Search results for "Isabel Coixet"

My Life Without Me (2003) RT 65% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Feb 2004

A Pedro Almodovar production in which a fatally ill mother with only two months to live creates a list of things she wants to do before she dies with out telling her family of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Sarah Polley  •  Amanda Plummer  •  Scott Speedman  •  Leonor Watling

Paris, je t'aime (2006)

Olivier Assayas, Gus Van Sant, Wes Craven and Alfonso Cuaron are among the 20 distinguished directors who contribute to this collection of 18 stories, each exploring a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Gérard Depardieu  •  Joel Coen  •  Ethan Coen  •  Wes Craven  •  Alfonso Cuarón  •  Alexander Payne  •  Tom Tykwer  •  Sylvain Chomet  •  Gus Van Sant  •  Vincenzo Natali  •  Richard LaGravenese  •  Isabel Coixet  •  Olivier Assayas  •  Walter Salles  •  Bruno Podalydès  •  Oliver Schmitz  •  Gurinder Chadha  •  Nobuhiro Suwa  •  Daniela Thomas  •  Frédéric Auburtin  •  Christopher Doyle
CAST:  Steve Buscemi  •  Axel Kiener  •  Julie Bataille  •  Bruno Podalydès

The Secret Life of Words (2005) RT 69% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2007

A touching story of a deaf girl who is sent to an oil rig to take care of a man who has been blinded in a terrible accident. The girl has a special ability to communicate with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Sarah Polley  •  Tim Robbins  •  Javier Cámara  •  Eddie Marsan

Listening To The Judge (2011)

This documentary summarizes an extensive interview made by the writer Manuel Rivas to the former Spanish judge Baltasar Garzon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Baltasar Garzón  •  Manuel Rivas

Yesterday Never Ends (2013)

A couple meets at their son’s grave ten years after his death; his plot is to make way for a casino city. Anger, hatred and bitterness erupt. A nightmarish drama that goes far ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Javier Cámara  •  Candela Peña

Nobody Wants the Night (2015)

Greenland, 1908. Josephine, self-confident and bold wife of famous Arctic explorer Robert Peary, embarks on a dangerous journey in pursuit of her husband who is seeking a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Rinko Kikuchi  •  Juliette Binoche  •  Gabriel Byrne  •  Velizar Binev

Aral, The Lost Sea (2010)

Documentary produced for the We Are Water Foundation, on the ecological disaster of the Aral Sea in Central Asia. Aral was just 50 years ago, the fourth largest lake in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Ben Kingsley

There Is Reason! (2004)

A multi-part feature on the governing body of Spain, the Popular Party under Jose María Aznar. Themes include the bombing of Iraq, immigration, U.S. fire in Baghdad, and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Juan Diego Botto  •  Mariano Barroso  •  David Trueba  •  Diego Galán  •  Gracia Querejeta  •  Isabel Coixet  •  Fernando Colomo  •  Julio Medem  •  Imanol Uribe  •  Icíar Bollaín  •  José Luis García Sánchez  •  Manuel Rivas  •  Pere Portabella  •  Sigfrid Monleón  •  Vicente Aranda  •  Joaquín Oristrell  •  Manuel Gómez Pereira  •  Chus Gutiérrez  •  José Luis Cuerda  •  Pedro Olea  •  El Gran Wyoming  •  Yolanda García Serrano  •  Antonio José Betancor  •  Ana Díez  •  Daniel Cebrián  •  Álvaro del Amo  •  Bernardo Belzunegui  •  Miguel Ángel Díez  •  Víctor García León  •  Mireia Lluch  •  Víctor Manuel  •  José Ángel Rebolledo  •  Alfonso Ungría  •  Pere Joan Ventura
CAST:  Candela Peña

Invisibles (2007) RT Audience 93%

A series of short films examining the world's overlooked problems and the people who suffer from them.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Drama
DIRECTION:  Mariano Barroso  •  Isabel Coixet  •  Wim Wenders  •  Fernando León de Aranoa  •  Javier Corcuera
CAST:  Lia Chapman  •  Isabelle Stoffel

Those Who Love (1998)

A secret and deep passion marks the life of a young doctor, and threatens the existence of those around him.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Julio Núñez  •  Patxi Freytez  •  Olalla Moreno  •  Monica Bellucci

