Baz Luhrmann

Submitted by on Sep 3, 2015

Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann – Australian director and screenwriter. For his romantic musical “Moulin Rouge”nominated for”Oscar”, “Golden Globe», BAFTA, «Caesar”and”Palme d’Or”at the Cannes Film Festival. Winner of the BAFTA Award and Berlin Film Festival for the tape”Romeo + Juliet.”He was awarded the prize of the youth jury of the Cannes Film Festival for the film”Dancing without rules».

The main movie director Baz Luhrmann

Mark Anthony Luhrmann (the real name of this base) born September 17, 1962 in Australia, in Sydney, the son of the director of the ballet school. Not surprisingly, the young brand from infancy identified the dancers. However, a little grown up, Luhrmann dropped out of school and became interested in theater. He staged performances with friends and even put together their own troupe. 17-year-old Luhrmann has made serious attempts on the stage as a director. After high school he enrolled in film school Australian National Institute of Dramatic Art. And then create a theater troupe The Six Years Old Company, and not without success, worked on various productions of opera and musicals. In cinematography Luhrmann began as an actor, starring in the 19-year-old in the film “The Moon of our hopes,” “The Dark Side”. But then devoted himself entirely to directing.

As a director and screenwriter in cinema Luhrmann made his debut in 29 years, presenting the tape, which has invested a lot of personal – “Dancing without rules”, which Baz was a co-writer and director. He created a musical based on his childhood ballet. The first base film is about a young dancer Scott Hastings, who during the World Cup dance suddenly decides to rock ‘n’ roll PA prohibited in ballroom dancing. Fairy tale romance, tasteful music and spectacular choreography went to the prestigious competition – at the Cannes Film Festival. There are 29-year-old debut director created a furor – the elite intellectual cinema applauded him for 15 minutes! As a result, the film won the Jury Prize of the youth, and later received a nomination for “Golden Globe” After the festival success of the musical was released in the world rolled – broke the financial records: modest avtraliyskaya tape has collected, for example, in the US more than $ 11 million.

The director immediately zazvali to Hollywood, where he in 1996 he created the modern apadtatsiyu Shakespeare’s plot, trendy film “Romeo + Juliet” with Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role (again success, and again – more than 147 million as rolling fees the world).

His third film, he presented five years – staggering tape “Moulin Rouge”(2001) with Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor in the lead roles. The love story of the red-haired courtesan and the poor poet in the colorful scenery of the famous Parisian nightclub”Moulin Rouge”and admired intellectuals and simple layman. The musical was a resounding success, having collected all what is possible, the prestigious film awards of the world – from the”Golden Globe”to”Oscar”. It is believed that the “Dancing without rules”, “Romeo + Dzheletta”and”Moulin Rouge”- a trilogy Luhrmann under the poetic name”red curtain trilogy”. In 2008, 7 years after this triumph, (yes, the director is working slowly, preferring quality – number), the premiere of the fourth movie – “Australia”with Hugh Jackman and Nicole Kidman – the dramatic fabric of the English aristocracy, inherited a piece of Australian ground. Once again, the film Luhrmann finds success and a nomination for”Oscar”. The base became the fifth film adaptation of the same name works Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” (2013) with Leonardo DiCaprio in the title role. The director ensures – watching the movie Baz Luhrmann will bring the viewer an enormous pleasure.

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