67reTroSPecTive gregorY lA cAvARETROSPECTIVEGREGORY LA CAVAUnfinished BusinessGregory La Cava/USA/1941/96 minCast: Irene Dunne, Robert Montgomery, Preston FosterTHU 26 JUNE 18:30 FILMHOUSE 2PRICE: £7.00 (£6.00 CONC)A brilliant, rarely seen La Cava masterwork in which a small-town woman goes to New York to seek her fortune as a singer. After marrying an alcoholic playboy almost by accident, she tries to make the best of the situation.Print courtesy of The BFI National Archive.RETROSPECTIVEGREGORY LA CAVAShe Married Her BossGregory La Cava/USA/1935/85 minCast: Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, Michael BartlettFRI 29 JUNE 16:00 FILMHOUSE 1PRICE: £7.00 (£6.00 CONC)An efficient secretary tries to bring some working-class common sense to running her boss's household but meets resistance from his family. Played for naturalistic satire rather than belly laughs, this is an interesting set of variations on some of La Cava's favourite themes. RETROSPECTIVEGREGORY LA CAVAPrivate WorldsGregory La Cava/USA/1935/84 minCast: Claudette Colbert, Charles Boyer, Joan Bennett, Joel McCreaSUN 1 JULY 21:15 FILMHOUSE 3PRICE: £7.00 (£6.00 CONC)The flow of life at a progressive psychiatric hospital is disturbed by the arrival of the conservative new superintendent and his sister. This unusual melodrama, one of the first Hollywood films to deal with mental illness, is one of La Cava's most visually arresting works.Print courtesy of La Filmoteca Española.Are proud to be the official car partner of theEdinburgh International Film Festival 2012.www.noblesubaru.co.uk 01968 678 002My MAN GODFREyThe Gregory La Cava retrospective continues at Filmhouse in July. Please see www.filmhousecinema.com for more details.The Age of Consent Gregory La Cava/USA/1932 SAT 7 JULY 18:10 FILMHOUSE 3Bed of Roses Gregory La Cava/USA/1933 SUN 8 JULY18:25 FILMHOUSE 3 Fifth Avenue Girl Gregory La Cava/USA/1939 MON 9 JULY 18:10 FILMHOUSE 3The Half Naked Truth Gregory La Cava/USA/1932 TUE 10 JULY 18:10 FILMHOUSE 3Primrose Path Gregory La Cava/USA/1940 WED 11 JULY20:50 FILMHOUSE 3Stage Door Gregory La Cava/USA/1937 THU 12 JULY20:50 FILMHOUSE 320 June - 1 July reTroSPecTive gregorY lA cAvA:
68beYond eiFFALL ABOUT CINEMA ALL IN ONE PLACEnews . interviews . reviews screenings . gossip . festivalsLIST.CO.UK/FILMGUIDESDAILY FILM FEST NEWSList-banner.indd 130/04/2012 17:05AtmosphereTHU 21 JUNE TO SUN 1 JULYInspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9ABT: 0131 650 2750New Media Scotland presents a season of twelve Atmosphere expanded screenings and events for EIFF with the thematics of faith and magic. These include the world premiere of Belief by Thomson & Craighead, the Scottish premiere of The Creator by AL and AL, and a special film-focussed PechaKucha. Also, Matt Adams of Blast Theory will talk about digital storytelling. Features will include Wings of Desire, a Frankenstein double bill, Portrait of Jennie, The Illusionist, Finding Neverland, Harry Potter and Hellboy.www.mediascot.org/atmosphereSimon Martin at Collective22-28 Cockburn Street, EH1 1NY Louis Ghost Chair by Simon Martin takes the iconic Louis xv armchair as its starting point. In the transition from wood to plastic, artisan workshop to high-tech assembly line, to its afterlife as Philippe Starck's version, the film considers the cultural capital of ideas and objects.Commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella and Holburne Museum, Bath; with Collective, Edinburgh, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, and Elena Hill. Supported by Arts Council England with support from The Henry Moore Foundation.The Gorgon's DreamThe Burns Monument, Regent Road, (next to New Calton Burial Ground, EH7 5BL)www.inglebygallery.comA peep into darkness. Medusa awakes from her slumber. Ingleby Gallery and EIFF present a silent film by artist David Austen, installed in the magical interior of The Burns Monument on Regent road.The Gorgon's Dream is Austen's haunting interpretation of Benvenuto Cellini's small bronze sculpture of the head of Medusa.A rare opportunity to step inside one of Edinburgh's architectural gems to experience a fragment of myth, to discover a time and space where tender darkness reigns. Stills' Film Lounge: La Nostra TerraStills Scotland's Centre for Photography 23 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BP T: 0131 622 6200 www.stills.org Fifteen short videos by Italian artists from 1980s to today MON 7 MAY - SUN 24 JUNEFrom their archive of 5,000 works, Care of DOCvA, Milan has selected eight artists who explore the environmental legacy of Italy's economic miracle upon the transformed Italian landscape of the 1980s and 1990s. MON 25 JUNE - SUN 22 JULYThis annual TORINOver programme explores the hybridity of Turin's artistic networks as part of a culturally borderless Europe. THE CREATOR, AL AND AL © 2012Edinburgh International Film Festival 2012These are free exhibitions and events across Edinburgh.