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Investigating Modern Sexual Discovery: François Ozon on "Young & Beautiful"

  • By Carlos Aguilar
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  • April 23, 2014 12:00 PM
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For audacious French director François Ozon, this idea of a widespread availability of sexual images has incredible potential for dramatic exploration. His films are known for taking intimate stories and permeating them with greater ideas about death, family, love, and, of course, sexual desire.

'Grand Street' Headed to Cannes

  • By Peter Belsito
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  • April 21, 2014 8:30 AM
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The Open Reel, an international sales agent, will be screening this new film Grand Street in Cannes.

German Films in Cannes 2014: Wim Wenders and Angela Schanelec to Present New Works

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • April 20, 2014 12:00 PM
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The German presence at this year's Cannes Film Festival will be numerous and varied across many of the festival's sections. Four German co-productions are screening in the Competition. Two German co-productions are featured in Un Certain Regard.

BFI Responds to Cannes Film Festival Announcement

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • April 19, 2014 10:30 AM
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After this week's announcement of the Cannes Film Festival Competition and Un Certain Regard Lineups, Ben Roberts, Director of the BFI Film Fund made a statement about the British filmmakers included in the exclusive list

Levring's The Salvation Selected for Cannes Film Festival

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • April 19, 2014 9:30 AM
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International Sales Agent TrustNordisk is proud to announce that The Salvation has been selected for the 67th Cannes International Film Festival. The film will screen as an Out of Competition – Midnight Screening at the festival, which will take place from May 14th-25th 2014.

Review: Only Lovers Left Alive - A Pair of Glamorous Bloodsuckers

  • By Carlos Aguilar
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  • April 10, 2014 9:00 PM
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Exotic trinkets and antique technology pave the rooms of a dimly lit apartment in desolated, almost-post-apocalyptic Detroit. Like a space transplanted from another era it is hard to tell what year it is by solely examining the objects, the colors, or the sounds that emanate from this place. Hiding in this crowded environment is Adam (Tom Hiddleston), pale, longhaired, and lonely individual. He is melancholy personified.

Cannes is Coming? Prepare With These Reports From SydneysBuzz

  • By Peter Belsito
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  • April 6, 2014 4:01 PM
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Know what U.S. Distributors are acquiring, what projects are in play and what companies are in the mix. This report is meant to be useful for producers looking for U.S. distribution.

Foreign Oscar Entry Review: The Missing Picture (L'Image Manquante)

  • By Carlos Aguilar
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  • March 20, 2014 7:00 PM
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The Missing Picture, Cambodia's Submission for the Academy Award Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film. U.S. : Strand Releasing. International Sales Agent: Films Distribution

Cannes 2014 Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury

  • By Sydney Levine
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  • March 9, 2014 10:00 AM
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A group of world-renowned filmmakers will award the top prizes in the Cinéfondation and Short Film section at Cannes

Sydney Speaks Legalese (sort of!)

  • By Jared Feldschreiber
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  • March 4, 2014 10:19 AM
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Lawyer Herald interviewed me. This is an interview I myself am proud of. Hope you like it too:

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