Sunday at a glance23. September 2012
Sunday is about Richard Gere, who receives the Golden Eye today prior to the screening of his latest work ARBITRAGE. The laudation will be held by his friend and colleague Susan Sarandon. Autographs and photos at the Green Carpet from 20:00.
The world premiere of AM HIMMEL DER TAG takes place at 18:15. The International Competition sees the screening of two huge premieres with BROKEN (19:00, Le Paris) and EAT SLEEP DIE (21:15, Le Paris). The world premiere of the US documentary 16 ACRES (21:00, corso 4) and the Out-of Competition hit THE QUEEN OF VERSAILLES (19:00, Arena 5) are just as eagerly awaited.
The first highlight of the day is at 13:30 when the Border Lines section opens with the multi award-winning masterpiece FIVE BROKEN CAMERAS. The film is followed by a panel discussion with MSF representatives. The ever-increasing fan base of Iranian film can look forward to Oscar winner Asghar Farhadi’s Public Master Class (17:00 Filmpodium); this immediately preceded by his masterpiece A SEPARATION (14.15) and immediately followed by ABOUT ELLY (19.00).
Click here for an overview of the day’s films.