A dive into the fascinating world of Brian de Palma
New HD restoration
Author of multiple masterpieces, from Phantom of the Paradise to L'Impasse via the unmissable Carrie, Blow Out, Scarface and Body Double, Brian De Palma has left his mark with his inimitable and virtuoso style on more than half a century of cinema. Thanks to an intimate conversation full of anecdotes, he looks back on his prolific work, as brilliant as it is controversial, for a fascinating lesson in cinema.
In this documentary directed by Noah Baumbach ( Frances Ha ) and Jake Paltrow ( Young Ones ), the great American filmmaker Brian De Palma passes in front of the camera. Illustrated by numerous excerpts from his works, De Palma retraces the incredible filmography of this figurehead of New Hollywood. The conversation also takes a more intimate turn when the director evokes his admiration for Alfred Hitchcock and his friendship with his contemporaries Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg. An essential document, available for the first time on video.
OF PALMA (2016 – Colors – 110 mins) New HD restoration