The Emperor’s New Clothes – New Clip
Apr10

The Emperor’s New Clothes – New Clip

Fairytale, allegorical 1. Collective ignorance of an obvious fact, or deception, despite undeniable evidence. World-famous British comedian and activist Russell Brand joins forces with acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom on a polemical documentary about the financial crisis and gross inequality we currently face. Starting with the genesis of today’s economic policies, with the arrival of Milton Friedman’s school of thought in...

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The Emperor’s New Clothes – New Poster
Apr03

The Emperor’s New Clothes – New Poster

We are delighted to share with you the brand new poster for Michael Winterbottom’s polemical new documentary The Emperor’s New Clothes. World-famous British comedian and activist Russell Brand joins forces with acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom on a polemical documentary about the financial crisis and gross inequality we currently face. Starting with the genesis of today’s economic policies, with the arrival of Milton Friedman’s...

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9 Songs (18) | Close-Up Film Review
Nov09

9 Songs (18) | Close-Up Film Review

  Dir. Michael Winterbottom, 2004, UK, 69 mins Cast: Kieran O’Brien, Margot Stilley Since its premiere at Cannes in May 2004, Michael Winterbottom’s twelfth film 9 Songs has been the subject of much heated media debate about its sexually explicit content. With scenes depicting hardcore, unsimulated sex (including full penetration and fellatio) accounting for a sizeable chunk of9 Songs’ 69 minutes screen time, its...

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9 Songs (18) | Close-Up Film Review
Jun01

9 Songs (18) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Michael Winterbottom, 2004, UK, 69 mins Cast: Kieran O’Brien, Margot Stilley Since its premiere at Cannes in May 2004, Michael Winterbottom’s twelfth film 9 Songs has been the subject of much heated media debate about its sexually explicit content. With scenes depicting hardcore, unsimulated sex (including full penetration and fellatio) accounting for a sizeable chunk of9 Songs’ 69 minutes screen time, its...

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