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    ‘Vincere’ Director Marco Bellocchio & Isabelle Huppert Have Teamed On The Right-To-Die Drama ‘Sleeping Beauty’

    After making his directorial debut four decades ago with “Fists in the Pocket,” Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio has tackled many genres and styles, but one consistent characteristic has been his savage socio-political themes and undertones. His 2010 film, “Vincere,” proved...

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    Indiewire's Greatest Hits: The Top 10 Reviews From 2011

    In an age when being first threatens to preclude being best, film criticism struggles like everything else to serve a purpose without pandering to the need to grab eyeballs. The heap of reviews I've written over the last 12 months, often under the extreme deadline pressures of film festivals, aren't...

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    Sleeping Beauty - written and directed by Julia Leigh

    Sleeping Beauty is a film that is very divisive.  After I saw it in Toronto I spoke with several different people, and some absolutely hated it and others thought it was brilliant.  Personally, I still really don't know what exactly to make of it.  I like that it is different.&nbs...

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    "Sleeping Beauty" Star Emily Browning: "I knew it would be more intense than anything I've done before."

    Fascinating, shocking, beautiful and a bit of a mind-blow, Australian director Julia Leigh's "Sleeping Beauty" was anything but a passing fancy in Cannes where it had its world premiere in May. Ahead of its red carpet debut, journalists packed into the press screening earlier in the da...

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    Review: 'Sleeping Beauty' Starring Emily Browning Seduces With The Pervading Power Of A Dream

    Greeted with diffident, muted applause at Cannes -- where it was instantly vaulted into must-see territory the second it arrived in competition despite being the debut effort of a first-time director -- "Sleeping Beauty" is a film that seduces and repels, that flickers between a come-hithe...

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    Watch: Haunting, Hypnotic Trailer for Cannes Shocker "Sleeping Beauty"

    Australian novelist Julia Leigh's feature directorial debut "Sleeping Beauty" didn't win over all the critics in Cannes where it world premiered, but the premise and Leigh's cold and calculated execution sure got people talking. The trailer for the IFC release premiered today and like the film, it's...

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    Joshua Marston's Oscar-Snubbed Film and Julia Leigh's "Sleeping Beauty" Make NY Debuts in BAM Series

    IFC and their IFC Midnight and Sundance Selects labels are hosting a series featuring some their most anticipated new titles the weekend of October 21-23. The mini-festival will include the NY premiere of Julia Leigh's controversial "Sleeping Beauty," Bertrand Bonello's "House of Tolerance," Justin...

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    Talking TIFF: Co-Director Cameron Bailey On The 2011 Toronto Film Festival

    Next Thursday, the film industry will descend on Canada's largest city for the Toronto International Film Festival as the world premiere of Davis Guggenheim's U2 doc, "From The Sky Down," kicks off 11 days and hundreds of screenings.

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    'Page Eight,' 'Alps,' 'Violet & Daisy,' 'Wuthering Heights,' Machine Gun Preacher' & More Go To TIFF

    Massive Slate Of Final Additions Includes 'Your Sister's Sister,' 'Hysteria,' 'Damsels In Distress,' 'Sleeping Beauty,' 'Miss Bala' & Many, Many MoreTIFF has just dropped the final batch of films slated to hit Toronto next month, and you might want to pack some Red Bull before heading up north. The ...

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