Tag Archive: Denis Villeneuve

Win a doppelgänger Blu-ray prize pack

Two of the year’s most intriguing and enigmatic films — Richard Ayoade’s The Double and Denis Villeneuve’s Enemy — dealt with the discovery of a doppelgänger, so it’s only fitting that they should be given away together. For those who missed either at the NZ International Film Festival, both come highly recommended — Ayoade’s film is a wonderfully stylised and frequently hilarious …

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Picks from the 2014 NZ International Film Festival programme

The New Zealand International Film Festival returns this month with your annual dose of the finest cinema from around the globe, including hot titles direct from Cannes, much-anticipated festival highlights from the past year, yet-to-be-discovered gems and of course some strong local content. Navigating the programme and selecting from the overwhelming line-up can be hard work, so in order to …

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[WATCH] Gripping first trailer for Denis Villeneuve’s PRISONERS starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal & Paul Dano

Canadian filmmaker Denis Villeneuve impressed greatly with his 2011 international breakthrough Incendies, which earned much acclaim and an Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Film. One his biggest admirers appears to be the rather selective Jake Gyllenhaal, who is starring in not one but two of his next films. The first of which is Prisoners, an …

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