On Wednesday, it is… outputs cine ! Of Green book and his pianist in the face of segregation to Clint Eastwood, who depicts with force The Mule, passing by Omar Sy and his Yao, here we heart of the week.
This week, movie-goers more or less experienced will be able to go from discoveries to surprises, with a succession of original films and strong emotions. Here is our selection of the week.
In 1962, in an America beset by segregation, Tony Lip, a bouncer white from the Bronx, is committed to lead and protect during a concert tour of Dr Don Shirley, a pianist, black world-renowned… based on a true story, this drama in form of road trip music and the initiatory is at once funny, shocking and terribly touching. Viggo Mortensen delivers a performance that is masterful and hilarious.
**** USA, 2018, 2: 10 pm. Dir. : Peter Farrelly. With Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini.
It’s a joy to find Clint Eastwood in front of and behind the camera, which was not happened since Gran Torino, it was ten years ago. In this road movie, he embodies an old gardener of the Illinois, who, cornered by financial problems, agrees to transport kilos of cocaine for a mexican drug cartel, and travel around the southern United States to the edge of his pick-up black. Searched by a DEA agent (played by Bradley Cooper, the hero ofAmerican Sniper), in his nineties in search of redemption will he be able to escape the stups ? Using a different real-as reported in the New York Times, Clint Eastwood sign a work exciting and moving. At the age of 88, the director and actor returns to the first plan.
** USA, 2018, 1: 56. Dir. : Clint Eastwood. With Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Michael Peña, Dianne Wiest
Seydou Tall, famous French actor, visited for the first time in Senegal, the land of his ancestors. He decides to pick a kid who has traveled 387 kilometers to get an autograph… Omar Sy covers his shoulders this initiatory journey of a “bounty” (black skin, white inside) to the discovery of her african roots. But, despite the sincerity of the words, Yao does not avoid the pitfall of sentimentality.
* France-Senegal, 2018, 1 h 44. Dir. By : Philippe Godeau. With Omar Sy, Lionel Low, Fatoumata Diawara
And also : The Fauves with Lily-Rose Depp and Laurent Lafitte, The college of physicians with Jérémie Renier and Zita Hantrot.