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My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn (2014)

My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn (original title)
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Liv Corfixen documents her husband, filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn, during the production and release of his movie Only God Forgives (2013).


Liv Corfixen


Liv Corfixen





Credited cast:
Johnny Andersen Johnny Andersen ... Self
Liv Corfixen ... Self
Mark Dinning Mark Dinning ... Self
Ryan Gosling ... Self
Alejandro Jodorowsky ... Self
Matthew Newman ... Self
Matthew Read Matthew Read ... Self (voice)
Lizzielou Winding Refn Lizzielou Winding Refn ... Self
Lola Winding Refn Lola Winding Refn ... Self
Supasit Viboonlarp Supasit Viboonlarp ... Self
Nicolas Winding Refn ... Self


Liv Corfixen documents her husband, filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn, during the production and release of his movie Only God Forgives (2013).

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Rated PG-13 for some violent and suggestive material | See all certifications »

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The second documentary concerning Nicolas Winding Refn's process. The first is Gambler (2006), which is included in some box sets of the Pusher trilogy. See more »


References Drive (2011) See more »


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Hearts of farceness
15 November 2020 | by joshmorganperoSee all my reviews

The only way I can reason the existence of this is that it must be a spoof on Hearts of Darkness ('91). An acclaimed director following up a hugely successful movie and way over his head in his next project. Even down to the wife documenting the experience. It was a formula that worked before, so why not? Except, Apocalypse Now was an amazing film with (dare I say) an even more interesting production back story. Which is why that documentary worked and this one did not. This to me is the product of a cocky director just kind of winging his next project based on his clout. And I think adding this documentary idea along with it is proof that he knew the movie wouldn't be good, so he tried to at least get something creative and interesting out of it. Except, it's a blatant rip off and all it did was expose himself to being an unoriginal giant man baby, completely turning off his audience to anything that might have been interesting about him in the first place. One of the main reasons I have no faith in Nicolas Winding Refn anymore. Drive will forever be a classic. Hopefully he can find that stroke again. Just hope he doesn't feel the need to document it.

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27 February 2015 (USA) See more »

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