Films in ‘Bright Future’
Je ne suis pas morteJean-Charles Fitoussi IFFR 2009
Meandering story, humorous and absurd, in three parts. About Alix, a woman who can't fall in love, yet keeps looking. She becomes a prostitute, her pimp sells her and finally she has a relationship with a man whose heart has been broken twice in a row.
A Cheonggyecheon DogKim Kyung-Mook IFFR 2009
The historic Cheonggyecheon River in Seoul, for long a kind of open sewer, has been cleaned up at the cost of billions. The maker of the controversial Faceless Things presents a fresh, kitsch second film with a talking dog, pursuits and sex changes.
ZaraAyten Mutlu Saray IFFR 2009 85′
Historias extraordinariasMariano Llinás IFFR 2009
The absolute secret tip of the last film year is this more-than-four-hour adventurous trilogy situated on the pampas. As the title indicates, this is the ultimate answer to the widely praised Argentine minimalism: the mysterious quests of the men X, H and Z, filled with exciting and incomparable asides.