#562: The Assassin / Top 5 Cannes Best Director Winners / Junun
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Friday, 06 November 2015 00:00

The Assassin / ...

The Cannes Film Festival has awarded a Best Director Prize since the festival’s second year, 1946. For this week’s Top 5, Adam and Josh pick their favorite winners of the Prix de la mise en scène and review the film that won this year's prize, THE ASSASSIN, from Taiwan's Hou Hsiao-Hsien. Plus, some thoughts on Paul Thomas Anderson's JUNUN.

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Filmspotting #562

Filmspotting #562

0:00-2:51 - Billboard / MUBI
2:51-20:57 - Review: "The Assassin"
Music: The Surface of the Deep, "Poetry"
21:57-38:19 - Notes / Polls
38:19-45:55 - AK Recommends: "Junun"
Music: Jonny Greenwood, et al, "Roked" (Junun)
46:30-53:13 - Donations
53:13-1:21:17 - Top 5: Cannes Best Director Winners
1:21:17-1:24:06 - Close

MUSIC

- The Surface of the Deep

LINKS

- Josh's "Movies Are Prayers" Tumblr

- Labuza's interview with Hou Hsiao-Hsien

- "Junun" on MUBI

- John DeCarli's review of "Junun"

- Cannes Best Director Winners - complete list via MUBI

 

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