Lynne Ramsay won the 1996 Cannes Prix de Jury for her graduation film, the short Small Deaths. Her second short film, Kill the Day, won the Clemont Ferrand Prix du Jury; her third, Gasman, won her another Cannes Prix du Jury in addition to a Scottish BAFTA for Best Short Film. Ramsay’s debut feature Ratcatcher, won critical acclaim and numerous awards. She also won the Carl Foreman Award for Newcomer in British Film at the 2000 BAFTA Awards, the Sutherland Trophy at the London Film Festival and the Silver Hugo for Best Director at the Chicago International Film Festival. Morvern Callar made my list of the 100 best films of the aughts and she was rated number 12 in Guardian Unlimited’s list of the world’s 40 best directors working today. So yeah she sort of rocks.
Three clips have been released for her upcoming feature We Need To Talk About Kevin, starring Tilda Swinton and John C. Reilly. The film is by far one of my most anticipated movies of 2011. been released for her up aughts and she was Adapted from the acclaimed bestseller by Lionel Shriver, the story follows a mother (Swinton) and father (John C. Reilly) whose teenage son is the perpetrator of a high school massacre. Watch the clips below.
via Daily Motion