Nightstream 2020 Reviews: Mandibles and Climate Of The Hunter

Nightstream 2020 Reviews: Mandibles and Climate Of The Hunter Last weekend, the 2020 Nightstream Film Festival offered genre fans a ton of amazing online offerings to enjoy throughout its four-day festivities. Here’s a look at two of the films I had the ...

Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ Wins the Sitges Festival’s Best Film, Director Awards

Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ Wins the Sitges Festival’s Best Film, Director Awards Brandon Cronenberg has proven to be an heir to his father, David, with his grisly sophomore feature, “Possessor Uncut,” which took home best film and director at Spain’s 53rd Sitges Film Festival on ...

Altitude Takes ‘Archenemy,’ ‘Mandibles’ For U.K., Ireland

Altitude Takes ‘Archenemy,’ ‘Mandibles’ For U.K., Ireland Distributor Altitude has picked up a slate of four films for the U.K. and Ireland, including Adam Egypt Mortimer’s “Archenemy,” Quentin Dupieux‘s “Mandibles,” Mathieu Turi’s “Meander” and Philippe ...

UK Distributor Altitude Picks Up Four Movies Including Joe Manganiello Actioner ‘Archenemy’

UK Distributor Altitude Picks Up Four Movies Including Joe Manganiello Actioner ‘Archenemy’ UK distributor Altitude has announced four acquisitions for the UK and Ireland: Archenemy from Adam Egypt Mortimer, Quentin Dupieux‘s Mandibles (as previously announced), Mathieu Turi’s Meander and ...

Wild Bunch, WTFilms unveil raft of deals on Venice hit ‘Mandibles’ (exclusive)

Wild Bunch, WTFilms unveil raft of deals on Venice hit ‘Mandibles’ (exclusive) The film co-stars French comedy duo Grégoire Ludig and David Marsais. Paris-based Wild Bunch International (Wbi) and WTFilms have tied up a raft of deals on French director Quentin Dupieux’s surreal ...

Magnolia Acquires Domestic Rights to French Comedy ‘Mandibles’

Magnolia Acquires Domestic Rights to French Comedy ‘Mandibles’ Magnolia Pictures has acquired domestic rights to “Mandibles,” a new French comedy directed by Quentin Dupieux, the company announced on Thursday. Magnolia is planning a 2021 release for the film. ...

Magnolia Pictures acquires hot Venice title ‘Mandibles’ (exclusive)

Magnolia Pictures acquires hot Venice title ‘Mandibles’ (exclusive) Gregoire Ludig, David Marsais star in slacker comedy. Magnolia Pictures has picked up US rights to Quentin Dupieux’s surreal French comedy Mandibles, one of the most talked-about films at Venice Film ...

Full Festival Trailer for Dupieux's Hilarious Giant Fly Film 'Mandibules'

Full Festival Trailer for Dupieux's Hilarious Giant Fly Film 'Mandibules' "Never saw them, never met them." Memento Films in France has revealed the first full festival trailer for the film Mandibules, the latest from wacky French musician / filmmaker Quentin Dupieux. This ...

‘Mandibles’ Review: Quentin Dupieux’s Delightfully Stupid Farce Finds Its Laughs on the Fly

‘Mandibles’ Review: Quentin Dupieux’s Delightfully Stupid Farce Finds Its Laughs on the Fly It is generally not good critical form to lift a film’s publicity materials when writing about it, but the official logline for Quentin Dupieux’s “Mandibles” is such a masterpiece of the form that it ...

Mandibules Review – Venice 2020

Mandibules Review – Venice 2020 So far at Venice this year, we’ve had a film about the Srebrenica massacre, a Nazi documentary and films about grief and marital meltdowns, all of them serious and earnest. The only thing Mandibules ...

Venice Review: Quentin Dupieux Delivers Surreal, Uproarious Comedy in Mandibules

Venice Review: Quentin Dupieux Delivers Surreal, Uproarious Comedy in Mandibules Like the giant fly in Mandibules, director Quentin Dupieux has been buzzing and provoking us for roughly the past decade, trying to build a reputation as a new French surrealist auteur. Many were won ...

Mandibules review – bizarre giant-fly comedy runs out of sugar

Mandibules review – bizarre giant-fly comedy runs out of sugar It’s a truly daft idea, but Quentin Dupieux’s film about a pair of robbers who try to train a giant insect doesn’t quite go the distance In the wild old days of the film festival circuit, directors, ...

‘Mandibules’ Review: Quentin Dupieux’s Hilarious Lowlife Comedy About a Domesticated Fly

‘Mandibules’ Review: Quentin Dupieux’s Hilarious Lowlife Comedy About a Domesticated Fly Between the tail end of the 1990s and the beginning of the 2000s, moviegoers had a high tolerance for pairs of male friends with more breezy optimism than brains. These dopey man-children included ...

First trailer for Quentin Dupieux’s giant fly comedy ‘Mandibles’ ahead of Venice debut (exclusive)

First trailer for Quentin Dupieux’s giant fly comedy ‘Mandibles’ ahead of Venice debut (exclusive) Whacky road movie stars comedy duo Grégoire Ludig and David Marsais with Adèle Exarchopoulos in a supporting role. Screen can reveal a first international trailer for French director Quentin ...

French Cinema Represented By Almost 30 Productions at Venice Film Festival

French Cinema Represented By Almost 30 Productions at Venice Film Festival Nineteen French feature films, including minority coproductions, will screen at the 77th edition of the Venice Film Festival, which runs Sept. 2-12. There are also four short films produced by France, ...

First Short Teaser Trailer for Quentin Dupieux's Fly Film 'Mandibules'

First Short Teaser Trailer for Quentin Dupieux's Fly Film 'Mandibules' Hi, fly. Memento Films in France has unveiled a short 15-second teaser trailer for the film Mandibules, the latest from wacky French musician / filmmaker Quentin Dupieux. The pandemic hasn't stopped ...

Top 150 Most Anticipated Foreign Films of 2020: #74. Mandibules – Quentin Dupieux

Mandibules Quentin Dupieux shows no signs of slowing, with his eighth feature Mandibules a new premiere in three consecutive years. Produced by Hugo Selignac and Vincent Mazel, Dupieux lines up ...

Wild Bunch to launch genre title ‘The Swarm’, Quentin Dupieux’s ‘Mandibles’ at the Afm (exclusive)

Slate also features directorial duo Gustave Kervern and Benoit Delépine’s comedy drama Delete History. Wild Bunch has boarded sales on Just Philippot’s fantasy drama The Swarm about a woman who ...

Quentin Dupieux shooting Mandibules - Production / Funding - France/Belgium

Grégoire Ludig, David Marsais, Adèle Exarchopoulos and India Hair are among the cast of this Chi-Fou-Mi production, co-produced by Memento and Artémis, which will be sold by WTFilms and Wild Bunch. ...

French Producer Hugo Selignac Boards New Projects by Cedric Jimenez, Quentin Dupieux (Exclusive)

French Producer Hugo Selignac Boards New Projects by Cedric Jimenez, Quentin Dupieux (Exclusive) France’s top producer Hugo Selignac, who had a banner year in 2018 with “Sink or Swim” and “In Safe Hands,” is set to produce the next projects of high-profile filmmakers Cedric Jimenez (“The Man With ...