Susanne Bier

Latest Articles

Lisa Nesselson -- Cannes report #2: more Von Trier

Lisa Nesselson -- Cannes report #2: more Von Trier

 What's the world coming to when a filmmaker can't joke about the Nazis and the Final Solution during a Cannes press conference? Lars Von Trier...
By Peter Keough  |  May 19, 2011

Review: In a Better World

Black-and-white issues get grayer in the 2010 Best Foreign Language Oscar winner, Susanne Bier’s In a Better World.
In a better movie
By PETER KEOUGH  |  April 15, 2011

Review: Brothers

Operation Enduring Freedom seems to have replaced Vietnam as Hollywood's go-to military quagmire from which to dredge gut-wrenching meditations on the psychological carnage of war.
Maguire, Gyllenhaal go deer hunting
By SHAULA CLARK  |  December 11, 2009

Things We Lost In the Fire

Too bad the bigger melodrama doesn’t equal its piquant parts.
Haunting agony and angst
By TOM MEEK  |  October 17, 2007

War zones

The party’s over. Time for the lessons to begin.
Fall films face terror at home and abroad
By PETER KEOUGH  |  September 12, 2007

After the Wedding

Subtle direction from rising star Susanne Bier should keep you guessing about the high cost of family secrets.
Supreme human drama
By CHRIS WANGLER  |  April 18, 2007