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  1. The Way Of Bresson: Two Books Illuminate The Philosophy And Working Method of a Unique FilmmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Chicago Sun-Times

    It's the complexity of this situation that makes for fascinating TV, along with Carchman's respect for all the players and a refusal to turn Enlighten The film is not so much tone-deaf as old-fashioned, emerging from a more innocent time when politics as usual actually had "The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens Glenn Kenny on two re-releases from New York Review Books that offer a look into the mind of director Robert Bresson.

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  2. Festival on Wheels to hit the road for the 22nd time in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Turkish Daily News

    It's that time of the year again, when one of Turkey's oldest film festivals, the Festival on Wheels, gets ready to take on the road for two weeks. The festival will kick off in Ankara on Nov. 25, staying in the capital for a week before traveling to Eskisehir from Dec. 2 to 4 and ending its journey in the northern province of Kastamonu, staying there from Dec. 5 to 7. Running its 22nd edition and organized by Ankara Cinema Association, the Festival on Wheels once again will screen latest award-winners in its "World Cinema" and "Turkey 2016" sections.

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  3. Arts / Don Quixote takes centre stage in $1500 reading prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Canberra City News

    A BUSY Canberra mother of four was announced, this morning, the winner of the unique project "Money to Read" at the National Library of Australia. Moira Christie wins $1500 for the privilege of reading Miguel Cervantes' literary classic "Don Quixote" in its English translation at the National Library of Australia in Canberra.

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  4. How this writera s short story became a major filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | Watertown Daily Times

    At the heart of author Ted Chiang's acclaimed short story “Story of Your Life” is the idea of translation: A linguist learns a new language as she attempts to communicate with an alien race that has suddenly appeared on Earth. And now, “Story of Your Life” itself has been translated: It's the source for a major new film, “Arrival.” Chiang, a native of Port Jefferson on Long Island, has lived in the Seattle area since 1989, when he moved after college to work as a technical writer at Microsoft.

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  5. How a Wash. writer's short story became a major new filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | The Wichita Eagle

    At the heart of author Ted Chiang's acclaimed short story "Story of Your Life" is the idea of translation: A linguist learns a new language as she attempts to communicate with an alien race that has suddenly appeared on Earth. And now, "Story of Your Life" itself has been translated: It's the source for a major new film, "Arrival," coming to theaters Nov. 11. Chiang, a native of Port Jefferson, N.Y., has lived in the Seattle area since 1989, when he moved after college to work as a technical writer at Microsoft.

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  6. Sonia Braga shines in the absorbing Brazilian drama 'Aquarius'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Maryland Gazette

    The title of "Aquarius" refers to a two-story apartment complex, located in the Brazilian coastal city of Recife, that has clearly seen better days. By the end of Kleber Mendona Filho's gorgeous, ruminative new film, this endangered piece of real estate has come to feel like not just a milieu but a metaphor.

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  7. Previewing Denver Film Festival 2016 - and Emma Stone's Visit for La La LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Denver Westword

    Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone in La La Land , which opens this year's Denver Film Festival. Additional images and more below.

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  8. How trawling a beach during spring break unearthed American Honey's Sasha LaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Age

    What do you do when your star drops out three weeks before you're due to film a sprawling road movie across the American Mid West? British director Andrea Arnold, best known for Fish Tank and Wuthering Heights , headed for the beach. She and her team went "street casting" at Panama City Beach in Florida, trawling for a teenage girl who could take on the lead role in American Honey .

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  9. Russia's lens on duels and young love Psychological thrillers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Psychological thrillers, romance, comedy, action and adventure are all part of the diverse programming of The Resurrection Russian Film Festival. The festival opens with romantic-comedy The Good Boy.

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  10. Films competing at Oscars, fests to get promotion fundsRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | Nerve News

    New Delhi, Nov 1 - Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday announced that the ministry will provide Film Promotion Fund to films selected as Indias official entry to Academy Awards under the Best Foreign Language Film category. Money will also be available for movies which are selected in any competition section of an international film festival.

