Falling is a 2020 drama film written and directed by Viggo Mortensen in his feature directorial debut. The film stars Mortensen as John Peterson, a middle-aged gay man whose conservative and homophobic father Willis (Lance Henriksen) starts to exhibit symptoms of dementia, forcing him to sell the family farm and move to Los Angeles to live with John and his husband Eric () Watch the trailer for Falling written and directed by Viggo Mortensen in his feature directorial debut.í ½í´´ Want to be notified of all the latest movie trailer..
FALLING follows John (Viggo Mortensen) who lives with his partner, Eric (Terry Chen), and their daughter, MÃ³nica (Gabby Velis), in California, far from the traditional rural life he left behind.. Viggo Mortensen makes his directorial debut with Falling and stars with Lance Henriksen. Both actors drew on real life experiences for the drama, coming Friday to theaters and video on demand Falling review - Viggo Mortensen casts a clear eye on dementia In the Lord of the Rings star's powerful debut as a director, Lance Henriksen plays a homophobic father compelled to move in with his.. Viggo Mortensen and David Cronenberg during the filming of Falling, 2020. Courtesy of Mongrel Media David Cronenberg has a small part in Falling , as Willis's proctologist
Falling, the season's other new film about a patriarch's mental undoing, is decidedly less pleasant.But also more ambitious and ultimately unforgettable. Viggo Mortensen will not be taking. Viggo Mortensen turned to directing for the first time in his career with Falling, and though his fictional story is set firmly in a polarized America, it should resonate deeply with his family Viggo Mortensen On His Directorial Debut, 'Falling,' His Past Roles In Movies You Probably Forgot About, And Working With David Cronenberg Again Mike Ryan Twitter Senior Entertainment Writer.
Perceval Pictures and Quiver Distribution will be releasing Falling, the directorial debut of actor Viggo Mortensen, on February 5 th. The simultaneous theatrical, digital, and on demand release comes almost exactly one year after its world premiere as the closing night film of the 2020 Sundance Film Festival Viggo Mortensen was nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in 2018's Green Book, but his long career includes Oscar nominated roles in 2017's Captain Fantastic and David Cronenberg. Falling ist ein Filmdrama von Viggo Mortensen, das im Januar 2020 beim Sundance Film Festival seine Premiere feierte und am 8. April 2021 in die deutschen Kinos kommen soll Viggo Mortensen has officially announced the soundtrack for his directorial debut Falling, which finds him collaborating with iconic guitarist Buckethead, along with a theme song from ugly pop. Viggo Mortensen is making his directorial debut with a deeply personal story about memory. In a PEOPLE exclusive first look at the trailer for Falling, Mortensen stars as John, who takes in his.
. But, credit to Tolkien mega-fan Colbert where it's due, the host did tamp down his wonted fanboy glee for the most part, even though he had Aragorn, Son of Arathorn, 16th Chieftain of the DÃºnedain, and eventual King Elessar (Strider to his friends) in the house Falling est un film rÃ©alisÃ© par Viggo Mortensen avec Viggo Mortensen, Lance Henriksen. Synopsis : Le film fait partie de la SÃ©lection Officielle Cannes 2020. John vit en Californie avec son. 'Falling': A vexing issue detracts from Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut The well-intentioned drama never makes the case why a decent man would stay close to his detestable father
JoBlo.com sits down with Viggo Mortensen and Lance Henriksen to talk Mortenson's directorial debut FALLING (2021). PLOT: When 80-year-old independent farmer Willis travels to Los Angeles for an. Perceval Pictures and Quiver Distribution will be releasing Falling, the directorial debut of actor Viggo Mortensen, on February 5 th.The simultaneous theatrical, digital, and on demand release comes almost exactly one year after its world premiere as the closing night film of the 2020 Sundance Film Festival Viggo Mortensen's first directorial feature, Falling -- a mix of hope and existentialist despair -- is rooted in the story of his family Viggo Mortensen will write, produce, star, and make his directorial debut in Falling, a story of a son's relationship with his aging father.. Mortensen wrote the screenplay and will play. Mortensen says he was prompted to write Falling first as a short story, then a film, after his mother died and he started remembering things she had said. After his father died, he found a way into the story
