ISABELLE HUPPERT distinguished with the Best Actress Award at the Locarno Film Festival
Isabelle Huppert, to whom the Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival'17 will dedicate a film retrospective and a photographic exhibition, was distinguished with the Best Actress award at the Locarno Film Festival, for her role in Serge Bozon's Mrs. Hyde.
International Symposium: CAN ART STILL BE SUBVERSIVE?
Curated by Marie-Laure Bernadac and Bernard Marcadé, the symposium, taking place at the Centro Cultural Olga Cadaval on the 24th and 25th of November, will be attended by artists, directors, philosophers, musicians and international actors.
RADICALLY NOT ORIGINAL: Conference/Performance with Enrique Vila-Matas and Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster
The Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival’17 will include in its program a surprising conference, entitled Radically not original, by Spanish writer Enrique Vila-Matas, which will feature a performance by the prestigious French artist Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, one of the more renowned in the international scene.
Tribute to PETER BROOK: Film Retrospective and Masterclass
The LEFFEST – Lisbon & Stntra Film Festival'17 will pay a tribute to Peter Brook, with a retrospective of his films. Brook, who will attend the festival, will also give a masterclass.
BELLA FREUD: MORE CLOTHES & FILMS
At the 11th LEFFEST – Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival, British fashion designer Bella Freud returns for the presentation of a collection where the relationship with cinema will certainly be present.
JOSÉ VIEIRA : A Selected Retrospective
The LEFFEST – Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival’17 will screen a retrospective of the work of José Vieira, a director of Portuguese origin and a pioneer author of a singular yet still insufficiently known filmography, dedicated to the problem of emigration, particularly the exodus of thousands of Portuguese to France, in the 60s, in its majority done in a clandestine way.