• 'Silence Of The Lambs' director Jonathan Demme dies aged 73

    'Silence Of The Lambs' director Jonathan Demme dies aged 73


    He also helmed Philadelphia , The Manchurian Candidate and Rachel Getting Married .

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    Jonathan Demme to chair San Sebastian jury


    Academy Award-winning director Jonathan Demme will chair the official jury at this year's San Sebastian film festival. Demmeis known for films including The Silence Of The Lambs, Philadelphia, The Manchurian Candidate, Stop Making Sense and Neil Young: Heart Of Gold. He will also be presenting a 'work in progress' ...

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    SilverDocs pays tribute to Jonathan Demme


    SilverDocs will honour Jonathan Demme at the Charles Guggenheim Symposium, the six-day documentary festival's centerpiece event set to take place in June just outside Washington DC. Demme's documentary work includes: last year's Neil Young: Heart Of Gold ; T he Agronomist (2003), an account of the life of Haitian ...

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    Demme doc goes to THINKFilm


    THINKFilm has acquired all North American rights to JonathanDemme's The Agronomist ,a documentary profile of the assassinated Haitian journalist and national heroJean Dominique that receives its world premiere in Venice and North Americanpremiere in Toronto. The film will open in the US in 2004 and charts Dominique's careeras operator of ...

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    Fortissimo complete French distribution deal for Marley


    Fortissimo Films has finalised a deal for Wild Side Films to handle French rights to the Jonathan Demme documentary feature Marley . Wild Side, the specialised distribution company owned by Wild Bunch, will co-distribute on all media platforms in France with La Pacte Films. The film will be produced and ...

  • Reviews

    Lou Reed's Berlin


    Dir. Julian Schnabel. USA 2007. 83 mins.