1917

1917

Reino Unido. 2019. Color. 119 min. Ficción. .
  • Film Director: Sam Mendes.
  • Scriptwriter: Sam Mendes; Krysty Wilson-Cairns.
  • Cast: Dean-Charles Chapman; Benedict Cumberbatch; Colin Firth; George MacKay; Richard Madden; Daniel Mays; Andrew Scott; Mark Strong.
  • Cinematography: Roger Deakins.
  • Editing: Lee Smith.
  • Music: Thomas Newman.
  • Producer: Pippa Harris; Callum McDougall; Brian Oliver; Jayne-Ann Tenggren.

At the height of WWI, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake, are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory to deliver a message that will prevent a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers, including Blake's own brother.


Sam Mendes

British film and theatre director, born in Reading (Berkshire, England). Part of his family is originally from Portugal. He studied at Cambridge University; as a stage director he is well known for his 1998 production of "Cabaret" (musical) starring Alan Cumming. As a film director, he became very popular with his debut film "American Beauty" (1999), which won him an Academy Award for Best Director.  

 

"Spectre" (2015) / "National Theatre Live: King Lear" (2014) / "Skyfall" (2012) / "Un lugar donde quedarse" (2009) / "Revolutionary Road" (2008) / "Jarhead - El infierno espera" (2005) / "Camino a la perdición" (2002) / "American Beauty" (1999)

Mejor director, Golden Globes (Estados Unidos) 2000 y 2020 / Mejor director, BAFTA  (Reino Unido) (2020) / Mejor director, los Oscars (Estados unidos) 1999