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Stromboli

Stromboli

This is another film free to subscribers of the BFI. The film is important in its own right, but also for the scandal that accompanied it – Ingrid Bergman had written to the director Roberto RoselliniĀ  as an admirer of his work, wishing to appear in a film. Their scandalous affair produced the actress Isabella … Continue reading

Clouds of Sils Maria

This is a near two hander for Juliette Binoche as an aging actress and her PA played by Kristen Stewart. the film opens with them en route to Switzerland to accept a prize onĀ  behalf of a director, but he dies before they arrive, and the film segues into the two of them rehearsing for … Continue reading