Against a heavy cloak of secrecy, a 12-year-old girl smitten with her handsome classmate ventures deeper and deeper into the enchanted Sicilian forests to find him, unaware of just how thick is the mystery behind his strange disappearance.
Violet is a shy teenager who dreams of escaping her small town and pursuing her passion to sing. With the help of an unlikely mentor, she enters a local singing competition that will test her integrity, talent and ambition. Driven by a pop-fueled soundtrack, Teen Spirit is a visceral and stylish spin on the Cinderella story.
Takes place beyond the solar system in a future that seems like the present. About a group of criminals who accept a mission in space to become the subjects of a human reproduction experiment. They find themselves in the most unimaginable situation after a storm of cosmic rays hit the ship.
Claire Denis: "I wanted to avoid special effects as much as possible. The same goes for weightlessness - there is no need for it because the spaceship is accelerating close to the speed of light. Terrestrial gravity - gravity in every sense of the word - reestablishes itself, because gravity is the effect of acceleration. If I had to film actors hanging from cables against a green screen, I'd never have made the movie." See more »
Written by Stuart A. Staples
Performed by Tindersticks
Courtesy of Milan Records See more »