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  1. 'Bleak Street' ('La calle de la amargura'): Venice Review

    2:22 am 9/10/2015

    Veteran Mexican director Arturo Ripstein's latest is inspired by a true story involving mini-luchadores, aging prostitutes and a lethal dose of eye drops.Read more

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  2. 'Madame Courage': Venice Review

    10:25 am 9/9/2015

    Algerian director Merzak Allouache's new film looks at a young thief and his relationship with the women in his life.Read more

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  3. 'The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Maddin': Venice Review

    9:03 am 9/9/2015

    French cine-doc specialist Yves Montmayeur follows his Michael Haneke study with a suitably eccentric probe into the work of Guy Maddin.Read more

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  4. Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow's 'De Palma' Doc Nabbed by A24

    7:51 am 9/9/2015

    The deal with the film's directors for the worldwide rights comes ahead of a Venice bow for the film about the famed helmer of 'Scarface' and 'The Untouchables.' Read more

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  5. '11 Minutes' ('11 Minut'): Venice Review

    4:47 am 9/9/2015

    Polish veteran Jerzy Skolimowski crafts a puzzle-like assembly out of the fragments of a handful of disparate lives in this suspense drama about calamitous fate.Read more

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  6. 'De Palma': Venice Review

    4:25 pm 9/8/2015

    Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow coax the director of 'Carrie,' 'The Untouchables' and 'Scarface' through a detailed reflection on his career in this first-person doc.Read more

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  7. Venice: ‘Anomalisa’ Director Charlie Kaufman on the Expressiveness of Stop-Motion Animation

    2:58 pm 9/8/2015

    "Feeling shy and self-conscious is not foreign territory for me,” said Jennifer Jason Leigh of her character.Read more

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  8. 'Tanna': Venice Review

    5:26 am 9/8/2015

    Australian documentarians Bentley Dean and Martin Butler make a distinctive move into narrative features with this folktale set among the tribal people of a remote South Pacific island.Read more

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  9. 'Blood of My Blood': Venice Review

    4:53 am 9/8/2015

    Marco Bellocchio revisits 50 years of his filmmaking in twin stories about a 17th century witch trial and a modern-day encounter between a vampire and a tax inspectorRead more

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  10. Venice: Oscars’ First Female Best Director Nominee on Why Only Four Women Have Been Nominated

    2:14 pm 9/7/2015

    Lina Wertmuller’s life is the subject of the new Venice film 'Behind the White Glasses.'Read more

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