MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 539 this week

To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
"Chacun son cinéma ou Ce petit coup au coeur quand la lumière s'éteint et que le film commence" (original title)

6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 3,064 users  
Reviews: 8 user | 24 critic

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about Cinema.

Directors:

(as Théo Angelopoulos) , , 34 more credits »

Writers:

(dialogue), (scenario), 13 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Staff Picks: Favorite Horror Movies

We asked IMDb staffers to provide their favorite horror movies.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 titles
created 05 Jan 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 18 Jan 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 19 Jan 2013
 
a list of 36 titles
created 11 May 2013
 
a list of 49 titles
created 30 Jun 2013
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

To Each His Own Cinema (2007) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of To Each His Own Cinema.

User Polls

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

September 11 (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The effects of the 9/11 terrorist attacks are told from different points of view around the world.

Directors: Youssef Chahine, Amos Gitai, and 9 more credits »
Stars: Maryam Karimi, Mohamad Dolati, Agelem Habibi
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

40 international directors were asked to make a short film using the original Cinematographe invented by the Lumière Brothers, working under conditions similar to those of 1895. There were ... See full summary »

Directors: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Vicente Aranda, and 39 more credits »
Stars: Pernilla August, Max von Sydow, Merzak Allouache
Darkened Room (2002)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Director: David Lynch
Stars: Jordan Ladd, Etsuko Shikata, Cerina Vincent
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Through the neighborhoods of Paris, love is veiled, revealed, imitated, sucked dry, reinvented and awakened.

Directors: Olivier Assayas, Frédéric Auburtin, and 20 more credits »
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Leonor Watling, Ludivine Sagnier
Powder Keg (2001)
Action | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

January 13, 2001. Times war photographer Harvey Jacobs is wounded while witnessing a massacre at Nuevo Colon by terrorists. In a desperate effort, the United Nations sends a vehicle to get ... See full summary »

Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Stars: Clive Owen, Stellan Skarsgård, Lois Smith
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to help the business get sold to a cranky Icelander.

Director: Lars von Trier
Stars: Jens Albinus, Peter Gantzler, Friðrik Þór Friðriksson
Absurda (2007)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: David Lynch
Boat (Video 2007)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A journey into night.

Director: David Lynch
Stars: David Lynch, Emily Stofle
Crazy Clown Time (Video 2012)
Short | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: David Lynch
Stars: Emily Elicia Low, Chris Pounders, Pandie Suicide
Idem Paris (Video 2013)
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A printing studio in Paris, France, document the lithographic process.

Director: David Lynch
Blue Green (Video 2007)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: David Lynch
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Director: David Lynch
Stars: Ariana Delawari, David Lynch
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Herself (segment "47 Ans Après") (archive footage)
Pegah Ahangarani
...
(segment "Cinéma de Boulevard") (archive footage)
Leonid Alexeenko ...
(segment "Irtebak")
...
(segment "Artaud Double Bill") (archive footage)
Vishka Asayesh
...
(segment "Cinéma de Boulevard") (archive footage)
...
...
(segment "Anna") (voice) (archive footage)
...
Supporting
...
(segment "World cinema")
Caju ...
Himself (segment "À 8 944 km de Cannes")
Carl-Erik Calamnius ...
Ticket Man (segment "La Fonderie")
Castanha ...
Himself (segment "À 8 944 km de Cannes")
Edit

Storyline

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about Cinema.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

31 October 2007 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A cada uno su cine  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Sound Mix:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Features Mouchette (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

Theme from 'Le Silence est d'Or'
Written by Georges Van Parys
in the Epilogue
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A snapshot of cinema as a whole and its effect on people.
11 July 2008 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

Its difficult to assess and review this film because it comprises of so many different directors and direction styles that grading this movie would be quite unfair to them all. Certain segments are simply brilliant whereas certain leave us with a 'wtf was that all about?' emotion. The film as a whole feels like skimming through the personal diaries of various directors wherein we may sometimes come across gems whereas certain sections only make sense to the film makers themselves.

Nevertheless, it is an essential watch for people who love experimental cinema because as an experimental film, it works brilliantly. It will probably make you feel how all movies make you feel. Take it as a taster of all the various genres of movies presented in bite sized pieces. The movie consists of humour, thrills, horror, autobiographies, biographies, drama, romance, erotica, documentaries, surrealism viz every single genre that exists...alas...no animation.

It is a very personal selection and everyone is guaranteed to find something that he/she likes. Overall this is a great collection of shorts and a must see. The star grading reflects how I perceived the movie as a whole - recommended.


5 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
personal selection after viewing it all afondhenry
Which one are you looking forward to the most? arbocss
Why is there only one woman... kmstrom
Manoel de Oliveira segment lizard12
HELP, please: Where's the Coens' 'World Cinema'? francescaciam
What else directors should take part in this project??? sptwk
Discuss To Each His Own Cinema (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?