Tag Archives: Sundance

Anne Fontaine’s Adore now playing in theaters

11 Sep

Adore (directed by Anne Fontaine, who directed Coco Before Chanel, starring Audrey Tautou) premiered at Sundance last January.  It’s about two women, played by Naomi Watts and Robin Wright, who engage in romantic trysts with each other’s teenage sons.  It opened in limited release in the U.S. last weekend, and this Friday it opens in several more cities.  Click here to see if it’s playing at a theater near you.

Pariah (opens Dec. 28)

20 Dec

Written and directed by Dee Rees and produced by Spike Lee (among others), Pariah premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.  It follows 17-year-old Alike, an African-American woman who is slowly embracing her identity as a lesbian.  The film stars Adepero Oduye and opens in limited release on Dec. 28: