Sundance Film Festival 2007

The New Frontier section offers seven films which are experimental and pushing the boundaries of filmmaking.

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Phantom Love Phantom Love
Phantom Love and Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait
Artist Spotlight: Pierre Huyghe (Year: 2007; Director: Pierre Huyghe; Writer: Pierre Huyghe)
A presentation of short films that have rarely been screened outside of a museum or art gallery context. Huyghe is one of France's most celebrated young artists. His multimedia installations-which are concerned with collective memory, the construction of narratives, and textures of re-enactment-have been exhibited at museums across the world including the Guggenheim, Tate Modern, and the Whitney Museums.
The Last Dining Table (Majimak Babsang) (Country: South Korea; Year: 2006; Director: Roh Gyeong-tae; Writer: Roh Gyeong-tae; Stars: Baek Hyun-joo, Kim Do-yeon, Oh Heoung-ki, Hong Suk-yeon, Hwang Bok-soon)
Seeking fulfillment on the fringes of Seoul.
North American Premiere
Offscreen (Country: Denmark; Year: 2006; Director: Christoffer Boe; Writer: Christoffer Boe, Knud Romer Jørgensen; Stars: Nicolas Bro, Lene Maria Christensen, Karen Margrethe Bjerre, Christoffer Boe, Jakob Cedergren, Bjarke de Koning, Trine Dyrholm, Ellen Hillingsø, Joen Højerslev, Mathilde Norholt, Signe Skov)
Actor Nicolas Bro reigns supreme in the role of Nicolas Bro - a man intent on making a film about himself. After his director friend Christoffer Boe lends him a camera, his self-monitoring is so hair-raisingly private (and creepy!) that it becomes impossible to separate fact from fiction.
World Premiere
Phantom Love (Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: Nina Menkes; Writer: Nina Menkes; Stars: Marina Choif, Juliette Marquis, Bobby Naderi), Official Site
An alienated woman undertakes a strange spiritual journey.
World Premiere
Slipstream (Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: Anthony Hopkins; Writer: Anthony Hopkins; Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Lana Antonova, Stella Arroyave, Gene Borkan, Michael Clarke Duncan)
A man discovers that life is random and fortune is sightless as he is thrown into a vortex where time, dreams and reality collide in an increasingly whirling Slipstream.
World Premiere
The Last Dining Table The Last Dining Table
The Last Dining Table and Strange Culture
Strange Culture (Country: US; Year: 2007; Director: Lynn Hershman-Leeson; Writer: Lynn Hershman-Leeson; Stars: Thomas Jay Ryan, Tilda Swinton, Peter Coyote, Josh Kornbluth, Steve Kurtz, Shoresh Alaudini, Cassie Powell, Jakob Bokulich, Larissa Clayton, Beatriz da Costa, Dr Susan Leeson)
The artist as victim of The Patriot Act.
Zidane: A 21st Century Portrait (Zidane, un Portrait du 21e Siècle) (Country: France; Year: 2006; Director: Douglas Gordon, Philippe Parreno; Stars: Zinedine Zidane)
Study of Zinedine Zidane during a Real Madrid match against Villarreal.
US Premiere

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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