In the Limelight: Being John & Geraldine
- Geraldine Chaplin, John Malkovich, moderated by Dana Linssen
Geraldine Leigh Chaplin is a British actor. Daughter of Oona and Charles Chaplin, she gained fame with her first major role as Tonya in David Lean's “Doctor Schiwago” (1966). Geraldine has appeared in more than 200 films by amongst others Robert Altman, Alan Rudolph, renowned French filmmakers such as Alain Resnais, Jacques Rivette, as well as important directors of Spanish and South American cinema, particularly Carlos Saura.
John Malkovich is an American actor. In addition to his acting career, he is a director, writer and producer. His breakthrough as a film actor came with the novel adaptation "Death of a Salesman," directed by Volker Schlöndorff. To date, Malkovich has appeared in over 100 films. He is one of the most versatile and renowned actors of our time.
Dana Linssen is a Dutch film critic, philosopher and writer. She is the former editor-in-chief of de Filmkrant magazine, a long-standing film critic for NRC Handelsblad, the founder of the Slow Criticism Project and a curator of the Critics’ Choice at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. She has received several awards for her work as a film critic and has served as a Talent Press mentor for many years.