Films in ‘Spectrum’
Verwoestingen in RotterdamJan Koelinga IFFR 2010
I Am Not Your FriendGyörgy Pálfi IFFR 2010
Welcome to modern Budapest. Five women and four men are linked together in a cynical round dance. A relationship is a chance to use someone, deceit is as simple as a line of cocaine. A beautiful ensemble play about the bankruptcy of human relationships.
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New OrleansWerner Herzog IFFR 2010
Werner Herzog's remake of Abel Ferrara’s Bad Lieutenant (1993) moves the setting to New Orleans during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, but has the same protagonists: a cocaine-crazed and flipped-out cop (Nicolas Cage). He obsessively gets his teeth into the murder of five Senegalese illegal immigrants.
Tales from the Golden AgeCristian Mungiu, Ioana Uricaru, Hanno Höfer, Razvan Marculescu, Constantin Popescu IFFR 2010 90′
Five Romanian directors, including Golden Palm winner Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days) present tall stories from the time of the Ceausescu dictatorship. Tragicomic legends that subtly show the bizarre and crazy sides of dictatorship.