Tag: Bel Ami

Film Review

Bel Ami (2012)

A sexual social climber American reviewers have been brutal in their condemnation of this new filmed Bel Ami (it’s been made into movies before) and especially of Robert Pattinson’s performance as Georges Du Roy, the young arrriviste-seducer protagonist of Guy de Maupassant’s 1885 novel set in Paris. It seems they have […]

Feature, Festivals, Spotlight

The Berlinale 2012

 The Berlinale has become synonymous with high quality World Cinema, last year’s festival awarded A Separation (2011) the prestigious Golden Bear award, the film went on to win many more awards, is nominated for an Academy Award and made many a film critic’s best films of 2011 lists. This year […]