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  11. 10 Anime Films You Should Watch if You Like Studio GhibliRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Hypebeast.com

    In May, a UK studio called Fire Panda recreated Oculus and Vive-compatible VR scenes from three of Studio Ghibli's most well-known classics. The legendary animation studio premiered a prize-winning short, dialogue-free film titled The Red Turtle the same month, in collaboration with Dutch-British animator MichaA l Dudok de Witis at the Cannes Film Festival.

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  12. Viggo Mortensen in 'Captain Fantastic,' now on DVD and Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Ben's six kids are literate, fit, thoughtful, self-reliant and growing up off the grid. Raising them in an idyllic Washington state wilderness, he imbues them with his carefully cultivated alternative lifestyle.

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  13. How Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds Have Mastered the Art of Public StardomRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | E! Online

    Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds ' life behind closed doors just has to be as charmed as their public personas let on, right? It goes without saying, there's an undeniable It factor to Blake and Ryan's starry relationship that us pop culture junkies can't seem to get enough of. Their red carpet chemistry is nearly palpable, even four years into their marriage they can't seem to get enough of each other, and that adorable birthday celebration the new mom of two recently threw Reynolds for his 40th? Like her BFF Taylor Swift , we too were left "drowning in tears of joy."

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  14. Ken Loach to get BAFTA Scotland honourRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    Ken Loach, one of Britain's most celebrated filmmakers, is to get an outstanding achievement award at Scotland's film and TV Oscars for the movies his company has made north of the border. The award-winning director and two of his main collaborators - screenwriter Paul Laverty and producer Rebecca O'Brien - will be honoured at the BAFTA Scotland gala ceremony in Glasgow next month.

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  15. a oeMa' Rosaa premieres at 32nd Haifa International Film Festival in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    The Philippine Embassy in Israel hailed the inclusion of the acclaimed Filipino film "Ma' Rosa" in the 32nd Haifa International Film Festival, the Department of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday. The film, by director Brillante Mendoza, premiered at the Haifa Cinematheque on Oct. 17 and at the Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art on Oct. 24. Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial commended the film's participation in the film festival as a confirmation of the high quality of films being created by Filipino film makers in recent years.

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  16. Movie review: Sonia Braga shines as a widow battling injustice and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    The title of "Aquarius" refers to a two-story apartment complex in the Brazilian coastal city of Recife that has clearly seen better days. By the end of Kleber Mendonca Filho's gorgeous, ruminative new film, this endangered piece of real estate has come to feel like not just a milieu but a metaphor.

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  17. STA Travel Raises Awareness of Youth Cancer in New Charity Single and VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | PRWeb

    We want to spread the word about these teenage cancer charities, and their important work in bringing young people together for treatment in a home-away-from-home environment. For a young person confronting cancer, low self-esteem and social isolation is common.

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  18. Japanese Ambassador was excited about the movie telling about dark and cold years in ArmeniaRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2016 | Groong

    October 13-17 are marked as Japanese cinema fireworks in Armenia.  This is the 11th Japanese Film Festival in Armenia.  "Aravot" asked the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Armenia, H.E. Mr. Eiji Taguchi , what movies he would like to be screened in his homeland.  The ambassador said that he is not well aware of the modern Armenian movies but knows the classics very well, for example, he is fascinated by the art of Parajanov.  "Parajanov is a wonderful filmmaker.  Sometimes, festivals are organized in Japan, which housed Parajanov's films too.

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  19. STA raises awareness of youth cancer in new charity singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Scoop

    UK hip-hop band 'Along Came Shifty' donate proceeds of song downloads to CanTeen For a young person confronting cancer, low self-esteem and social isolation is common. In a powerful new music video, STA Travel highlights the valuable work of youth cancer charities in making sure no young person faces cancer alone.

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  20. 9 reasons critics are calling Ken Loach's new movie 'I,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | IcStafford

    Here's why critics and fans are raving about award-winning director's powerful new film which offers a poignant snapshot of life in modern Britain It's already been widely touted as one of the most provocative and talked-about films of recent years, and now I, Daniel Blake is coming to a cinema near you. The movie recently won the prestigious Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in France and has been leaving audiences astounded at recent exclusive Mirror screenings.

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