Movies by Mills (February 2018)

Page 28

FILMFEST FOLLOWER BERLIN 2018 Opening Film: ISLE OF DOGS Directed by Wes Anderson Featuring: Scarlett Johansson, Greta Gerwig. An animated film set in Japan which follows a boy’s odyssey in search of his dog.

Competition DON’T WORRY, HE WON’T GET FAR ON FOOT Directed by Gus van Sant Starring: Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara, Jonah Hill. About John Callahan, who became paralyzed after a car incident at age 21 and turned to drawing as a form of therapy.

DOVATOV Directed by Alexey German Jnr. Starring: Maric Danila Kozlovsky, Helena Sujecka. Charts six days in the life of brilliant an ironic writer who saw far beyond the limits of 70s Russia.

EVA Directed by Benoit Jacquot Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Gaspard Ultiel, Julia Roy. A playwright encounters a mysterious woman when he takes shelter in a chalet during a violent snowstorm.

FIGLIA MIA Directed by Laura Bispuri Starring: Valeria Golino, Alba Rohrwacher, Sara Casu. A daughter torn between two mothers, one who raised her with her love and her biological mother who instinctively claims her back. 28