The Berlinale reflects the #metoo era

Film journalist Emma Jones speaks to Eve Jackson from the Berlin Film Festival about the prominent women in the spotlight there, former First Lady and Secretary Hillary Clinton, Helen Mirren and Cate Blanchett and reactions to the Harvey Weinstein verdict. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more The Berlinale reflects the #metoo era

Film show: Here’s hoping ‘Little Women’ is NOT the best film yet made by an American woman

Film critic Lisa Nesselson speaks to Eve Jackson about the week’s film news, including the adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s 1868 classic novel “Little Women”, directed by actress-turned-director Greta Gerwig. They also discuss Bill Condon’s “The Good Liar”, starring Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren; Abel Ferrara’s “Tommaso,” with Willem Dafoe; and the documentary “Cunningham”, about the accomplishments of … Read more Film show: Here’s hoping ‘Little Women’ is NOT the best film yet made by an American woman

THE GOOD LIAR: Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren Debate Tinder and Grindr

Sir Ian McKellen and Dame Helen Mirren debate online dating ahead of the UK release of ‘The Good Liar’. The film is based on a novel by Nicholas Searle, in which a career con artist Roy Courtnay (McKellan) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Mirren) online. In this interview, … Read more THE GOOD LIAR: Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren Debate Tinder and Grindr

Passchendaele 100: Stunning light display marks anniversary – BBC News

Belgium’s Ypres market square has been lit up for the Battle of Passchendaele centenary commemorations. British actress Dame Helen Mirren narrated part of the performance on Sunday evening. Almost 500,000 men were killed, injured or went missing in the World War One battle. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog World In Pictures https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBX37n4R0UGJN-TLiQOm7ZTP Big Hitters https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS3XGZxi7cBUME-LUrFkDwFmiEc3jwMXP Just … Read more Passchendaele 100: Stunning light display marks anniversary – BBC News

Actress Helen Mirren on TV honours and tackling sexism

Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN She’s one of a very select club to have won the triple crown of acting. Dame Helen Mirren has an Oscar, a Tony award and four Emmys, TV’s top honour. FRANCE 24’s Genie Godula sat down with the … Read more Actress Helen Mirren on TV honours and tackling sexism

A Very Sicilian Justice: Taking on the Mafia – Featured Documentary

Sicilian judge Antonino Di Matteo is one of the most threatened – and protected – men in Italy. As the chief prosecutor in Italy’s “trial of the century”, he has more than 20 bodyguards, ensuring his safety around the clock. On trial are 10 men who stand accused of being part of a conspiracy between … Read more A Very Sicilian Justice: Taking on the Mafia – Featured Documentary

A Very Sicilian Justice – Trailer

A story of blackmail, conspiracy, courage, passion and fear. An intimate look at the key players in Italy’s “trial of the century” as we profile the judge and key witness in Italy’s most important organised crime trial. Narrated by Helen Mirren. Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us … Read more A Very Sicilian Justice – Trailer

BAFTAS: Long List of Nominations Announced

The first round of voting for the 2010 BAFTAS has been concluded. A further round of voting will take place before the final nominations are announced on Thursday 21st January 2010. The “Long List” of nominations for the 2010 Orange British Film Awards is as follows: Best Film Avatar District 9 An Education Gran Torino … Read more BAFTAS: Long List of Nominations Announced