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Smith also made a cameo in Michael Winterbottom's movie "24-Hour Party People" about the Manchester music scene, and wrote the music for the ballet "I Am Curious, Orange," in 1988. His autobiography "Renegade: The Gospel According to Mark E. Smith," was published in 2008. The group were also ...
Acclaimed actor Adnan Siddiqui is all set to star alongside Amar Khan in Ghughi, a drama based on Indo-Pak partition. When Siddiqui watched Pinjar - a film based on Amrita Pritam's famous novel by the same name, a few years ago, he knew his search was over. The movie starred Manoj Bajpayee and ...

Dedicated to investing in his community, Mr Dunleavy has also been mentoring young people at Blackburn Youth Zone alongside Blackburn born film director Michael Winterbottom. He said: "I spent two weeks mentoring the kids at the Youth Zone and helped them create a film celebrating the history of ...
This improvisational sequel to Michael Winterbottom's "The Trip" sees the stars Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon cruising through Italy's scenic landscape on an all-expenses-paid culinary trip for The Observer of London. Playing slightly fictionalized versions of themselves, the comics take a little Romantic ...
The Trip to Spain is a 2017 British comedy film written and directed by Michael Winterbottom. It is the third installment of Winterbottom's dramatic T.V. series The Trip, following The Trip, which was made in 2011, and The Trip to Italy, which was created in 2014. The film stars Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon ...
On The Road is described as "a spellbinding, sexy rockumentary with a twist", so you know you're really in for a treat, especially when it's Michael Winterbottom at the helm. The British filmmaker has captured the essence of rock n roll on celluloid wonderfully, whether if it is the hedonistic circus that makes ...

Michael Winterbottom has made historical dramas, romantic comedies, literary adaptations, and at least one bona fide cult classic (24 Hour Party People, though there are some mighty passionate fans of The Trip films, too). But he's only got one scifi film under his belt: The noirish Code 46, scripted by his ...
Dev Patel's last film, Lion, saw him attempt to track down his Indian mother and brother after being adopted by an Australian family. Now he's set to star in India-based The Wedding Guest, a film that will see him, well, we don't actually know. What we do know is that it will team the Oscar-nominee up with our ...
The film is largely set in India. Winterbottom has met Actors in Mumbai and is currently scouting locations, but has not yet revealed plot details. Variety spoke with Winterbottom at the Kolkata International Film Festival where he is part of a British Council delegation. A retrospective of Winterbottom's films, ...
Touring with a band is no different, really, as Michael Winterbottom's new part-music documentary, part-love story On the Road attests. It weaves the story of two fictional characters--tour manager Estelle and crew hand Joe--into actual real footage of London indie rock group Wolf Alice as they're driven ...
Michael Winterbottom has long been an important custodian of British culture. From decaying seaside resorts (I Want You) to the 'Madchester' rave scene of the 1980s and '90s (24 Hour Party People), his films have documented important moments in this country's cultural history. That's not changed for ...
For Wolf Alice's mate's documentary? Three hours later, climbing into the stressed assistant's car and setting off at pace towards Liverpool arts Club, the smoke cleared. "Are you an actor?" "No". "You're an actual journalist! He's a genius, isn't he, Michael." "Michael?" "You know, Michael Winterbottom.".
Michael Winterbottom is England's answer to Steven Soderbergh. Born less than two years apart, these two prolific directors have hopped from one genre to another--and from the independent scene to Hollywood and back--for decades. After working in TV, Winterbottom moved into features with 1995's ...
Michael Winterbottom is England's answer to Steven Soderbergh. Born less than two years apart, these two prolific directors have hopped from one genre to another--and from the independent scene to Hollywood and back--for decades. After working in TV, Winterbottom moved into features with 1995's ...
Michael Winterbottom has a history of blending music with drama, and mixing real-life conversations into fictional films. His latest, On The Road, has the feel of both an on tour music documentary and a love story, and the trailer is now online.
"Trip to Spain" stars Rob Brydon, left, and Steve Coogan. (Courtesy of IFC films. An IFC Films release.) The structure of director Michael Winterbottom's trio of pseudo-travelogues - "The Trip," "The Trip to Italy" and the latest, "The Trip to Spain," ( which opened in theaters Aug. 11) - are always similar: U.K. ...
One of the most prolific and versatile filmmakers working today is Michael Winterbottom, and he's one of the few constantly busy directors who is also an auteur. He dabbles in different genres and tones, true stories and fantastical fictions, adaptations and original ideas, but his movies are always distinctly ...

