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New York Film Festival slate to include Pedro Almodovar's Pain and Glory, Bong Joon-ho's Parasite
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New York Film Festival slate to include Pedro Almodovar's Pain and Glory, Bong Joon-ho's Parasite

Other selections at the New York Film Festival include Mati Diop's Atlantics: A Ghost Love Story, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne's Young Ahmed, Olivier Assayas' Wasp Network and Kelly Reichardt's First Cow

Cannes 2019 opens with jury head Alejandro Iñárritu's praise of Netflix, and remark on 'ignorance' of world leaders
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Cannes 2019 opens with jury head Alejandro Iñárritu's praise of Netflix, and remark on 'ignorance' of world leaders

The opening ceremony at Cannes 2019 began with a chair marked Agnes V to commemorate the French New Wave pioneer, who died in March at age 90

Agnès Varda passes away: Cléo from 5 to 7 is one of the most famous films of veteran French filmmaker
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Agnès Varda passes away: Cléo from 5 to 7 is one of the most famous films of veteran French filmmaker

One of the most discernible aspects of Agnès Varda’s work is her empathy towards her characters, even someone as apparently superficial as Cléo.

Agnes Varda, Oscar-winning filmmaker of the French New Wave, passes away at 90
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Agnes Varda, Oscar-winning filmmaker of the French New Wave, passes away at 90

The Belgian-born director received an honorary Oscar and then a documentary nomination for 'Faces Places' in 2017.