Jordan’s Toronto Diary – Day One
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Jordan’s Toronto Diary – Day One

The first day of any major film fest will be a resoundingly exhausting experience. So…

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2 awards for Fruitvale Station at Deauville festival
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2 awards for Fruitvale Station at Deauville festival

(Thanks to Arnaud Trouvé) -Grand Prix « Night moves » de Kelly Reichardt -Prix du…

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Toronto Int’l Film Festival tribute to Roger Ebert
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Tweet Raves for Dallas Buyers Club’s McConaughey and Leto
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Tweet Raves for Dallas Buyers Club’s McConaughey and Leto

DALLAS BUYERS CLUB: McConaughey gives Ejiofor a run for his money as AIDS patient battling…

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Sacro GRA wins Golden Lion in Venice
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Sacro GRA wins Golden Lion in Venice

Thanks to Guy Lodge the awards announcements are trickling in. So far: Golden Lion: Sacro…

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How Toronto Might Shift the Oscar Race
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How Toronto Might Shift the Oscar Race

Telluride has gotten the jump on Toronto, Oscar-wise, lately. But that doesn’t mean the same…

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57th BFI London Film Festival slate announced
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57th BFI London Film Festival slate announced

(thanks again to Paddy at ScreenOnScreen) Official Competition The sophomore Official Competition line-up, recognising inspiring,…

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Saving Mr. Banks and Foxcatcher to open AFI Fest
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Saving Mr. Banks and Foxcatcher to open AFI Fest

It’s beginning to look a lot like Oscar. AFI Fest just announced that Saving Mr.…

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Telluride Diary Last Day: The Middle Distance
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Telluride Diary Last Day: The Middle Distance

Telluride Review: Salinger
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Telluride Review: Salinger

Who hasn’t been captivated at one time or another by J.D. Salinger’s Catcher in the…

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Telluride Diary: We All Shine On
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Telluride Diary: We All Shine On

12 Years a Slave: Rapturous reaction in Telluride
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12 Years a Slave: Rapturous reaction in Telluride

Twitter again erupts in praise of another likely masterpiece. Two days ago we got dazzled…

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Telluride Diary Day One – Alive at Night
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Telluride Diary Day One – Alive at Night

Because my travel arrangements last year had me driving ten hours from Denver to Telluride…

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TIFF Trailer Mashup
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12 Years A Slave to debut at New York Film Festival
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12 Years A Slave to debut at New York Film Festival

New York, NY (August 30, 2013) – The Film Society of Lincoln Center and Film…

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London Film Festival announces UK premiere of Stephen Frears’ Philomena
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London Film Festival announces UK premiere of Stephen Frears’ Philomena

(Press Release) London, 30th August, 2013: – The 57th BFI London Film Festival in partnership…

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Telluride Lineup Announced – Gravity, Llewyn Davis, Labor Day
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Telluride Lineup Announced – Gravity, Llewyn Davis, Labor Day

40th Telluride Film Festival is proud to present the following new feature films to play…

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Twitter reacts to Gravity in Venice
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Twitter reacts to Gravity in Venice

GRAVITY (A) Mainlined sensation. A staggering dance, then a balletic fall, into great silence. Maybe…

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Off to Telluride: And So it Begins
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Off to Telluride: And So it Begins

This afternoon I will drive from Los Angeles to Telluride making a few stops along…

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Official New York Film Festival Lineup
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Official New York Film Festival Lineup

  The fest will play, most notably, Captain Phillips and Her.  Many of the choices…

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