Viggo Peter Mortensen jr. (New York, 20 oktober 1958) is een Amerikaanse acteur van Deens-Noorse afkomst.Hij werd genomineerd voor een Oscar, een Golden Globe en een BAFTA Award voor zijn rol in Eastern Promises.Meer dan tien andere filmprijzen werden hem daadwerkelijk toegekend, waaronder verschillende samen met de gehele cast van The Lord of the Rings-filmtrilogie, waarin hij de rol van. Falling NOWNESS partners with Modern Films for the online release of Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut Today, December 10, 202
Viggo Mortensen makes his directorial debut with Falling. The new trailer released Wednesday depicts his character's struggles with an abusive father (Lance Henriksen) suffering from dementia Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. (/ Ë v iË É¡ oÊ Ë m ÉËr t Én s Én /;  Danish: [Ëviko ËmÉËtnÌ©snÌ©]; born October 20, 1958) is a Danish-American actor, author, musician, photographer, poet, and painter.Born in New York to a Danish father and American mother, he was a resident of Venezuela and Argentina during his childhood Falling follows John (Viggo Mortensen) who lives with his partner, Eric (Terry Chen), and their daughter, MÃ³nica (Gabby Velis), in California, far from the traditional rural life he left behind years ago, while his conservative father, Willis (Lance Henriksen), lives alone on the isolated farm where John grew up. In the early stages of dementia, Willis is brought to John's California home. Quiver Distribution has unleashed a new trailer for Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut family drama 'Falling'. The film follows John (Viggo Mortensen) who lives with his partner, Eric.
Falling marks the directorial debut of celebrated actor Viggo Mortensen, who has been nominated for three Academy Awards and is an accomplished musician i Viggo Mortensen makes his directorial debut and stars in the upcoming film, Falling. A trailer released on Tuesday gives the first look at the movie, in which Mortensen stars as a gay man. Viggo Mortensen is the latest high-profile actor to make his directorial debut, with the father-son drama Falling.Mortensen stars in Falling as a middle-aged gay man whose conservative and. SEE Viggo Mortensen movies: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best In Falling, Henriksen co-stars as Willis Peterson, a deeply conservative and homophobic man fading into dementia Viggo Mortensen's Falling is as inscrutable as the man behind the lens. A series of flashbacks, stretched across the 20th century, confirm that Willis (Sverrir Gudnason) has always been a cruel man
Viggo Mortensen is a man of many talents. Best known for playing Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, his latest project, Falling, sees him on quadruple duty as writer, director, composer. Viggo Mortensen Talks 'Falling' Criticism About Playing A Gay Man: You're Assuming I'm Completely Straight Following Sundance, the film was made an official selection title at Cannes, the Toronto International Film Festival, the San Sebastian Film Festival, and it earned a Best Picture nomination at the 2020 European Film Awards I t's a little surprising to hear that it's taken as long as it has for the industrious multi-hyphenate Viggo Mortensen to finally write and direct a movie. Falling is his wistful debut feature about time, family tensions and generational malaise.. At its centre is the actor Lance Henriksen as a dyspeptic widower who raised his two children in his own conservative, patriarchal image The journey for Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut Falling has been a long one. In the movie that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, he also stars as a gay married liberal taking. Viggo Mortensen plays a gay man who becomes his homophobic father's caretaker in 'Falling,' which he also wrote, directed, and scored
From Sundance 2020, Viggo Mortensen talks about making his directorial debut Falling alongside his cast, including Lance Henriksen .S. distribution and will be released by Perceval Pictures and Quiver. Falling is the latest drama movie to come to cinemas, with Viggo Mortensen at the helm. Viggo is famed for his turn as Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, while also starring in Oscar. Viggo Mortensen, Actor: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. Since his screen debut as a young Amish farmer in Peter Weir's Witness (1985), Viggo Mortensen's career has been marked by a steady string of well-rounded performances. Mortensen was born in New York City, to Grace Gamble (Atkinson) and Viggo Peter Mortensen, Sr. His father was Danish, his mother was American, and his. FALLING finds Viggo Mortensen attempting to pay tribute to his parents with a complicated father-son drama but it's overlong, lacking in sensitivity & a slog to get through. Lance Henriksen & Mortensen deliver strong performances but I'm afraid it's not enough to pick this falling film up