"The director, Michael Winterbottom, had done some awesome shit. He came up to us and said he had an idea for a movie about two characters with no story who watch nine different bands play. He asked if he could film us playing at Brixton Academy, and he promised we wouldn't notice him filming.
Five acts are vying for the British group award: Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett's cartoon band Gorillaz, mournful trios London Grammar and the xx, arena-filling hard rock duo Royal Blood, and female-fronted quartet Wolf Alice, on whose UK tour Michael Winterbottom made his most recent film.
British rock fans seeking a dishwatery double feature should feel free to pair it up with On the Road (Screenbound, 15), Michael Winterbottom's frustratingly formless faux-doc about two roadies getting it on over the course of a Wolf Alice tour. If it's just the music you care about, skip over them to Power to the ...
... Trouble With Dick), the first two films of Michael Winterbottom's The Trip trilogy, Spike Lee's Passing Strange, as well as This Is Spinal Tap.
The film is largely set in India. Winterbottom has met Actors in Mumbai and is currently scouting locations, but has not yet revealed plot details.
Kolkata: Harvey Weinstein's company Miramax was one of the presenters of Michael Winterbottom's 'Welcome to Sarajevo' when the film ...
Sharing the stage with them was British filmmaker Michael Winterbottom ("The Trip to Spain"). As part of the British Council's ongoing U.K.-India ...
Acclaimed British filmmaker Michael Winterbottom feels technology hasn't really changed storytelling that much. The "A Mighty Heart" maker ...
Touring with a band is no different, really, as Michael Winterbottom's new part-music documentary, part-love story On the Road attests.
Those whose ears pricked up when they discovered Michael Winterbottom (24 Hour Party People, The Trip) had made a documentary about ...
Michael Winterbottom has always been one for experimentation. With '9 Songs' he attempted to make a romantic porno. With the TV series The ...
Michael Winterbottom has always been a mercurial director, moving swiftly between genres, fiction and documentary, keeping us on our toes.
If you're looking for a film to dissuade people from joining a band, this is it. Michael Winterbottom's docudrama explores the dark side of touring ...
Michael Winterbottom has long been an important custodian of British culture. From decaying seaside resorts (I Want You) to the 'Madchester' ...
At one point in Michael Winterbottom's documentary, the vocalist and guitarist of London-based indie rockers Wolf Alice, Ellie Rowsell, explains ...
"I don't think there's ever been a good time to work in the British film industry," says Michael Winterbottom. "When is the heyday? You'd be hard ...
It wasn't that long ago that British cinema had a knack for this, when one thinks back to acclaimed films such as 2000's Last Resort (concerning a Russian, asylum-seeking single mother in Margate), or Michael Winterbottom's 2002 docudrama In This World (following two Afghan refugees from Pakistan to ...
Still, when British filmmaker Michael Winterbottom - of The Trip and 24 Hour Party People renown - approached her management with the novel concept of following the group on tour for his new feature On The Road, she wasn't too flummoxed. "He wanted to know if we'd be interested in meeting up with ...
Whenever I read that Michael Winterbottom has a new installment in his Trip series on the way, I immediately do two things: 1. contact my ...
Ahead of the release of Wolf Alice's acclaimed Michael Winterbottom-directed film 'On The Road', NME can exclusively reveal the poster.
Lorton Entertainment has debuted an official trailer for a film titled On the Road, directed by Michael Winterbottom, not to be confused with the ...
Michael Winterbottom is England's answer to Steven Soderbergh. Born less than two years apart, these two prolific directors have hopped from ...
Just ask Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, the British comic Actors who star in the three "Trip" movies, and Michael Winterbottom, who directed ...
Lorton Distribution has released the first trailer for On the Road, the new film from BAFTA-winning filmmaker Michael Winterbottom (24 Hour ...
Michael Winterbottom has a history of blending music with drama, and mixing real-life conversations into fictional films. His latest, On The Road, ...
The first trailer for Michael Winterbottom's road film set on Wolf Alice's UK tour has been shared online. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on ...
The structure of director Michael Winterbottom's trio of pseudo-travelogues - "The Trip," "The Trip to Italy" and the latest, "The Trip to Spain," ...
Replace the serious, humane leads of "My Dinner with Andre" with two droll British Actors hamming it up as they travel through the gorgeous ...
One of the most prolific and versatile filmmakers working today is Michael Winterbottom, and he's one of the few constantly busy directors who ...
There's an odd, enjoyable predictability to The Trip to Spain, the third of Michael Winterbottom's Trip movies--the first two of which began as ...
And, most crucially, Michael Winterbottom's The Trip to Spain is a breezy study of aging men afraid they've lost their potency, their command of ...
Conviviality isn't left off the menu entirely; director Michael Winterbottom just prefers to serve reconciliation somewhere between the halfway ...
It's hard to imagine a more unlikely franchise than Michael Winterbottom, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon's 'The Trip'. It began as a lark, ...


 

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