In the 1970s, through 1980, the photographer Francesca Woodman made images of young women, most often herself, in a blurry, foggy, subliminal state. She called one famous series her ghost pictures. They were achieved through slow shutter speeds, which meant that instead of being the record of a blinked instant, they captured movement through time and mid-air: in one a female figure leans forward, body flexed, awkward, in fizzing focus,
In the last year, Carey Mulligan appeared in two much-admired movies, “Drive” and “Shame,” and gave an acclaimed performance in “Through a Glass Darkly,” a stage adaptation of Ingmar Bergman’s 1961 film. But before that run, she hadn’t worked for nearly a year, disatisfied with the scripts she was receiving. “Everything seemed exactly the same as stuff I’d been doing,” she told the Bagger recently. Since her breakout turn in
Carey has just won the best supporting actress award at the Hollywood Film Awards as well as the Detroit Film Critics Society Awards for her role in the tense drama Shame, directed by Steve McQueen where she plays Sissy, sibling to Michael Fassbender’s character, Brandon. AGENT2 brings you this interview before the UK release of Shame. Your character in Shame, Sissy, is another fantastic and really interesting part… Yes. My
I have just added 485 Blu-Ray quality screen captures of Carey as Irene from her 2011 drama/thriller Drive. She does a wonderful job in this film, and is a great on-screen pairing with the amazing Ryan Gosling. Enjoy! Gallery Links Film Productions > Drive (2011) > Screen Captures (Blu-Ray)
The first two official stills from The Great Gatsby have been released online, and both feature Carey as the gorgeous but manipulative Daisy Buchanan! I can’t wait for more images from the film to be released! Gallery Links Film Productions > The Great Gatsby (2012) > Stills
The Critics Choice Movie Award nominations have been unveiled, and Carey has been nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her work in Drive! The film is also up for Best Picture, Best Actor (Ryan Gosling), Best Supporting Actor (Albert Brooks), Best Director, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Action Movie and Best Score. Congratulations to the cast and crew, and we shall eagerly await the results on January 12! BEST SUPPORTING
Last night, Fox Searchlight released a Red Band trailer for Shame. Unfortunately, it doesn’t feature Carey at all, but it does give another insight to the film. Enjoy!
Drive has been nominated for 4 Independent Spirit Award! The awards air February 25 on IFC. Good luck to the cast and crew! Best Feature 50/50 Beginners Drive Take Shelter The Artist The Descendants Best Director Michel Hazanavicius – The Artist Mike Mills – Beginners Jeff Nichols – Take Shelter Alexander Payne – The Descendants Nicolas Winding Refn – Drive Best Male Lead Demian Bichir – A Better Life Jean
The NC-17 rated drama Shame follows Brandon (Michael Fassbender), a New Yorker who refuses intimacy with women while feeding his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his younger sister, Sissy (Carey Mulligan), unexpectedly moves into his apartment, she stirs up memories of their shared painful past, and Brandon’s life begins to spiral further out of control. During this exclusive interview with Collider, actress Carey Mulligan talked about how
A gorgeous new trailer for Shame has just been released, and whilst watching it you can hear Carey sing ‘New York, New York’ as her character Sissy does in the film. At the moment it is only available to view via the Apple Trailers site, so click the image below to get taken to the video. I will add it to the archive as soon as I can download it.