Alice Howland, happily married with three children, is a linguistics professor at Columbia University. When words begin to escape her and she starts getting lost on her daily jogs, she receives a devastating diagnosis. One that will let Alice and her family find their bonds thoroughly tested.
Julianne Moore won heaps of awards—including the Oscar!—for her performance in the heart-wrenching drama Still Alice, tackling with emotional honesty the effects of early onset Alzheimer’s. Also starring Kristen Stewart and Alec Baldwin, and based on neuroscientist Lisa Genova’s best-selling novel.
Andrey Zvyagintsev, 2003, Russia
Takeshi Kitano, 1996, Japan
Jia Zhangke, 1998, China
Johnnie To, 2008, Hong Kong
Götz Spielmann, 2008, Austria
Vincent Paronnaud,Marjane Satrapi, 2007, France
Michael Haneke, 2001, Austria
Gus Van Sant, 2007, United States
Harmony Korine, 2007, United States
Abel Ferrara, 2007, Italy