a scene from the movie “Avatar”

New trailers, accusations and gossip — talk about the most interesting thing that has happened in the world of cinema for the week.

Jude law in the role of a troubled businessman in the teaser of the film “the Nest”

In the network appeared the teaser trailer of the drama “the Nest” (The Nest) with Jude law in the title role.

the Actor played a talented and successful entrepreneur Rory who already has everything you could wish for: a booming business, a luxurious mansion, a beautiful and smart wife, obedient children. However, the hero attract new peaks, and in the pursuit of power and money, he moved from the US to the UK. In a new country Rory trouble, and now he has to lie, betray and Dodge to stay afloat.

it was directed by Sean Durkin, who has only one feature film “Martha Marcy may Marlene” in 2011. The premiere of “the Nest” was held in January at the Sundance film festival, but before the Russian hire the tape for obvious reasons, get only in the autumn — September 24.

In Nizhny Novgorod will host a festival of “Bitter”

Slowly but surely, the film industry comes after a pandemic. The first swallow — IV festival of new Russian cinema “Bitter fest”, which was under threat of cancellation because of the epidemiological situation, but still held: the show is held from 17 to 23 July in Nizhny Novgorod.

is in Full swing accepting applications for participation in the competition, for the first few days we received more than 300 works that speaks about the increased interest in the festival by fellow filmmakers. I am sure that we will have something to please and surprise our guests and viewers

— said the President of the festival Mikhail Porechenkov.

of Course, the festival will be held with all security requirements, but because organizers have planned screenings outdoors, online broadcasts and even thinking about the drive-in theater.

the program of the festival “Bitter fest” collected paintings of different forms: from short films and kinoalmanaha to experimental video, web series and bold documentary.

All details can be found on the festival website.

Kirill Serebrennikov will take the series about Andrei Tarkovsky

Artistic Director of “Gogol-center” Kirill Serebrennikov will shoot mini-series about the outstanding Soviet film Director Andrei Tarkovsky, whose films “Stalker”, “Andrei Rublev”, “Mirror” and others are considered classics, along with works by Federico Fellini and Michelangelo Antonioni and is regularly included in lists of the best films of all time.

Alexander Kaidanovsky in the Andrei Tarkovsky film “Stalker”

Andrei Tarkovsky and his iconic Chez��evryi have had a huge impact on world cinema and continue to serve as an endless source of inspiration for filmmakers of all generations. We are honored to continue working with Kirill Serebrennikov, writer and Director with a truly unique vision that we can’t wait to move to the screen,

— said one of the show producers Ilya Stewart.

Kirill Serebrennikov

the Script will write itself Serebrennikov, other details of the project are still unknown. Premiere date too: perhaps the release schedule for 2022, when Tarkovsky would have turned 90 years old.

Andrei Tarkovsky

First photo from filming “Avatar-2”

James Cameron has resumed the shooting of a sequel of movie “Avatar” in New Zealand and returned to the set — the network has already appeared photo proving that the work is in full swing. So, with the platform instagram has shared the producer of the franchise Jon Landau:

Used the iPhone to take a picture of the first day after the resumption of production of sequels of “Avatar”

he wrote.

the Shooting was supposed to start in April, but was shelved due to pandemic coronavirus. Now, when the epidemiological situation in New Zealand has improved, the government has removed a number of restrictions for the film industry. James Cameron immediately flew to the shooting, after spending 14 days in quarantine, finally started to work.

the plot of “Avatar-2” it is little known. Most likely, the action will take place a few years after the events of the original film: the main characters, Jake and Neytiri, have a daughter, and together they leave home and begin their journey on Pandora.

the Movie “Avatar” was released in 2009 and became the highest grossing film of all time almost all over the world — this record was broken only a decade later with the release of the superhero blockbuster “the Avengers: Finale”. “Avatar” received three awards “Oscar”, became a cultural phenomenon and, according to many, has opened a new era in the production of sci-Fi movies.

Actor Ansel of Algorta accused of raping minors

the Problems with the law face 26-year-old American actor Anselm Elgort: the star of the movie “Divergent”, “Fault in our stars”, “Little drive” and many others are accused of statutory rape. According to the injured girl, Gabby, in 2014, the actor met with her in Snapchat: Gabby at the time was 17 years old, Anselm — 20. On the first date, the young man raped the girl.

He knew that this was my first time, but didn’t ask me, Hochif I have to have sex. I cried from the pain, I didn’t mean it …

— said Gabby.

Ansel Elgort in the movie “the Fault in our stars”

She pointed out that all these years I was silent at the request of the actor: the alleged Elgort asked her not to tell anyone about the incident because it could hurt his career. Gabby said that she still suffers from PTSD and panic attacks and is now in therapy.

Elgort Ansel Himself has not commented on this information.

Elgort Ansel in “Divergent”