Embankment Films

16 Feb First look: Judi Dench and Sophie Cookson in Trevor Nunn’s ‘Red Joan’

creen International has exclusive first look images at Judi Dench (Skyfall, Shakespeare In Love) and Sophie Cookson (Kingsman: The Secret Service, Gypsy) in Red Joan, the spy drama based on Jennie Rooney’s novel of the same name. See below for full size pictures. Cookson will play Joan Stanley as a Cambridge physics student...

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08 Nov Rachel Griffiths On Hopping Into Directing Saddle With ‘Ride Like A Girl’

EXCLUSIVE: Rachel Griffiths is getting ready to jump into the feature directing saddle, taking on horse-racing drama Ride Like A Girl. With shooting set to begin in March, Village Roadshow has boarded Australian rights. In the aspirational drama, Teresa Palmer is playing Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the prestigious...

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13 Sep ‘Breathe’s Andrew Garfield – Toronto Studio

 ‘Breathe’s Andrew Garfield on “How We Can Create Lives Of Meaning And Joy” Amidst Tragedy —Toronto Studio Chris Chapman A pioneer in the field of computer-generated performances with such films as Lord of the Rings (portraying Gollum) and King Kong—in which he plays Kong himself—Andy Serkis found his directorial breakthrough in The Jungle...

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12 Sep The Wife review – Glenn Close is unreadably brilliant as author’s spouse plunged in late-life crisis

As the apparently-perfect wife of a Nobel prize-winning writer, Close gives arguably her best ever performance in an adaptation of Meg Wolitzer’s novel.   “There’s nothing more dangerous than a writer whose feelings have been hurt.” The speaker is Joan Castleman, the charming, enigmatically discreet and supportive...

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