A personal invite to Planet Gondry
By coincidence, two tributes to baby-boomer auteurs are currently on display in Tokyo. There are intersecting points: Both Tim Burton and Michel Gondry share a love of surreal visuals, stop-motion animation and slightly dark humor. The two exhibitions are, however, decidedly different beasties. While “The World of Tim Burton” is a full-on retrospective that tracks […] The post A personal invite ...
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Contest: Win Michel Gondry's 'Mood Indigo' On Blu-Ray
A whimsical love story set in a charmingly surreal Paris, the film follows wealthy bachelor Colin, whose hobbies include developing his "pianocktail" (a cocktail-making piano) and devouring otherworldly dishes prepared by his trusty chef Nicolas.
Michel Gondry's Mood Indigo, now with 5,000 percent more corpses
As a fan of Michel Gondry's Mood Indigo, which played at the Siskel Center a few weeks back in the 94-minute version that Gondry prepared for international release, I recently purchased a copy of the 131-minute version that played last year in France and ...
Michel Gondry’s ‘Mood Indigo’ is wildly inventive
To call Michel Gondry’s “Mood Indigo” visually inventive is not even scratching the surface, something like characterizing Apple as a company that’s had a certain amount of success. Wacky, surreal, insanely playful, “Mood Indigo” is a film that ...
'Mood Indigo': Treat your eyes to this surreal flick
A prime example of this is Michel Gondry's latest movie, Mood Indigo. I'll admit I initially avoided it because of what several reviews told me: The script is confusing. The storytelling is scattered. Little did I realize that these points don't really matter.
'Mood Indigo' Is Mesmerizing Michel Gondry Magic
Michel Gondry goes all out here, bringing both the fanciful wonders and dire circumstances of our couple's doomed affair to breathtaking, eye-popping life. Colin (Romain Duras) is a rich jetsetter living in comfort with a personal chef named Nicolas (Omar ...