Elle

NAME OF FILM: ELLE

DIRECTOR(S): Paul Verhoeven

STARRING: Isabelle Huppert

GENRE: Drama Film

SYNOPSIS: Michèle seems indestructible. Head of a leading video game company, she brings the same ruthless attitude to her love life as to business. But Michèle’s life is changed forever when an unknown assailant attacks her in her own home. With hidden desires unexpectedly aroused and childhood traumas resurfacing, she goes on a journey that challenges our most widely held assumptions about femininity and power.

Toni Erdmann

TONI ERDMANN Voted BFI Sight & Sound Best Film of 2016

The German-Austrian comedy Toni Erdmann, written, directed and co-produced by Maren Ade, who is one of three female directors in this year’s Top five,  tops the Sight & Sound – the BFI’s international film magazine poll for Best Film of 2016.