• Patricia Arquette docks with Claire Denis sci-fi

    Patricia Arquette docks with Claire Denis sci-fi


    EXCLUSIVE: Oscar-winner joins sci-fi alongside Robert Pattinson, Mia Goth.

  • Robert Pattinson to star in Claire Denis sci-fi

    Robert Pattinson to star in Claire Denis sci-fi


    Robert Pattinson is attached to play the lead role in Claire Denis’ upcoming English-language sci-fi film, written with British writer Zadie Smith.

  • 35 Shots Of Rum (35 Rhums)

    35 Shots Of Rum (35 Rhums)


    Dir: Claire Denis. France-Germany. 2008. 100mins.

  • Claire Denis, Zadie Smith, Wild Bunch on space mission

    Claire Denis, Zadie Smith, Wild Bunch on space mission


    EXCLUSIVE: French director’s first English-language film is set in space; artist Olafur Eliasson among collaborators.

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    New Wave takes UK rights to Denis' 35 Shot Of Rum


    New UK distributor New Wave Films has acquired Claire Denis' 35 Shots Of Rum (35 Rhums).The deal was struck with sales company Elle Driver.The film is in competition in Venice and will also screen here in Toronto.Bruno Pesery produced for Soudaine Compagnie.Denis wrote the screenplay with Jean-Pol Fargeau.Alex Descas, Mati ...

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    German-French funders back projects including new Denis film


    Three internationalco-productions have been awarded nearly $1.28m (Euros 1m) by the German FederalFilm Board (FFA) and France's CNC at thelatest sitting of the German-French Funding Committee.The largest amount - $576,787(Euros 450,000) - was given to Peter Sehr and Marie Noelle'sGerman-French-Spanish co-production DieFrauen Des Anarchisten which will be produced by Sehr ...

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    A Perfect Day opens Antalya's Eurasia Film Festival


    The festival has programmed more than 60 Turkish premieres of international titles including The Wrestler, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Genova, RocknRolla, and The Palermo Shooting.The International Competition, which includes Uberto Pasolini's Machan, Claire Denis' 35 Rhums, Karim Dridi's Khamsa and Christian Petzold's Jerichow, will be decided by a five-person jury presided ...

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    Estoril announces line-up, Catherine Deneuve to chair jury


    Portugal 's Estoril Film Festival has revealed its full line-up of films for 2008.Run by renowned Portuguese producer Paulo Branco, the festival will showcase 14 titles in competition from across Europe. Films screening include Claire Denis' 35 Rhums, Albert Serra's Birdsong and lesser known titles from Eastern Europe, such as ...

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    Toronto reviews


    Gala PresentationsBurn After Reading (Joel and Ethan Coen)Dean Spanley (Toa Fraser)The Duchess (Saul Dibb)Fifty Dead Men Walking (Kari Skogland)La Fille De Monaco (Anne Fontaine)The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (Jodie Markell)Nothing But The Truth (Rod Lurie)One Week (Michael McGowan)The Other Man (Richard Eyre)Passchendaele (Paul Gross)Pride And Glory (Gavin O'Connor)Rachel Getting ...

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    Eurimages announces latest funding of $5.4m


    The board of Eurimages has decided to support 12 features in its latest funding round, marking a total amount of $5.4m (Euros 4.2m). The coproductions supported are:35 Rhums, dir. Claire Denis (France, Germany, Belgium) Capri 1934, dir. Benoit Jacquot (France, Germany) Elsa, dir. Silvio Soldini (Italy, Switzerland) Fur einen Augenblick, ...