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Hugo CabretI know it's been a while...I am really busy with my projects for study.
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You may know, that I'm going into the direction of Film and Animation (also illustration of course, but I would like to go into the moving image area).
So it's self-evident that when I see a really great film, I have to talk about it. And 'Hugo' IS great!
Who thought that one of the most famous directors of our time, Martin Scorsese, would ever produce a family movie? I didn't, especially cause I rather knew his mafia and gangster works, like 'Good Fellas' or 'Casino'.
Against this background it's just much more impressive that he created such a great declaration of love for the medium film - cause this is, what the film is. It picks the earliest films, produced by Georges Méliès, up and include them into the story of Brian Selznick, who wrote the novel.
The actors are impressive - also the special effects (which creates a really special, beautiful and primarly believable atmosphere). The music