News — Film
Eyewear brand Super Sunglasses has unveiled the advertising campaign for its collaboration with Russian designer Gosha Rubchinskiy. Check out this short film, where fashion comes together with contemporary dance.
You probably know acclaimed Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa for his recent films Maidan (2014), The Event (2015), and Austerlitz (2016) — now online cinema club Mubi is presenting the filmmaker's early documentaries in a special programme, “Film is a Theorem”.
Agnieszka Smoczyńska's 2015 rock musical-cum-thriller The Lure will be released in the USA on 1 February.
On 20 January, the London Review Bookshop will host a screening of Czech director Věra Chytilová's 1966 surrealist classic Daisies.
According to Polish Deputy Minister for Culture, Jarosław Sellin, new incentives for film producers could double turnover for the country's film industry.
The acclaimed Croatian drama series Rest in Peace (Počivali u miru) is set to become the first Croatian television series to air in the UK.
British newspaper The Guardian has put the Oscar winning Hungarian film Son of Saul at number two on its annual list of “50 Best Films in the UK”.
Russia's entry for the 89th Academy Awards, Andrey Konchalovsky's Paradise (2016), is among the nine films to have been shortlisted for the foreign-language film category.