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    Cannes: Young Filmmakers Make Bold Moves in the Cinefondation Competition, Silverstein's 'Skunk' Wins First Place

    Some of the easier seats to find at Cannes are in the Cinéfondation, which is a shame not only for the young filmmakers who need and deserve as wide an audience as possible, but also because some of the liveliest, most interesting and entertaining filmmaking of the festival can be found here. Really...

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    10 Things Abbas Kiarostami Said at Syracuse

    Indiewire was present at the screening of the Palme D'Or-winning "Taste of Cherry" at Syracuse University. Here are ten highlights from Kiarostami's post-screening Q&A.

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    LatinoBuzz: 10 Reason Not To Miss The Cartagena International Film Festival (FICCI)

    The International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias starts this week and here are ten reasons not to miss it. Expect more news and insight from this exciting festival as I will be attending this year

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    Abbas Kiarostami to Head the 2014 Cannes Short Film and Cinefondation Jury

    Cannes has selected Iranian auteur Abbas Kiarostami (“Certified Copy,” “Like Someone In Love”) to be president of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury at the 2014 edition of the fest, running May 14-25.

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    Marrakech Film Festival Announces Masterclasses From Abbas Kiarostami, Nicolas Winding Refn, James Gray and More

    Since 2007, the Marrakech Film Festival has held its annual masterclass series, featuring talks from brand-name auteurs as they reflect on their films and methods. This year, the festival, which runs from November 29-December 7, welcomes Bruno Dumont, James Gray, Abbas Kiarostami, Nicolas Winding Re...

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    The Films Of Abbas Kiarostami: A Retrospective

    Considering the near-impossible restrictions and generally repressive atmosphere in Iran, it's extraordinary the degree to which the country's film industry has flourished in the past 30 years. Perhaps the best known of the Iranian filmmakers, internationally, is Abbas Kiarostami, who's ...

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    Juliette Binoche Talks The Emotional Intensity Of 'Certified Copy'

    One of our favorite pictures of the 2010 festival season was Abbas Kiarostami's "Certified Copy," a rich and deeply layered film that wasn't only unlike anything the filmmaker had done before, but a completely unique experience that explored the various facets and stages of a romantic relationship in both a welcoming and experimental way. The film follows a couple through the Tuscan countryside as they discuss love, life and art amidst a relationship that has/is crumbling, while the exact nature of their relationship is playfully never quite clear. We recently spoke with lead actress, legendary French actress Juliette Binoche about her work o...

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    Olivier Assayas & Abbas Kiarostami Shooting New Films This Spring

    Assayas Taking On '70s Coming Of Age Tale 'Something In The Air'; Kiarostami Tackling Japanese-Language Relationship Pic 'The End'In the thick of the Berlin Film Festival market, MK2 Productions have revealed they are are going full steam ahead with new projects, getting behind Olivier Assayas and A...

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