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La La Land

Director: Damien Chazelle; Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, John Legend, Finn Witrock, Josh Pence, J.K.Simmons.

Yesterday evening I went to see the award winning La La Land. 575 mots de plus

La La Land

Best of ’16, Honorable Mention: The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki

The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (Hymyilevä mies). Juho Kuosmanen. Finland/Sweden/Germany.

Still to this day, you can’t make a black-and-white boxing drama without immediately calling to mind Martin Scorsese’s revered Raging Bull. 444 mots de plus


Brazilian Filmmaker Kleber Mendonca Filho Inks With ICM Partners

EXCLUSIVE: ICM Partners has signed Brazilian writer-director Kleber Mendonca Filho, whose second feature film Aquarius starring Sonia Braga played in competition at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival to critical acclaim. 134 mots de plus

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Cannes Film Festival Re-Elects Pierre Lescure As President; Lionsgate Inks Deals For 'Kicking & Screaming' -- Global Briefs

As Cannes gears up for its 7oth edition this year, former Canal Plus chief Pierre Lescure has been unanimously re-elected as the fest’s president for a new three-year term. 202 mots de plus

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Best of 2016: #1. Elle (Paul Verhoeven)

1. Elle. Paul Verhoeven. France/Germany/Belgium.

It’s been nearly a decade since we (the cinema) last heard from Paul Verhoeven, perhaps, up until now, one of the most undervalued grand auteurs of our time. 802 mots de plus


Best of 2016: #2. American Honey (Andrea Arnold)

2. American Honey. Andrea Arnold. UK/USA.

Describing any of Andrea Arnold’s four feature films on paper is a tough sell. You’ve got a grimy adaptation of Wuthering Heights and a kitchen sink drama about a girl who wants to dance her way out of the slums (Fish Tank). 891 mots de plus


Best of 2016: #5. The Lobster (Yorgos Lanthimos)

5. The Lobster. Yorgos Lanthimos. Greece/Ireland/Netherlands/UK/France.

After watching The Lobster, a friend suggested to me that it would have been more apropos to title the film Heterosexuality: A Satire instead. 379 mots de plus