Fay Grim, a single mum from Queens, is coerced by a CIA agent to travel to Paris to locate notebooks that belonged to her fugitive ex-husband. Her mission turns into a sprawling con-game, pitching Fay deep into a world of international espionage.
In Hal Hartley’s satirical take on the espionage thriller, nearly every shot is tilted, creating a maze of Dutch angles around an elusive mystery. Brilliantly delivered by the ever-eccentric Parker Posey and Jeff Goldblum, screwball dialogue turns international intrigue into a razor-sharp farce.
Buster Keaton,Clyde Bruckman, 1926, United States
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Michel Gondry, 2008, United States
Erick Zonca, 2008, France
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Michael Haneke, 2007, France
Harmony Korine, 2007, United States
David Lynch, 1997, United States
Kinji Fukasaku, 2000, Japan
Park Chan-wook, 2003, South Korea