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    Watch: First 3-Minute, Music Filled Trailer For Xavier Dolan's 'Mommy'

    One of the films we named as The Best Of The 2014 Cannes Film Festival, and a picture that's "vibrant, intoxicating, illuminating," to say that Xavier Dolan's "Mommy" floored us would be an understatement. And while the film is still bafflingly without U.S. distribution, it's gearing up for release ...

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    The Best And Worst Of The 2014 Cannes Film Festival

    Our suitcases are only partially unpacked and our accreditation badges are still rattling around the bottom of our bags, but this year's Cannes is now well and truly over, and perhaps the only way for us to attain true closure, is to run through our highlights and lowlights.

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    Cannes 2014: 'Winter Sleep' Takes Palme D'Or, 'Foxcatcher' Gets Best Director, Plus All The Winners

    Roll up the Red Carpet; hang up your tux; let down your chignon; the Cannes Film Festival drew to a typically glamorous close this evening with the glitzy award ceremony, at which Jury president Jane Campion and her unprecedentedly female-majority panel announced their award decisions. The big news?...

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    Watch: Xavier Dolan's Palme d'Or Contender 'Mommy' Gets a Beautiful First Clip

    25-year-old Xavier Dolan surprised everyone at Cannes yesterday with his latest drama, "Mommy," a beautiful film that explores a mother-son relationship. Now, we have the first clip for the Canadian director's fifth feature film.

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    Watch: Counting Crows Powered First Clip From 'Mommy' Plus Xavier Dolan's Statement On Shooting In 1:1 Aspect Ratio

    With his fifth film, twenty-five year old director Xavier Dolan finally played in Competition at Cannes with "Mommy," and he made the most of the opportunity. Yesterday, raves started coming in from all corners for the movie, with our own Jessica Kiang declaring the picture to be "vibrant, intoxicat...

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    Cannes Review: Xavier Dolan's F'd-Up, Profane And Amazingly Alive 'Mommy'

    We remember watching a directors' roundtable one day and the question was asked of the assembled filmmakers "what is the hardest part of directing?" They all agreed that the hardest thing was to create a sense of life: inside a frame in which everything included therein is a choice, the hardest thin...

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    New Images From Ryan Gosling's 'Lost River,' Xavier Dolan's 'Mommy,' Mike Leigh's 'Mr. Turner' & More

    The 2014 Cannes Film Festival lineup is here, so now we can spend the next month trying to get as much intel on the movies as possible before they screen for critics and cinephiles on the Croisette. And of course, that means lots of images are here, so let's dive into three playing in Competition.

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    Cannes Wish List: 40 Films We Hope Make The Festival's 2014 Lineup

    Cannes is a sort of annual cinematic Olympics, with almost every country vying for spots in the official selection. But with the official 2014 Cannes Film Festival announcement a little over a month away, Indiewire is offering its annual Cannes wish list.

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    First Look: Xavier Dolan's 'Mommy' Plus Official Synopsis

    "We had envisioned – like any filmmaker who dreams of going to Cannes – of being in competition and winning the Palme d’Or,” Xavier Dolan had said in 2012, when his third film "Laurence Anyways" (and third on the Croisette) landed a slot in the Un Certain Regard section, not in coveted Competition l...

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    Xavier Dolan Starts Shooting Next Film 'Mommy'

    While you can debate the talent of rising young filmmaker Xavier Dolan, you can't question the work ethic. At 24 years old, the director has completed four feature films, premiering three at Cannes, and one at Venice. And with his latest "Tom At The Farm" still doing the festival rounds, screening s...

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