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Mank: back in the Hollywood past

By paying tribute to the author of Citizen Kane, David Fincher delivers a beautiful, nostalgic and disenchanted film. The writings remain; the writers pass. David Fincher repairs this injustice. It pays homage to Herman J. Mankiewicz who was the author of Citizen Kane. In 1940, Orson Welles had locked the writer on a remote ranch, […]

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David Fincher: an alien of American cinema

VIDEO – Admirer of Orson Welles’ famous film, Citizen Kane, the director paints a striking portrait of screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz. Back on a long history. Wednesday, November 25, 6 p.m. in Paris, 9 a.m. in Los Angeles. Over the phone, David Fincher has a neutral voice, neither mushy nor cheerful. Difficult to say if […]