Gemma Bovery (15) | Close-Up Film Review
Aug20

Gemma Bovery (15) | Close-Up Film Review

This is the second time that Arterton has taken the title role in the film of a Posy Simmonds novel, with the character she is playing this time being rather more appealing than the somewhat annoying Tamara Drewe.

Gemma Bovery is set in Normandy and shot in France by director Anne Fontaine, who also made the charming Coco before Chanel with Audrey Tatou, and it is an effective combination of Gallic charm and English savoir faire.

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Somerset House Film 4 Summer Screen: full line-up and premieres
May13

Somerset House Film 4 Summer Screen: full line-up and premieres

The full line-up has been announced for this year’s Film 4 Summer Screen at Somerset House, with three premiers among the films which will be aired. Booking lines have also opened, and given their tendency to sell out fast you might want to book spaces for your favourites now. The trio of premiers kicks off on the season’s launch night on August 6 with Gemma Arterton starring in sexy dark comedy Gemma Bovery. The following...

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