Uploaded on February 16, 2010 by FilmTrailer

When he receives a cryptic call from his filmmaker friend to come to Lisbon to help with a project, a sound engineer sets off for the Portuguese capital. Upon arrival, the confused sound man finds...From visionary writer/director Peter Greenaway comes a thrilling period drama. Told with irony and wit, NIGHTWATCHING explores the romantic and professional life of Rembrandt, the greatest artist of his generation. and the mystery surrounding his most famous work of art, ‘The Night Watch’.

Featuring a stellar cast led by Martin Freeman, (‘The Office’ ‘Love Actually’) and starring Eva Birthistle, (‘The Children’ ‘Breakfast on Pluto’) Jodhi May, (‘Emma’ ‘Defiance’) Toby Jones, (‘Frost/Nixon’ ‘Infamous’) and Natalie Press, (‘My Summer of Love’ ‘Bleak House’) NIGHTWATCHING marks a return to form for Greenaway and encapsulates the very best in historic theatrical drama told in lavish detail.

The year 1642 marks a dramatic turning point in the life of famous Dutch painter, Rembrandt: a sudden fall from grace as a wealthy respected celebrity into a broken and discredited pauper.

When Rembrandt reluctantly agrees to paint the Amsterdam Musketeer Militia in a group portrait that will later come to be known as ‘The Night Watch’ he soon discovers that there is a foul conspiracy afoot amongst the Amsterdam merchants playing at soldiers, an insidious plot surrounding a thirst for power and wealth, undertaken with the bloodiest of means. Determined to expose the conspirators, Rembrandt builds his accusation meticulously in the form of the commissioned painting.

Unveiling to the world what will become his most celebrated work, Rembrandt has also unleashed exacting revenge from the conspirators in question, sealing his fate in history and imminent downfall.

Nightwatching, Drama, History, Mystery, Martin Freeman, Emily Holmes, Eva Birthistle, Jodhi May, Toby Jones, Nathalie Press, Independent Film, Entertainment


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    Miele 01:54


    by FilmTrailer (5/1/13) 226 views

    Miele narra la storia di Irene, una ragazza di trent'anni che ha deciso di aiutare le persone che soffrono: malati terminali che vogliono abbreviare l'agonia, persone le cui sofferenze intaccano la dignità di essere umano. Un giorno a richiedere il suo servizio è un settantenne in buona salute, che ritiene semplicemente di aver vissuto abbastanza. L'incontro metterà in discussione le convinzioni di Irene e la coinvolgerà in un dialogo serrato lungo il quale la relazione tra i due sembrerà infittirsi di sottintesi e ambiguità affettive.

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    Iron Man III 01:27

    Iron Man III

    by FilmTrailer (5/1/13) 984 views

    Er ist exzentrisch, genial, scharfzüngig – doch nicht unbesiegbar. Das muss Tony Stark alias Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) erkennen, als er sich einem Gegner gegenübersieht, der keine Grenzen kennt. Nachdem dieser ihm all das, was Stark am Herzen liegt, genommen hat, begibt sich der geschlagene Held auf die leidvolle Suche den zu finden, der dafür verantwortlich ist – eine Reise, die seinen Mut und seine Standhaftigkeit auf eine harte Probe stellen wird. Mit dem Rücken zur Wand kann sich Stark auf seiner Mission nur noch auf seine eigenen Instrumente, seinen Scharfsinn und seine Instinkte verlassen um jene zu schützen, die ihm am wichtigsten sind. Während er sich langsam wieder zu alter Form zurückkämpft, findet Stark die Antwort auf die Frage, die ihn insgeheim schon lange verfolgt: Macht der Mann den Anzug oder macht der Anzug den Mann?

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