ASFF surveys the week’s cinema releases, including documentary ‘Midnight Family’ and Jessica Hausner’s ‘Little Joe’, featuring a Cannes-winning turn from Emily Beecham.
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2019’s Film Festival
The 70th edition of the Berlin Film Festival kicks off this week. ASFF previews some of the highlights, including Sally Potter’s latest, ‘The Roads Not Taken’.
Michael Winterbottom reunites with Steve Coogan for ‘Greed’, a satrirical comedy about a wealthy high-street fashion tycoon about to celebrate his 60th birthday with a lavish bash.
ASFF looks at the week’s releases, including documentaries, ‘Jihad Jane’ and ‘When Lambs Become Lions’, and the new feature from Japanese maverick Takashi Miike, ‘First Love’.
Jessica Hausner, the director behind ‘Lovely Rita’ and ‘Amour Fou’, returns with her first English-language tale, ‘Little Joe’. A scientist develops a happiness-inducing plant.