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Birdman
BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) – famous for portraying an iconic superhero – as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself.
2014 / English dialogue with Colour / 119 mins
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Theatre and Psychodrama
Programme: Cinema of the World
Premiere: MENA Premiere
Rating: 15+
Contains: Adult References, Adult Themes, Lesbian Scene and Strong Language
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Producer: Alejandro González Iñárritu, John Lesher, Arnon Milchan, James W.Skotchdopole
Scriptwriter: Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr, Armando Bo
DOP: Emmanuel Lubezki
Editor: Douglas Crise, Stephen Mirrione A.C.E.
Composer: Antonio Sanchez
Cast: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts
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