greatest cinematic – and human – aspiration of them all: to express an understanding of, and solidarity with, all the others washed up with us here on this strange little planet of ours.