MELANCHOLIA PRESS CONFERENCE

Kirsten Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg look on in disbelief as the "Melancholia" director shocks at Cannes press conference. Danish director Lars von Trier pulled a Mel Gibson in Cannes Wednesday...

05-18-2011
REVIEW SCREENDAILY: MELANCHOLIA PARTS...

The film’s opening pre-title section is a standalone tone-poem, accompanied by the soaring, romantic Wagnerian orchestral theme that will recur throughout.
The end of the world is nigh in...

05-18-2011
MELANCHOLIA Is An Infinitely Morbid...

Rating: ★★★★½

On paper, Melancholia should be nothing more than an Armageddon meets Deep Impact-esque affair, full of near misses and romantic sub plots. A nearby planet is on course to...

05-18-2011
REACTION FROM VARIETY: MIND-BLOWING...

It's the end of the world but also the start of something new for Lars von Trier, whose mind-blowing "Melancholia" offers perhaps the gentlest depiction of annihilation one could imagine from any...

05-18-2011
FIRST REACTIONS ON TRIER'S...

Although at one point in the film I was hating it, by the end I was entirely under its spell. Von Trier is serious, meditative in Melancholia. It’s certainly his most serious film in a while and...

05-18-2011
HEADHUNTERS ACQUISITIONS

Morten Tyldum’s HEADHUNTERS was picked up by several distributors after its closed market premiere in Cannes.


Alta Films (Spain), Big Movie (Russia), Insomnia (Ex Yugoslavia)...

05-17-2011