Albert Nobbs (2011)

The frustrating thing about Rodrigo Garcia’s Albert Nobbs is not that it’s a bad movie (and it is a bad movie), it’s that for almost an hour it seems like it might actually be a good one. The story of a woman passing herself off as a male butler working in a 19th century Dublin (read…)

Poster/Trailer: Rodrigo Garcia’s ‘Mother and Child’

Here’s the poster and The New York Times has the first trailer for Rodrigo (Nine Lives) Garcia’s Mother and Child, a look at adoption through the perspectives of three different women: Karen (Annette Bening) who at the age of 14 gave her baby up for adoption; Elizabeth (Naomi Watts), a successful lawyer who was herself (read…)

TIFF ’09: Mother and Child, father and sons

A look at reviews of Rodrigo Garcia’s Mother and Child starring Annette Bening, Naomi Watts and Kerry Washington; and Scott Hicks’ The Boys Are Back starring Clive Owen

Lynch/Herzog collaboration hits Toronto…Telluride first?

My Son My Son What Have Ye Done makes its Canadian premiere at Toronto. Does that mean Telluride comes first? Also: 18 more Toronto additions including world and North American premieres.





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