All Gala Presentations articles – Page 8

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    Chloe

    2009-09-22T11:08:00Z

    Dir. Atom Egoyan. France/Canada. 2009. 99 mins

  • Micmacs (Micmacs A Tire-Larigot)
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    Micmacs (Micmacs A Tire-Larigot)

    2009-09-17T17:32:00Z

    Dir: Jean-Pierre Jeunet. France. 2009. 105 mins.

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    Mother And Child

    2009-09-15T15:07:00Z

    Dir/scr. Rodrigo Garcia. US. 2009. 125 mins.

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    Phantom Pain

    2009-09-14T20:41:00Z

    Dir. Matthias Emcke. Germany. 2009. 98 minutes

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    I, Don Giovanni (Io, Don Giovanni)

    2009-09-13T16:04:00Z

    Dir. Carlos Saura. Italy / Spain / Austria, 2009. 125 min.

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    Love And Other Impossible Pursuits

    2009-09-12T16:23:00Z

    Dir. Don Roos. US. 2009. 119 mins

  • Creation 3
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    Creation

    2009-09-10T23:59:00Z

    Dir. Jon Amiel. UK, 2009. 108 Mins

  • The Men Who Stare At Goats
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    The Men Who Stare At Goats

    2009-09-08T14:28:00Z

    Dir: Grant Heslov. 2009. US. 90 mins.

  • Dorian Gray, with Ben Barnes and Colin Firth
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    Dorian Gray

    2009-09-06T08:00:00Z

    Dir. Oliver Parker. UK. 2009 112 mins

  • The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus
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    The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus

    2009-05-24T10:34:00Z

    Dir:Terry Gilliam. Fr-UK-Canada. 122mins.

  • Coco Chanel and Igor Stravinsky
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    Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky

    2009-05-21T22:31:00Z

    Dir. Jan Kounen. France, 2009. 118 min.

  • Agora 2
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    Agora

    2009-05-17T16:07:00Z

    Dir: Alejandro Amenabar. Spain. 2009. 141 minutes.

  • The Damned United
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    The Damned United

    2009-03-23T07:00:00Z

    Dir. Tom Hooper. UK. 2009. 97mins.

  • Pippa Lee
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    The Private Lives Of Pippa Lee

    2009-02-09T19:44:00Z

    Dir/scr: Rebecca Miller. US. 2009. 96mins.

  • The Young Victoria
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    The Young Victoria

    2009-02-07T09:36:00Z

    Dir: Jean-Marc Vallee. US-UK. 2008. 104mins.

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    One Week

    2008-09-16T12:33:00Z

    Dir/Scr: Michael McGowan. Canada. 2008. 94mins. Canadian filmmaker Michael McGowan’s second feature after Saint Ralph , One Week marks another dispiriting example of a director using sickness and physical deterioration in rationalising dishonest and narcissistic behaviour. Coming on the heels of Amy Redford’s Sundance entry ...

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    The Loss Of A Teardrop Diamond

    2008-09-12T16:00:00Z

    Dir. Jodie Markell, US, 2008, 102 minutes. In exhuming Tennessee Williams’s unproduced screenplay from 1980, actress-turned-director Jodie Markell has delivered a respectable 1920’s-set upstairs-downstairs story of a vain heiress (Bryce Dallas Howard) who looks beyond her Memphis surroundings but struggles for the respect of a man ...

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    Pride And Glory

    2008-09-11T17:09:00Z

    Dir. Gavin O’Connor. US. 2008 125 min. After sitting on the shelf for the better part of two years, Gavin O’Connor’s bruising Manhattan melodrama charges into a congested festival lineup breathing fire and smoke. A coiling police saga about the clash between family and career loyalties, ...

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    Who Do You Love

    2008-09-11T15:43:00Z

    Toronto : Breezily-entertaining, this jazz-fuelled biopic may still face a commercial struggle, says Jan Stuart. Dir. Jerry Zaks. US. 2008. 90 minutes A breezily-entertaining dramatisation of the life of blues entrepreneur Leonard Chess (Nivola), Who Do You Love will test the public’s appetite for recording studio ...

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    Fifty Dead Men Walking

    2008-09-11T06:00:00Z

    Dir. Kari Skogland. UK/Canada. 2008. 118 mins. It was only in the aftermath of the Vietnam War that filmmakers were able to create a substantial body of work reflecting the complexities of what had happened there. The same is proving to be true of the recent ...