Tuesday, 30 July 2013

TIFF DOCUMENTARY SLATE RELEASED



Among the excellent-looking list of documentaries showing at TIFF in a few weeks are works from veteran filmmakers Marcel Ophuls, Frederick Wiseman, Errol Morris and Claude Lanzmann, as well as works from Jody Shapiro (a frequent collaborator of Guy Maddin), British writer Mark Cousins and Jehane Noujaim.
  • Ain't Misbehavin' (Marcel Ophuls) - France (North American Premiere)
  • At Berkeley (Frederick Wiseman) - USA (North American Premiere)
  • Beyond the Edge (Leanne Pooley) - New Zealand (World Premiere)
  • Burt's Buzz (Jody Shapiro) - Canada (World Premiere)
  • The Dark Matter of Love (Sarah McCarthy) - UK (North American Premiere)
  • The Dog (Allison Berg and Frank Keraudren) - USA (World Premiere)
  • Faith Connections (Pan Nalin) - France / India (World Premiere)
  • Filthy Gorgeous: The Bob Guccione Story (Barry Avrich) - Canada (World Premiere)
  • Finding Vivian Maier (John Maloof and Charlie Siskel) - USA (World Premiere)
  • Hi-Ho Mistahey! (Alanis Obomsawin) - Canada (World Premiere)
  • Ignasi M. (Ventura Pons) - Spain (World Premiere)
  • Jodorowsky's Dune (Frank Pavich) - USA (North American Premiere)
  • The Last of the Unjust (Claude Lanzmann) - Austria / France (North American Premiere)
  • The Mayor (Emiliano Altuna Fistolera) - Mexico (Canadian Premiere)
  • Midway (Chris Jordan) - USA (World Premiere)
  • Mission Congo (David Turner and Lara Zizic) - USA (World Premiere)
  • The Square (Jehane Noujaim) - Egypt / USA (Canadian Premiere)
  • A Story of Children and Film (Mark Cousins) - UK (North American Premiere)
  • Tim's Vermeer (Teller) - USA (World Premiere)
  • The Unknown Known (Errol Morris) - USA (North American Premiere)
  • Unstable Elements (Madeleine Sackler) - USA (World Premiere)
  • When Jews Were Funny (Alain Zweig) - Canada (World Premiere)
After the cut, and not in format, a few more lists from TIFF.


CITY TO CITY (ATHENS, GREECE)


The Daughter
Thanos Anastopoulos
The Eternal Return Of Antonis Paraskevas
Elina Psykou
J.A.C.E. – Just Another Confused Elephant
Menelaos Karamaghiolis
Miss Violence
Alexandros Avranas
September
Penny Panayotopoulou
Standing Aside, Watching
Yorgos Servetas
To The Wolf
Aran Hughes and Christina Koutsospyrou
Unfair World
Filippos Tsitos
Wasted Youth
Argyris Papadimitropoulos and Jan Vogel
Wild Duck
Yannis Sakaridis
VANGUARD
Blue Ruin
Jeremy Saulnier
Borgman
Alex van Warmerdam
The Fake
Yeon Sang-ho
People In Places
Juan Cavestany
Horns
Alexandre Aja
Proxy
Zack Parker
The Sacrament
Ti West
Sapi
Brillante Mendoza
Sex, Drugs & Taxation
Christoffer Boe
Soul
Chung Mong-Hong
The Strange Color Of Your Body’s Tears
Hélène Cattet and Bruno Forzani
Thou Gild’st The Even
Onur Ünlü
We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
Simon Hawkins and Zeke Hawkins
A cool collection of films for Vanguard, including a new film from Brillante Mendoza, Cannes favourites Blue Ruin and Borgman and also The Strange Colour of Your Body's Tears, which you may already know I'm dying to see. Hit up ScreenDaily for the full details.