BFI daily video highlights package has arrived, The Vodcast at the end of day 8 we have yesterday’s 7th day memories, the end of the first week week .On Day 7 of the Festival, Michel Hazanavicius‘ The Artist featured as the American Airlines Gala. Harvey Weinstein and actors Bérénice Bejo and Jean Dujardin attended the UK premiere screening.
Hollywood 1927. George Valentin (Dujardin) is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and see him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller (Bejo), it seems the sky’s the limit – major movie stardom awaits. The Artist tells the story of their interlinked destinies.
At BFI Southbank, Makoto Shinkai presented the European premiere of Children Who Chase Lost Voices From Deep Below, and we see coverage of the Filmmaker Tea at the May Fair Hotel.
Day One – 360
Day Two – 50/50, Like Crazy
Day Three –Shame, 50/50 Q&A
Day Four – Rampart, Pariah
Day Five – Coriolanus, Alps, Crazy Horse
Day Six – We Need To Talk About Kevin, Were Do We Go Now