The filmmaker plans to release his latest movie, "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote," in Mexico for the first time.
English-American director Terry Gilliam, founder of classics Monty Python Holy Grail, Time Strength, Baron Munich's Adventure And Brazil, Won the seventh edition of the Los Cabos International Film Festival, which began last Wednesday night.
"I am very happy in Mexico, very festive and enthusiastic, I really love him, I really appreciate the festival I invited, I am a little nervous, I will take this award, I hope not to come back for 20 years." Said when he was praised for his career.
He also expressed his respect for the Mexican filmmakers who won Hollywood. "I feel great respect and admiration for Alfonso Cuarón (Alejandro González) Iñárritu and (Guillermo) Del Toro, now I am fair to give a reward here," he said visually. Exciting
The director premiered his film at the Cannes Film Festival this year. The man who killed Don QuixoteIt took 20 years and there were eight attempts between legal and aesthetic disputes. The free version of the filmmaker will be the first weekend in Mexico in Los Cabos.
Script of The man who killed Don Quixote He was ambitious. An American star, Johnny Depp, who was moved to the 19th century and confused with Don Quixote and Sancho Panza, sparked a modern executive at the time. From the beginning of the film production In 1998, the movie predicted a bad time and Gilliam took two years to get funding.
When filming began in Spain, a real problem began in September 2000. The veteran French actor Jean Rochefort, who served as Don Quixote, contracted on the first day of shooting as he was paralyzed by the pain of a booty infection. This anecdote of shooting and other anecdotes, says the filmmaker at the keynote.
At the opening ceremony, I praised Piers Handling, director of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), for his contribution to film history by creating one of the most important film conferences in the world.
Alfonso Cuarón presented a video highlighting the efforts of Handling, which has been pursuing Hollywood and experimental films for over 30 years.
When I catch the microphone, the handling explains: "This is very special to me, and Mexico has a great friend like Cuarón, Alejandro Iñárritu, and a lot of people with great affection, such as Alejandro Iñárritu I appreciate the Los Cabos Festival for this invitation. "
In turn, Maru Garzón Polanco and Alejandra Paulín Albor highlighted the passion and strength of Piers Handling, the artistic and executive directors of the conference, respectively, at the head of TIFF.
Parade Langer, Darío Yazbek Bernal, Stephanie Cayo and Julio Bracho parade along long red carpets for the first gala performance of actors, filmmakers, writers and producers from Mexico, the United States and Canada.
The first movie Favorite, The most recent work by Yorgos Lanthimos, a controversial Greek filmmaker who won the Gala rejection.