This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
FilmCouncil_Screen_Wed18MayAlt 17/5/11 18:15 Page 2


BREAKINGNEWS For the latest film business news see ScreenDaily.com


SCREENINGS


PUTTY HILL (US) Drama, 89mins. Ed Distribution. Dir: Matt Porterfield. Key cast: Sky Ferreira, Zoe Vance, James Siebor Jr. A young man’s untimely death unites a fractured family and their community through shared memory and loss. Arcades 3


THE PRIZE (EL PREMIO) (Mexico) Drama, 99mins. Urban Distribution International (ex Umedia). Dir: Paula Markovitch. Key cast: Laura Agorreca, Paula Galinelli Hertzog, Sharon Herrera. Ceci, a seven-year-old girl, has to keep a huge secret, but she doesn’t completely understand what the secret is about. The life of her family depends on her silence. But what exactly must she keep silent about? Ceci and her mom live hidden from military repression in Argentina. Lerins 1


UNWELCOME (UK) Thriller, 92mins. Dark Hour Pictures. Dir: Stefan Smith. Key cast: Martin Hobbs, Marysia Kay, Eleanor James. Four friends travel abroad to renovate a remote house. Upon


their outward journey they make friends with a fellow traveller and his timid girlfriend only to find them turning up at the house, uninvited. All goes well at first as they enjoy the Continental sun until a drunken evening conversation turns ugly and they see the true nature of their visitors. Unwilling to leave, events take a turn for the violent as the unwelcome guests generate a sublimely menacing atmosphere and events turn to kidnap and murder. Gray 4


WITH LOVE TO OBAMA (PHAS GAYE RE OBAMA) See box, below


2:00PM


AT NIGHT THEY DANCE (Canada) Documentary, 90mins. Autlook Filmsales. Dir: Isabelle Lavigne. Seldom has Egypt’s capital been so evocatively captured. A fly-on-the- wall doc exploring the mysterious and hard- knock reality of a typical Egyptian belly dancer clan in working-class Cairo. Theatre Croisette


FATHER (Italy) Drama, 91mins.


Mask Production S.R.L. Dir: Pasquale Squitieri. Key cast: Franco Nero, Andrea Fachinetti, Claudia Cardinale. A son who lives with his sombre, hard working Sicilian single father learns about life and the mafia the very hardest way a young man could. Palais I


HATED (US) Drama, 91mins. The Royal We Films. Dir: Lee Madsen. Key cast: Genevieve Cortese, Chris Riggi, Ryan Donowho. A tale of the rise and fall of an unknown rock band and the girl who made it all happen. Palais C


HOUSE OF TOLERANCE (L’APOLLONIDE — SOUVENIRS DE LAMAISON CLOSE) (France) Drama, 126mins. Dir: Bertrand Bonello. Key cast: Adele Haenel, Alice Barnole, Celine Sallette. Riviera 3


LE HAVRE (Finland) Drama, 93mins. The Match Factory. Dir: Aki Kaurismaki. Key cast: Andre Wilms, Kati Outinen, Blondin Miguel. Olympia 4


FREE INTERNET & WI-FI TERRACE CAFÉ FREE EVENTS


INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON:


UK COMPANIES AND PRODUCERS, UK FILMS FOR SALE IN CANNES & FILMING IN THE UK


MARKET 1:30PM


WITH LOVE TO OBAMA (PHAS GAYE RE OBAMA) (India) Black comedy, 98mins. Bennett Coleman & Co. Dir: Subhash Kapoor. Key cast: Rajat Kapoor, Neha Dhupia, Amol Gupte.


A hilarious take on how the global recession impacted lives of people across continents, from an America-based Indian businessman, to underworld dons in the dusty plains of small town India. Palais D


UK Film Centre Pavilion No 120, Village International Telephone: 04 93 99 86 17. Open 09.00 - 18.00


www.ukfilmcentre.org.uk May 18, 2011 Screen International at the Cannes Film Festival 33 n


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44