• Gaspar Noé and Françoise Lebrun on Their Dementia Psychodrama, Vortex

    9 days ago - By AnOther

    At the age of 58, Gaspar Noé is still taking the kind of cinematic trips lesser filmmakers don't come back from. In his sixth feature to date, Vortex , he casts French new wave legend Françoise Lebrun and Dario Argento as an unnamed elderly couple nearing the end of their lives in their Paris apartment. Lebrun's character is living with Alzheimer's; her husband, who suffers from a heart condition,hellip;
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  • ‘Cinema is so boring now': Gaspar Noé on sex, death and his new film Vortex

    ‘Cinema is so boring now': Gaspar Noé on sex, death and his new film Vortex

    9 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    Gaspar Noé wants to hurt your eyes, mind and heart. Told almost entirely in split-screen, Vortex is a deeply immersive drama about a subject most cinemagoers do not want to be deeply immersed in: dementia. While Noé has previously pushed the medium's boundaries for personal mischief , his formal dexterity in Vortex is to recreate the 24/7 terror experienced by ahellip;
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