Results for "author_first: Michael, author_last: Winterbottom"
In This World An incredibly moving film directed by Michael Winterbottom about two young Afghan refugees struggling to survive a harrowing overland journey to London in search of a better life.
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story A rollicking comedy about a famous novel, movie-making, and the wild disorderly chaos of life that frustrates the sober-minded while generating gales of laughter in playful individuals.
Wonderland Convincingly conveys the loneliness and the alienation of life in a modern city.
Everyday A couple who must improvise their family life when he is in prison, learning that difficulties in marriage are opportunities to find deeper reserves of love.
A Mighty Heart A fast-paced and compassionate look at all the complicated forces surrounding the attempt to rescue kidnapped reporter Danny Pearl in Pakistan in 2002.
Trishna A robust and poignant screen adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles reset in India.
9 Songs Explores the melding of rock music and the playfulness of sex.
Code 46 An intriguing sci-fi work about global warming, the gap between the rich and the poor, cloning, and genetic testing.
The Claim A lively morality tale about the dire consequences of greed and selfishness, set in California's Sierra Nevada region 20 years after the Gold Rush of 1849.
Welcome to Sarajevo A harrowing but compassionate film about strength and heart in the presence of extreme pain and suffering.