Curzon Release Spring Sizzle Reel Which Includes ‘Vox Lux’ & ‘At Eternity’s Gate’
Curzon’s Spring sizzle reel is enough to get anyone excited about some cracking upcoming UK releases. The video features the likes of 2018 Cannes Film Festival Camera d’Or winner, Girl, Willem Dafoe as Vincent van Gogh in At Eternity’s Gate, and Natalie Portman’s take as a pop star in Vox Lux.
Below is a full list of films featured in the video, alongside when they’re released in cinemas and on Curzon Home Cinema.
15th February – Mektoub, My Love
A romantic drama from the director of ‘Couscous’ and ‘Blue Is the Warmest Colour’, following a young screenwriter faced with a difficult choice between his lover and his career.
1st March – Foxtrot
The award-winning new film from Samuel Maoz charts the story of a troubled family who are forced to confront difficult truths when they receive shocking news from their son’s desolate military post.
15th March – Girl
Lukas Dhont’s acclaimed directorial debut about a teenage girl born in a boy’s body, which won both the Camera d’Or for best first feature and Queer Palm at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.
29th March – At Eternity’s Gate
Earning him an Oscar® nomination, Willem Dafoe is mesmerising as Vincent van Gogh. Covering his time in Arles and Auvers-sur-Oise, we find a complex, troubled soul who is seeking a new visual language, while also struggling to make sense of himself and his connection to those around him.
19th April – Loro
Master filmmaker Paolo Sorrentino teams up once again with longtime collaborator Toni Servillo to reveal the scandalous and, until now, unseen private life of Italy’s most infamous politician. Packed with sensational satirical sting, biopics don’t come more unauthorized than this!
3rd May – Vox Lux
The second feature from writer-director Brady Corbet follows Celeste (Natalie Portman), a pop star struggling to navigate a career fraught with scandals.
17th May – Birds of Passage
From the producer and director of the Academy Award-nominated Embrace of the Serpent, Birds of Passage is a story about indigenous traditions and the corrupting forces of wealth and power, set against the backdrop of the Colombian marijuana boom of the 1970s.
7th June – Gloria Bells
Gloria (Julianne Moore) is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After meeting Arnold (John Turturro) on a night out, she finds herself thrust into an unexpected new romance, filled with both the joys of budding love and the complications of dating, identity, and family. From Academy Award-winning director Sebastian Lelio (A FANTASTIC WOMAN, DISOBEDIENCE) comes a sophisticated romantic comedy that shows love can strike at any time, relationships are never simple, and nothing can get you down as long as you keep dancing.