Films By Marleen Gorris

Night. A car on an embankment. It stops, a man gets out, and opens the boot He lifts out the body of a woman, takes a polaroid snap of it and rolls it down the embankment. ... It's early morning at the "Happy House" sex club. The charlady is cleaning up after the night before. Ellen, the Madame, arrives, then the boss, then Fred the bouncer. One by one the prostitutes arrive. Dora is the first. Sh... Read more
Adapted from Vladimir Nabokov's novel, The Luzhin Defence tells the story of a chess Grand Master who arrives at a sumptuous Italian resort to play the match of his life. Luzhin (John Turturro) is a dishevelled idiot savant whose obsession with the abstract world of chess has cost him the ability to function in the real world. ... Society beauty Natalia (Emily Watson), another guest at Ihe resort,... Read more
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