A Star Is Born | Trailer 2018 version

A Star Is Born (2018)

Rating . . . R
Length . . . 2h 15min
Genre . . . Drama . Music . Musical
In Theatres 5 October 2018 (USA)

A musician helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.

Stars: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott

Director: Bradley Cooper
Writers: Eric Roth (screenplay by), Bradley Cooper (screenplay by)

Leningrad – Kolshik | a short film MATURE

MEANT FOR MATURE AUDIENCE ONLY

Leningrad – Kolshik

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Director – Ilya Naishuller
Produced by Dimitry Mouraviev and Ekaterina Kononenko
Art director – Petr Bondarenko

A film that begins at the end and specifically goes backward in its story telling. Quite an experience. Extremely unusual. It shows what can go sideways when wrong things are happening. Not meant for young children to view. – j.k

Rating . . . Mature . Violence . Sexual Content
Length . . . 4m 18s

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Director – Ilya Naishuller
Produced by Dimitry Mouraviev and Ekaterina Kononenko
Art director – Petr Bondarenko

Colette | Film Trailer


Colette (2018)

Rating . . . R
Length . . . 1h 51m
Genre . . . Biography . Drama . History
Release in UK 25th January 2019

Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.

Stars: Keira Knightley, Eleanor Tomlinson, Dominic West

Director: Wash Westmoreland
Writers: Richard Glatzer (screenplay by), Wash Westmoreland

Writer’s Workshop | a short film

Things not spoken at a writer’s workshop or one at least one would hope. Enter as a listener & evaluate what you hear. – j.k

Writer’s Workshop
Ryan Francis Johnson

Aspiring writer, Jeremy, attends an exclusive writer’s workshop session. A dark, absurdist look at the world of peer review.

CAST:
Grayson Low – Jeremy
Larissa Pruett – Layla
Kevin David Lin – Michael
Bessie Jo Hill – Denise
Nathan Trumbull – Sherman
Dylan Werth – Clark/Ghost Clark

Writer/Director/Editor: Ryan Francis Johnson

The Bookshop | a movie trailer


The Bookshop

Rating . . .PG
Genre . . . Drama
Length . . . 1h 53m
Release 24 August 2018 (USA)

Stars:
Emily Mortimer . . . Florence Green
Bill Nighy . . . Mr. Brundish
Patricia Clarkson . . . Mrs. Gamart

Director: Isabel Coixet
Writers: Isabel Coixet (screenplay)

Based on Penelope Fitzgerald’s novel of the same name; ‘The Bookshop’ is set in 1959, Florence Green (Emily Mortimer), a free spirited widow, puts grief behind her and risks everything to open up a bookshop – the first such shop in the sleepy seaside town of Hardborough, England. Fighting damp, cold and considerable local apathy she struggles to establish herself but soon her fortunes change for the better. By exposing the narrow minded local townsfolk to the best literature of the day including Nabokov’s scandalizing “Lolita” and Ray Bradbury’s “Fahrenheit 451”, she opens their eyes thereby causing a cultural awakening in a town which has not changed for centuries. Her activities bring her a kindred spirit and ally in the figure of Mr. Brundish (Bill Nighy) who is himself sick of the town’s stale atmosphere. But this mini social revolution soon brings her fierce enemies: she invites the hostility of the town’s less prosperous shopkeepers and also crosses Mrs. Gamart (Patricia Clarkson…)