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    Venice Review: Abel Ferrara’s ‘Pasolini’ Starring Willem Dafoe

    Half a richly textured, engrossing biopic theorizing about the last few days of a notorious Italian provocateur’s life, half an unutterably tedious reenactment of the writings he was working on at the time of his death, Abel Ferrera’s “Pasolini” is a frustrating film, despite vast stretches of compe...

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    Dominique Strauss-Kahn Plans to Sue Over Similarities to Abel Ferrara's 'Welcome to New York'

    The former chief of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn has instructed his lawyers to file a defamation suit after "Welcome to New York" by Abel Ferrara was released on-demand in France on Saturday. It stars Gerard Depardieu as a Strauss-Kahn lookalike who assaults a hotel maid.

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    Cannes Market: Abel Ferrara's 'Welcome to New York,' Starring Depardieu and Bisset, Set to Premiere (TRAILER)

    It's just been announced that Abel Ferrara's latest film "Welcome to New York," starring Gerard Depardieu and Jacqueline Bisset, is set to premiere at Cannes.It should be noted that this is a market screening, not in the official selection. Ferrara has been in the selection before, and distributor W...

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    Abel Ferrara's 'Welcome to New York' To Receive Special Screening Outside of Cannes Official Selection

    Abel Ferrara's "Welcome to New York" will get a special screening outside of competition at the Cannes Film Festival.

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    Watch: Gérard Depardieu Embodies a Dominique Strauss-Kahn Lookalike in Trailer for Abel Ferrara's Latest

    No stranger to his own questionable scandals, actor Gérard Depardieu may perfectly embody the type of skeevy, predator-type French womanizer that comes to mind when one thinks of Dominique Strauss-Kahn. In 2011 IMF chief Strauss-Kahn was confined to house arrest after allegedly sexually assaulting a...

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    Watch: A Mute Seamstress Goes on a Homicidal Rampage in Trailer for Abel Ferrara's 'Ms. 45' Re-Release

    Drafthouse Films has released the theatrical trailer for the re-release of Abel Ferrara's cult classic, "Ms.45." The trailer, cut by "Hobo With a Shotgun" director Jason Eisener, gives the first look of the film remastered in HD.

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    Drafthouse Films Nabs Abel Ferrara's 1981 Revenge Thriller 'Ms. 45' for Remastered Theatrical and Blu-ray Release (TRAILER)

    Drafthouse Films has snapped up North American rights to Abel Ferrara's 1981 classic revenge thriller "Ms. 45," which follows a mute garment seamstress (the late Zoe Lund) who starts a homicidal rampage against the NYC male population after she's fallen victim to one too many assaults. Check out the...

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    Werner Herzog Meets Abel Ferrara And Talks Shop In Switzerland: 'I have done things I have never done before'

    Werner Herzog is having a productive week in Switzerland. For the duration of the Locarno Film Festival, which concludes its 66th edition on Sunday, Herzog has been the subject of a career retrospective that includes an outdoor screening of his profound jungle epic “Fitzcarraldo” as well as his most...

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    Watch: Very NSFW Trailer For Abel Ferrera's Dominique Strauss-Kahn Movie 'Welcome To New York' With Gerard Depardieu

    Hindered by legal precautions, a recently published tell-all memoir and its lead actress dropping out because of that fact, director Abel Ferrara's “Welcome To New York,” his thinly-veiled account of disgraced IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, seemed like a lost cause. But it seems Ferrara, alongsid...

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    Abel Ferrara to Appear in Silent Italian Film From 'The Legend of Kaspar Hauser' Director Davide Manuli

    What is “4:44 Last Day on Earth” writer-director Abel Ferrara doing in a silent Italian film? Only filmmaker Davide Manuli can say for sure.

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