Britta's Letters from (and sometimes about) Berlin

Tuesday, 11 February 2014

Berlinale 2014




Tilda Swinton was here at the Berlinale  - the film "Grand Hotel Budapest" was shown 7 minutes away from our flat at the Zoo Palast - and I missed her! 
I already missed her in Edingburgh , where I was at the Film Festval in 2010 by a hair's breadths:



Well, in Bremen we have a saying: "Three is the inhabitant of Bremen's right" - so hopefully next time.
And  I will see "The Grand Budapest Hotel" - quite certain.

8 comments:

  1. Britta... I had to "google" your Tilda... I did not know her. She has had quite the career and I can see why you would like to see her! I could just see her as Jadis, the White Witch, in the Chronicles of Narnia...perfect casting! Sending you good wishes for a pleasant week....Susan

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  2. Dear Susan,
    thank you! She has a very interesting face, hasn't she? At the moment everybody is looking for George Clooney :-) . Normally I am not on the lookout for celebrities - I justthought: "Right around the corner (as in Edinburgh too)" - though I would never have the nerve to wait for them hours in the cold.
    I wish you a pleasant week too! Britta

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  3. Dear Suze,
    when I told husband that Tilda Swinton is not very famous in America, he looked at me and said: "Who the heck is Tilda Swinton?" :-)

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  4. I LOVE Tilda Swinton Brigitta …… she really fascinates me and I love her fashion style. It's really quirky….. she always wears something slightly ' off the wall ' on the red carpet and, I usually enjoy her films.
    Have a good weekend Brigitta. XXXX

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  5. Dear Jackie,
    I'm glad you love her too! I haven't seen all her films, but think she has a very interesting appearance. Have a fine weekend too! XXX

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  6. Ah, Tilda! I don't always enjoy the films she's in, but she has a unique presence on film, doesn't she? I'll look forward to your report on The Grand Budapest Hotel. Sounds promising.

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    1. Dear Sue,
      same with me (might have been the reason why I missed her? See: I managed to meet Roger Moore - some years ago). Though: I long to see The Grand Budapest Hotel.

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