The perfect film night…

Everyone has their own idea of an ideal film night. Elselien van Dieren tells about hers. When I’m with a group of friends I don’t watch many films with my friends, because there is always somebody who can’t shut up. So when I do watch a film with a group of people it has to … Continue reading

European Tuesday – Zwartboek

Turn on your subtitles for European Tuesday  More than half of the British voters would choose to leave the EU, if given the chance to take a part in a referendum. What we also know is that the British are too lazy to learn any other language. But Film Forté wants you to leave these … Continue reading

Framework

Sometimes films are so beautiful that you wish you could put them in a frame. Well, I did. I’m a huge film fan, but as a photographer I sometimes wish that I could freeze the moment. What’s left is a picture with a whole story to make up yourself. That’s why I show you my … Continue reading

5 Novels that could inspire the next Batman adventure

Christopher Nolan has not only revolutionised Batman but comic book filming. How many films have brought us worthy sequels and then followed with good second sequels? Answer: not many. But, we all know this, numerous publications and blogs have all gone out of their way to praise Nolan’s efforts. The real question is: who will … Continue reading

European Tuesday – Amour

Turn on your subtitles for European Tuesday  More than half of the British voters would choose to leave the EU, if given the chance to take a part in a referendum. What we also know is that the British are too lazy to learn any other language. But Film Forté wants you to leave these … Continue reading

European Tuesday – Les Intouchables

Turn on your subtitles for European Tuesday  The UK is an island far away from the European Union and more than half of the British voters would choose to leave the EU, if given the chance to take a part in a referendum. What we also know is that the British are too lazy to … Continue reading

Beating around the bush

You might expect it: in the country of legal drugs and the Red Light district sex and nudity are far more frequent in Dutch film than in other countries. Dutch journalist Elselien van Dieren explains why.  “This is so typical Dutch”, groaned my mom when we watched a film together and were confronted with the … Continue reading