Some Germans are also leery of events that appear to be overly dogmatic. Unsourced material may be challenged and. Tankwart as Oscar Ortega Sanchez. Full and partial especially is encouraged, but not mandatory, on all rides.
The thoughtful script maintained a dry whimsical tone with moments of sadness. Felix and Emilia had decided to attend the dinner as a couple, though each still has unresolved feelings towards the other. Her character, and Juergen Vogel's, are allowed to develop over the course of the film--we see they have stamina as a couple. Taking the bet, Boris, Annette, Dylan,.
Doris Doerrie is one of those directors who leave no traces on my consciousness: when I see one of her films, I start forgetting it right away. Two children participated in this ride, which is fairly uncommon in other naked cycling events. Nina Hoss and Mehmet Kurtulus as the rich couple, got some acid into their performances. The events have been held annually since 2000, and generally take place in June or July.
Organizers describe the event as recreational rather than political. Having said this, I must also say that the actors in Naked are very talented and they kept me watching this very silly story to the end. Thea Rest of cast listed alphabetically:. Successful stockbroker Dylan and his gorgeous wife, Charlotte, host a dinner party at their lavish apartment for two other pairs of friends, the recently separated Felix and Emilia and the seemingly happy Boris and Annette.
Acting, shooting and script were all excellent and the music was tasteful and well performed and then incorporated into the plot. Meanwhile, Annette and Boris are on the verge of becoming engaged, though something seems to be preventing this from happening. She is far more interested in sociological analysis than in story-telling, so her stories are as flimsy as those of Godard. The rides are believed to be some of the first organized in the world. .
Hooligan Gently sexy, mildly quirky, shyly arty and very human. I watched this in German with English subtitles and found it to be one and a half hours pleasantly spent. The interesting trope of not showing any of the men's faces keeps the film firmly focused on the women's stories while allowing a glimpse at how several of the characters relate to men. Alexandra Maria Lara is so promising; she's as impressive here as she was as Hitler's secretary in The Downfall. At the height of the sex conversation, an impromptu bet is made that the two intact couples would not be able to identify their respective lovers by touching their naked bodies while blindfolded.
An accidental meeting of a group of not-quite-so-strong women grappling with life and auditions leads to their heading off on a day's adventure. I know I saw Men. As the night goes on, several topics are discussed -- ranging from happy memories from the past to sexual relationships. Three couples with varying degrees of success in both financial and romantic matters find they know relatively little about themselves or their respective partners. It had a possibly slightly oversaccharous, feelgood ending, but by that time I had been won over by the characters and could cope with the sweet send off.
. . . . .