TITLE

Almodovar pic set to educate Cannes

AUTHOR(S)
James, Alison; Hopewell, John
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/23/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 41, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the film "Bad Education," directed by Pedro Almodovar will open the 57th Cannes Film Festival. Almodovar's reaction to the news that his film will open the film festival; Rumors that Miramax's "Kill Bill Vol. 2," will open the festival; Reason why Miramax turned down the opening film.
ACCESSION #
12393076

 

Related Articles

  • GOOD NEWS AT GOYAS. Hopewell, John; Mayorga, Emilio // Daily Variety;12/19/2006, Vol. 293 Issue 59, p12 

    The article reports that Spanish director Pedro Almodovar's film "Volver" received 14 nominations from the Spanish Academy for its 2007 Goya Awards, including film, director and original screenplay actress nominations and an acting nomination for Penelope Cruz. In 2005, Almodovar and his...

  • 'Bad Education' Rushfield, Richard // Daily Variety;1/4/2005, Vol. 286 Issue 4, pA11 

    Highlights the screenwriting work of Pedro Almodovar in "Bad Education," starring Daniel Gimenez Cacho. Background about the script; Challenges in writing the script; His standout scene and choice lines; Career highlights.

  • Tough Love. Smith, Gavin // Film Comment;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p60 

    Reports on auteur Pedro Almodovar's presentation of his film "Bad Education" at the opening night of the 2004 Cannes Film Festival. Influence of the Church on cinema; Autobiographical factors; Emphasis on the burdens of the past.

  • Fort Lauderdale Comes of Age. Straus, Jennifer // MovieMaker;Winter2007, Vol. 14 Issue 67, p120 

    The article highlights the 21st Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival which was held in Florida on October 16, 2006 to November 14, 2006. The film lineup includes Pedro Almodovar's "Volver," which served as the opening night film. George Gallo's "Local Color," received awards for Best...

  • AUDS UP AT BANGKOK EVENT. Goldberg, Melissa // Variety;1/27/2003, Vol. 389 Issue 10, p16 

    Reports on the 2003 Bangkok International Film Festival in Thailand. Awards given to Spain's film 'Talk to Her' and its director Pedro Almodovar; Recipients of the Golden Kinaree Awards.

  • Almodovar puts 'Education' to use. De La Fuente, Anna Marie // Daily Variety;11/4/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 24, pA1 

    Reports on the tribute given to film director Pedro Almodovar at the American Film Institute Film Festival in Los Angeles, California. Premiere of his movie "Bad Education" in the festival; Other projects lined up for the director; Aspiration of Almodovar to make a musical.

  • Coming soon: The good and the Bad.  // Advocate;7/6/2004, Issue 918, p26 

    The 2004 Cannes Film Festival was a treat for gays in France. The honor this year went to a genuine event, Pedro Almodóvar's noirish melodrama Bad Education, with Gael García Bernal looking divine in drag. Even more fun than the film was the party that followed, with drag queens...

  • Euro showcase set for Shanghai. Chihua, Wen // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;1/14/2003, Vol. 376 Issue 45, p158 

    Presents information on the seventh Shanghai International Film Festival scheduled for June 7-15, 2003. Number of North European films that will feature in the festival; Motion picture director who will be honored in the festival; Reasons for the disapproval of China to the films directed by...

  • European Film kudos get an 'Education'. Dawtrey, Adam // Daily Variety;11/12/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 31, p6 

    Reports on the nominations received by the movies "Bad Education," directed by Pedro Almodovar, "The Sea Inside," directed by Alejandro Amenabar" and "Head-On," directed by Fatih Akin for the 2004 European Film Awards in London, England. Competition among the three movies for best film;...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics