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  1. 10 female directors you need to watch in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Mashable

    ... Rider , a drama about a 12-year-old Maori girl wants to be a chief of her tribe. Caro then directed 2005's North Country , starring Charlize Theron and Frances McDormand, about a female miner who won the first successful sexual harassment case in ...

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  2. Want to shoot your movie in Minnesota? Not an easy sell at Sundance Film FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Star Tribune

    ... office on Park City's Main Street. The goal is to fuel a revival of the state's golden age of "Fargo" and "North Country." Or even "The Mighty Ducks." The current slate of Minnesota-produced projects is promising but thin. Woody Harrelson , who ...

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  3. Aquaman May Have Found Its Leading Lady, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Cinema Blend News

    ... . Amber Heard currently can be seen as Ulla in Tom Hooper's The Danish Girl . Her other credits include North Country , 3 Days to Kill , Magic Mike XXL and the short-lived NBC series The Playboy Club . While physically she looks close enough to ...

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  4. This Actress Says Working With Women Is ''Heaven''Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... actress told The Hollywood Reporter . The film boasts a crew full of women: director Niki Caro ( Whale Rider, North Country) , three producers (Diane Levin, Kim Zubick and Katie McNeill), a screenwriter (Angela Workman), a camera operator (Rachael ...

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  5. Delhi to host gender-based violence film festRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey and Angela Bassett. The films featured at the festival will be: "The Accused", "North Country", "The Color Purple", "What's Love Got to Do with It" and "Safe Haven".

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  6. Letters to Calendar: Let's talk female directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... top directors mentioned in these pieces. She directed the art-house hit "Whale Rider," the mainstream success "North Country" and was instrumental in turning a potentially formulaic Disney sports movie, "McFarland, USA," into something a great deal ...

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  7. The Untold Story of This Bald, Toothless Baby and Her Adorable 1993 Print AdRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2015 | Technology Marketing

    ... Is for Families" campaign. (Her big line was, "Are we there yet?") She also appeared in the 2005 film North Country, sharing scenes with Charlize Theron and Woody Harrelson. Her biggest advertising moment was a brief appearance on the grandest stage ...

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  8. This Underrated Film Perfectly Captured This Disturbing Universal TruthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Refinery 29

    ... of women could be overlooked for only about 90 minutes before the men saw the error of their ways. North Country was the first movie that ever made me angry, but more than that, throughout, I was incredulous. The title cards proclaimed it has been ...

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  9. Review: 'Suffragette': EW reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... is 1912, but there's something about Maud's suffering that feels just as contemporary as Charlize Theron's in North Country . With her sad gaze and a washed-out face etched with hardship, Mulligan exquisitely imbues Maud with the defeated air of ...

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  10. Jeremy Renner Recording An AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    The Avengers star is an aspiring singer/songwriter and plays instruments including the guitar and drums, and he has previously performed songs for a number of his films including North Country and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford. Jeremy is now working on his first full-scale musical project, but has yet to confirm when it will hit shelves.

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  11. Jessica Chastain Begins Production in Prague on The Zookeeper's WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... role, as Antonina A abiA ski. The Zookeeper's Wife director Niki Caro's previous films include Whale Rider and North Country . The Zookeeper's Wife dramatizes a real-life story of heroism. The time is 1939. The place is Poland, homeland of Antonina ...

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  12. Will Charlize Theron ever win another Oscar?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | FansShare

    ... big screen and once again found herself getting nominated for an Oscar, for her performance in the 2005 movie North Country. Unfortunately for getting nominated for an Academy Award, are we ever going to see the actress get her hands on an Oscar ...

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  13. First Photo: Woody Harrelson as 'LBJ' in Rob Reiner's BiopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | /film

    ... Joining Harrelson in the film is fellow Oscar nominee (and Emmy winner) Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor," "North Country," HBO's "Six Feet Under" and "Olive Kitteridge"), who reunites with director Reiner in the role of Senator Richard Russell, the ...

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  14. Richard Jenkins Talks Hairpieces & Old-Man Crushes On...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Deadline

    ... After Reading was the last film I did with her. I was pining over her for that whole movie. And the first was North Country , where we got to know each other. I'm just thankful she thought of me. Because the writing's so good it was fairly easy - ...

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  15. Daniel Bruhl, Jessica Chastain to star in "The Zookeeper's Wife"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    ... "The Martian" and Guillermo del Toro's "Crimson Peak," while Caro previously directed "Whale Rider" and "North Country." Disturbed's "Prayer," System of a Down's "Spiders" and Halestorm's "I Miss the Misery" will be among the songs. The festival ...

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  16. Daniel Bruhl to Star in - The Zookeeper's Wife' With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | SFGate

    ... ott's "The Martian" and Guillermo del Toro's "Crimson Peak," while Caro previously directed "Whale Rider" and "North Country."

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  17. Charlize Theron turns 40: Then and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | SFGate

    ... to get somewhere. Watch how much glossier Theron becomes from this point on, starting with the premiere of "North Country" at the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 12, 2005. "North Country would gain her another Oscar nomination. Oh dear. The bow must ...

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  18. Celebrity birthdays: Charlize Theron turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... to get somewhere. Watch how much glossier Theron becomes from this point on, starting with the premiere of "North Country" at the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 12, 2005. "North Country would gain her another Oscar nomination. Oh dear. The bow must ...

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  19. Birthday special: How Charlize Theron transformed her look for filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... ed performance garnered rave reviews. Charlize Theron plays Josey Aimes in the sexual harassment-themed drama 'North Country' inspired from a real-life court battle. She received an Oscar and Golden Globe nomination for her performance.

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  20. Charlize Theron carves a twisty path to 'Dark Places'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and she won numerous prizes, including an Oscar. Two years later, she followed it up with the acclaimed "North Country," and her prestige bona fides were sealed. Or so they seemed. Theron, by dint of her own choices or of Hollywood's, then ended up ...

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