Seven girls, a mansion perched on a Cycladic rock, a series of lessons on discipline, desire and demise.
Athina Rachel Tsangari was born in Greece, and studied theatre at New York University before obtaining her M.F.A. in film production at the University of Texas. She co-founded and served as artistic director of the Cinematexas International Short Film Festival before producing the film Kinetta (05), serving as associate producer on the film Dogtooth (10). Her first feature film as director was The Slow Business of Going (00). Attenberg (10) is her second feature film. –TIFF
Adrian Curry’s annual round-up of his favorite film posters of the year.