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Film "The Ballad of Narayama" (1983)

This film won the 1983 Palme d’Or.  I had bought this DVD a few years ago, but didn’t feel like watching it until last week.  758 more words


Movie review: Palme d'or winner Dheepan a turbulent refugee drama


Starring: Antonythasan Jesuthasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby
Directed by: Jacques Audiard
Running time: 115 minutes

Jacques Audiard knows how to bring dramatic punch to a story. 440 more words


Tale of Tales : Fairy Tales for Adults

From the moment I saw the impeccable world-building that I witnessed in Gomorra, I knew that Matteo Garrone was both a talented and ambitious filmmaker. 887 more words

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Friday Film Club: TASTE OF CHERRY

Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival and celebrated as the critical rival of his own 1994 film THROUGH THE OLIVE TREES, Abbas Kiarostami’s TASTE OF CHERRY follows a middle-aged, middle class man—possibly cut from the same cloth as Kiarostami himself—quietly resolved to some desperate purpose. 187 more words

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Don't miss Un Homme Qui Crie (A Screaming Man), directed by Mahamet-Saleh Haroun at FilmClub

The final film for FilmClub’s pilot season at the Tatham Art Gallery in Pietermaritzburg is Un Homme Qui Crie (A Screaming Man), directed by Mahamet-Saleh Haroun. 319 more words


MVFF38, Weekend 2 (Fri-Sun)

By Daniel Barnes

The 38th annual Mill Valley Film Festival wrapped up last night with a gala screening of Suffragette, starring an on-the-scene Carey Mulligan, as well as Helena Bonham Carter and Meryl Streep. 718 more words


Blue is The Warmest Colour

On the one hand, Blue is the Warmest Colour has been hyped to dizzying heights. It made history at the Cannes film festival by having the Palme d’Or awarded not only to the director Abdellatif Kechiche, but also to its two leading actresses Lea Seydoux and Adele Exarchopoulos. 547 more words