Posts Tagged ‘Jean-Pierre Darroussin’

Film Comment recently posted an excellent interview with filmmaker Aki Kaurismaki of Finland, whose most recent film, Le Havre, was produced in France and features two of my favorite French actors, André Wilms and Jean-Pierre Darroussin.  Kaurismaki is one of the most unique contemporary filmmakers; his methods and style of creating films can be very inspiring and instructive.  I am still hoping for a release some day of his films La Vie de Bohème and I Hired a Contract Killer on disc in the US; Criterion has released some of his best in their Eclipse series.

Aki Kaurismaki, featured in Moving Images, Chapter 7: From Page to Screen (see fig 7-19)

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