Today Alejandro González Iñárritu’s BIUTIFUL is released nationwide around UK & Ireland. The movie stars Javier Bardem in a tragic story of a man trying to reconnect & love his family in the admist of the dark underworld of Barcelona. He searches for redemption in sensing death is near a chance to redeem wrongs of past and to beg for forgiveness as his fate closes in around him, with a guiding hand helping him navigate life’s corridors, whether bright, bad – or Biutiful.
This movie won the Spanish actor the best actor at the 2010 Cannes film festival award and a few days ago at the recent Oscars 2011 nominations when his name was read out for Best actor he was the only name to get a cheer, so could he be a favourite to win the prestigious little golden trophy?We shall see in 4 weeks when the ceremony takes place.
MovieWeb a few weeks ago got a opportunity to meet up with Bardem and the movies director Alejandro González Iñárritu about the movie as well as the difficult material and messege within the movie, check the interviews below…