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Apr 13, 18   Jules   0 Comment 'You Were Never Really Here'

Pairing two of international cinema’s most determinedly idiosyncratic and creatively willful talents is a bit like introducing an unstoppable force to an immovable object; disaster could ensue. Instead, the collaboration between Scottish filmmaker Lynne Ramsay and American actor Joaquin Phoenix produced “You Were Never Really Here,” a dynamic, emotionally complex crime thriller that depicts complicated […]

Apr 13, 18   Jules   0 Comment 'You Were Never Really Here'

How the actor and the director made a brilliant, brutal thriller while battling the clock – and ended up with an expressionistic modern classic. Read More here

Mar 11, 18   Jules   0 Comment 'You Were Never Really Here'

A pared-to-the-bone thriller, You Were Never Really Here sees We Need to Talk About Kevin director Lynne Ramsay team up with Joaquín Phoenix. Phoenix’s Joe is a former soldier who now works rescuing children from the sex trade and exacting revenge on their abusers. From the first time we see him there’s the sense of […]

Ramsay says she cut enough footage from her crime thriller to make three additional features. Read More here