Maren Ades latest film is once again in the prices.
Toni Erdmann, the tragi-comedy of the German Maren Ade, was already the surprise of Cannes 2016. Plus the proof that even false teeth funny, very still sometimes, ” wrote your favorite magazine last summer. “What director Maren Ade would manage, is nothing less than a modest feat,’ added our filmman Dave Mestdach there.
The film had a lot of prizes, and is now also by the Union of the Belgian Filmpers (UBFP) voted the best of the past year. He took it on the edge of Chan-wook Parks The Handmaiden and Paul Verhoevens Elle.
Toni Erdmann tells the story of the overworked Ines and her neglected father Winfried. To Ines to reason and their problematic relationship back on the right track to get, chases the man and his daughter to Romania. Once on the spot introduces Winfried themselves in Ines’ employers banned as well as the foreign Toni Erdmann.
Gianfranco Rosis Fuocoammare won the humanumprijs, that the best socially committed film awarded.