• The Silence Of Lorna (Le Silence De Lorna)

    The Silence Of Lorna (Le Silence De Lorna)


    Dirs: Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne. Belg-Fr-Italy. 105mins.

  • Dardenne Brothers to give Cannes Cinema Masterclass

    Dardenne Brothers to give Cannes Cinema Masterclass


    The Dardenne brothers, Jean-Pierre and Luc, will give this year’s Cinema Masterclass at the Cannes Film Festival.

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    Dardenne brothers ready to shoot new feature


    Shooting is to begin on Oct 1 on Le Silence De Lorna, the latest feature from Palme D'Or winners Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne.The new film stars Arta Dobroshi as a young woman from Albania who wants to emigrate to France even if that would mean that she has to marry ...

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    Cannes unveils competition line-up of 19 titles


    CompetitionLaurent Cantet - Entre Les Murs (France)Nuri Bilge Ceylan - Three Monkeys (Turkey-France-Italy)Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne - Le Silence De Lorna (Belgium-France-Italy-Germany)Arnaud Desplechin - A Christmas Story (France)Clint Eastwood - Changeling (US)Atom Egoyan - Adoration (Canada)Ari Folman - Waltz With Bashir ( Israel-France-Germany )Philippe Garrel - La Frontiere De L'Aube ...

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    Eurimages backs new films fromMoodysson, Dardennes


    At its latest meeting July 1-3, the board of the Council of Europe's Eurimages Fund has agreed to back 12 new feature films with a total of $6m(Euros 4.38m). The selections include new films from Lukas Moodysson, The Chorus director Christophe Barratier and from Palme d'Or winners the Dardenne brothers. ...

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    Blindness to open Cannes Film Festival


    Fernando Meirelles' Blindness is to open the Cannes Film Festival and will join the Competition line-up, it has been confirmed.The film, about a city hit with a plague causing most of the population to go blind, was adapted by Don McKellar from the novel by Jose Saramago.The cast is led ...

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    Cannes Buzz: The Competition


    CompetitionBlindness (Can-Jap-US)Dir: Fernando MeirellesThe story: Blindness is based on the novel by Nobel prize-winner Jose Saramago in which a cataclysm of unknown origin sweeps through a city, rendering everyone blind. As society disintegrates, a small group struggles to hold on to the bond they have formed.The cast: A powerful ensemble ...