Map of the Sounds of Tokyo (2009) RT Audience 42%

DVD release: Dec 2010

A fish-market employee who doubles as a contract killer.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Rinko Kikuchi  •  Sergi López  •  Min Tanaka  •  Manabu Oshio

Another Me (2013) RT Audience 13%

A teenager finds her perfect life upended when she's stalked by a mysterious doppelganger who has her eyes set on assuming her identity.  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Sophie Turner  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Claire Forlani  •  Rhys Ifans

Learning to Drive (2014) RT 65% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jan 2016

As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other's company they find the courage to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Grace Gummer  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Avi Nash  •  Patricia Clarkson

Spain in a Day (2016)

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GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet

Un corazón roto no es como un jarrón roto o un florero (2016)

How will a top cardiologist mend her broken heart in the wake of a failed relationship? She is clear about her symptoms: first, pain in the sternum and then an obsession that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Sílvia Abril  •  Julián López  •  Kira Miró  •  Rodrigo Guirao Díaz

Venice 70: Future Reloaded (2013)

Made for the Venice Film Festival's 70th anniversary, seventy filmmakers made a short film between 60 and 90 seconds long on their interpretation of the future of cinema.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  James Franco  •  Tobias Lindholm  •  Franco Piavoli  •  Julio Bressane  •  Tariq Teguia  •  Bernardo Bertolucci  •  Kim Ki-duk  •  Catherine Breillat  •  Paul Schrader  •  Atom Egoyan  •  Shekhar Kapur  •  Brillante Mendoza  •  Wang Bing  •  Amiel Courtin-Wilson  •  Amos Gitai  •  Edgar Reitz  •  Sion Sono  •  Jean-Marie Straub  •  Hong Sang-soo  •  Lav Diaz  •  Claire Denis  •  Peter Chan  •  Jia Zhangke  •  Isabel Coixet  •  Ulrich Seidl  •  Nicolás Pereda  •  Athina Rachel Tsangari  •  John Akomfrah  •  Shirin Neshat  •  João Pedro Rodrigues  •  Michele Placido  •  Salvatore Mereu  •  Jazmín López  •  Frédéric Fonteyne  •  Rama Burshtein  •  Krzysztof Zanussi  •  Pablo Trapero  •  Walter Salles  •  Pablo Larraín  •  Apichatpong Weerasethakul  •  Abbas Kiarostami  •  Celina Murga  •  Benoît Jacquot  •  Amit Dutta  •  Tusi Tamasese  •  Shinya Tsukamoto  •  Marcello Pietro  •  Ermanno Olmi  •  Todd Solondz  •  Giorgos Lanthimos  •  Amir Naderi  •  Karim Ainouz  •  Monte Hellman  •  Semih Kaplanoglu  •  Antonio Capuano  •  Samuel Maoz  •  Yonfan  •  Giuseppe Piccioni  •  Davide Ferrario  •  Haile Gerima  •  Teresa Villaverde  •  Jan Cvitkovič  •  Franco Maresco  •  Marlen Khutsiyev  •  Aleksey German Jr  •  Guido Lombardi  •  Andrew Wonder  •  Lluís Galter  •  Hala Abdallah  •  Luca Severi

Elegy (2008)

Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his life -- which he indicates is a state of "emancipated manhood" -- thrown into tragic disarray by Consuela Castillo, a well-mannered ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Penélope Cruz  •  Ben Kingsley  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Peter Sarsgaard

The Bookshop (2017)

Set in an small English town in 1959, the story of a woman who decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isabel Coixet
CAST:  Emily Mortimer  •  Bill Nighy  •  Patricia Clarkson  •  Hunter Tremayne

Dennis Hopper: Uneasy Rider (2016)

The life & times of Dennis Hopper, showbiz maestro and Hollywood eccentric.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Hermann Vaske
CAST:  Wim Wenders  •  Michael Madsen  •  Diane Kruger  •  Isabella Rossellini

Sex, Maracas & Chihuahuas (2016)

Xavier Cugat was a musical genius, glitzy persona and the only Spaniard with two stars on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. Spanning continents and decades of musical and cinematic ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Diego Mas Trelles
CAST:  Javier Gurruchaga  •  Román Gubern  •  Chucho Valdés  •  Isabel Coixet