Viggo Mortensen has consistently earned acclaim for his work in a wide range of films. Some of these include GREEN BOOK, CAPTAIN FANTASTIC, A DANGEROUS METHOD. EASTERN PROMISES, A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE, THE ROAD, APPALOOSA, FAR FROM MEN, THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY, JAUJA, HIDALGO, ALATRISTE and THE LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy This week, Viggo Mortensen is heading to London to begin the editing process on Falling, his directorial debut.The film, in which Mortensen stars with Lance Henriksen and Laura Linney (see an. Viggo Mortensen has watched people fade. The actor, known for starring in roles in The Lord of the Rings and Eastern Promises among other acclaimed films, releases his directorial debut Falling this week. The film also stars Mortensen as a middle-aged gay man trying to care for his dementia-addled father (Lance Henriksen), and is drawn from the actor-director's familial experience with the. Viggo Mortensen is returning to the Sundance Film Festival for the first time since 2016 when Captain Fantastic made a big splash and led eventually to a Best Actor Oscar nomination for the star
John (Viggo Mortensen) lives with his partner, Eric (Terry Chen), and their daughter, MÃ³nica (Gabby Velis), in California, far from the traditional rural life he left behind years ago. John's father, Willis (Lance Henriksen), a headstrong man from a bygone era, lives alone on the isolated farm where John grew up Viggo Mortensen has defended playing a gay man in his new film Falling, insisting it's none of your business whether or not he's completely straight. The 62-year-old stars as John in the movie, who invites his conservative, dementia-suffering father to live with him and his husband, played by Terry Chen Viggo Mortensen is stepping behind the camera for the first time for the family drama Falling and ET Canada has your exclusive first look at the new trailer. Not only does the Oscar-nominated.
Viggo Mortensen defends playing gay character in directorial debut Falling. Actor said he did not write himself gay role as 'gimmick FALLING follows John (Viggo Mortensen) who lives with his partner, Eric (Terry Chen), and their daughter, MÃ³nica (Gabby Velis), in California, far from the traditional rural life he left behind years ago, while his conservative father, Willis (Lance Henriksen), lives alone on the isolated farm where John grew up
Vigo Mortensen in 'Falling' (Source:Screenshot / YouTube) Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut, the LGBTQ-themed feature Falling, has a new teaser trailer, Indiewire reports . The Indiewire article offers a synopsis of the film's plot, noting that Mortensen, who wrote as well as directed, stars as John, the partnered gay son of a conservative farmer played by Lance Henriksen Falling is the latest drama movie to come to cinemas, with Viggo Mortensen at the helm. Viggo is famed for his turn as Aragorn in the Lord of the Rings trilogy, while also starring in Oscar-winning movie Green Book Sinopsis. John Petersen (Viggo Mortensen) vive con su novio Eric (Terry Chen) y la hija adoptiva de ambos en el sur de California. Su padre Willis (Lance Henriksen) un granjero tradicional y conservador de 80 aÃ±os, decide viajar a Los Ãngeles y quedarse en casa de John mientras busca el lugar idÃ³neo para jubilarse Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut 'Falling' premiered this weekend in Belgium during #FFG2020. In this foreword, he tells us about the roads that lead him to write, direct and star in this deeply personal and beautiful film inspired by his parents, his childhood, and times gone by
Viggo Mortensen is defending his role as a gay man in his new film Falling, suggesting that he might not be completely straight At first glance, Viggo Mortensen's Falling looks a lot like any other Actor's Directorial Debut. It's an actors' piece, first and foremost, with a story lifted, at least in part, from Mortensen's own life. Yet, while Falling does fit into this common pattern it is also, for better and worse, a much stranger and more offbeat proposition than it initially appears - an. Viggo Mortensen is an all-encompassing artist. Since 1985, he's acted in 52 films, released 21 records, and authored or co-authored 18 books, some of which consist of his photography, and poetry. Despite having never shot a movie, even a short film, Green Book star Viggo Mortensen recalled first pitching his directorial debut, Falling, to poker-faced international distributors
Viggo Mortensen joins us live to talk about his new film, Falling, his debut as a director, which he also wrote. It's the story of a conservative father moving from his rural farm to live with his. Viggo Mortensen is defending his choice to play a gay role in Falling. The new movie, which he wrote and is his directorial debut, sees the Lord of the Rings star as John and follows his.