MELNITZ MOVIES PRESENTS A SNEAK PREVIEW OF VICTORIA (2015)
Followed by Q&A with Director Sebastian Schipper and Lead Actor Laia Costa
Winner: six German Film Awards (Lolas)
Winner: Silver Bear, Berlin Film Festival
“Fly away, “Birdman” — there’s a new one-shot wonder in town, and unlike that digitally augmented opus, Sebastian Schipper’s heart-in-mouth heist thriller “Victoria” isn’t performing any high-tech sleight of hand. Genuinely shot across 22 locations in a single bobbing, weaving, 134-minute take, this exhilarating tale of a winsome Spanish nightclubber who finds herself spontaneously caught up in a bank robbery during one wild night on the Berlin tiles is undeniably a stunt, but one suffused...