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Midsommar director Ari Aster says his next film will be four hour long 'nightmare comedy'
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Midsommar director Ari Aster says his next film will be four hour long 'nightmare comedy'

Ari Aster is also known for his horror shorts The Strange Thing About the Johnsons and Munchausen.

Midsommar director Ari Aster to produce English remake of South Korean classic Save the Green Planet
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Midsommar director Ari Aster to produce English remake of South Korean classic Save the Green Planet

Save the Green Planet is about a disillusioned young man who captures and tortures a businessman who he believes to be part of an alien invasion.

Coronavirus Outbreak: A24 will auction movie props of Midsommar, Uncut Gems, The Lighthouse to raise funds
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Coronavirus Outbreak: A24 will auction movie props of Midsommar, Uncut Gems, The Lighthouse to raise funds

Indie movie studio A24 is auctioning movie paraphernalia from its films Hereditary, Uncut Gems, Midsommar and HBO's Euphoria, among other titles to donate proceeds to charities working towards helping frontline healthcare workers in coronavirus crisis

Oscars 2020: Awarding the best of those overlooked by the Academy, from Uncut Gems to Us, The Farewell
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Oscars 2020: Awarding the best of those overlooked by the Academy, from Uncut Gems to Us, The Farewell

In this week's edition of complaining about things, we diss — and discuss an alternative to — the Oscars: that 92-year-old grandpa struggling for relevance amongst a younger, more diverse generation of film lovers.

From The Wicker Man to Midsommar: Tracing the folk horror tradition and its recent renaissance in cinema
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From The Wicker Man to Midsommar: Tracing the folk horror tradition and its recent renaissance in cinema

It is impossible to talk about Midsommar without discussing its precedents, which pioneered the rich traditions and iconography of folk horror.

Midsommar director Ari Aster on finding horror in the mundane, and why he's scared of the dark
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Midsommar director Ari Aster on finding horror in the mundane, and why he's scared of the dark

American filmmaker Ari Aster, who made Hereditary and Midsommar, was present at the Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival for the Indian premiere of the latter.

Midsommar movie review: Ari Aster disguises a break-up movie as folk horror in Hereditary follow-up
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Midsommar movie review: Ari Aster disguises a break-up movie as folk horror in Hereditary follow-up

Where Aster’s Hereditary used the American horror playbook to tell a story of trauma and grief, his follow-up Midsommar steps outside those aesthetic constraints while zeroing in on similar ideas.

Midsommar: A24 offers three months of free couples therapy ahead of digital release of Ari Aster's horror film
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Midsommar: A24 offers three months of free couples therapy ahead of digital release of Ari Aster's horror film

Directed by Ari Aster, Midsommar follows a couple, on the verge of a nasty breakup, who travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown’s fabled mid-summer festival.

Nicolas Cage says he wants to work with Midsommar director Ari Aster: He has that auteur panache like Brian De Palma
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Nicolas Cage says he wants to work with Midsommar director Ari Aster: He has that auteur panache like Brian De Palma

Nicolas Cage who has worked with celebrated directors ranging from Brian De Palma to Werner Herzog, called Aster a "real student of film".

Lord of the Rings: Amazon series ropes in Midsommar actor Will Poulter for lead role
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Lord of the Rings: Amazon series ropes in Midsommar actor Will Poulter for lead role

Amazon will produce Lord of the Rings in cooperation with the Estate of J R R Tolkien, publishing house HarperCollins, and New Line Cinema, a division of Warner Bros.

Midsommar early reactions: Ari Aster's film is 'a psychedelic fairy tale about ridding oneself of fear and pain'
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Midsommar early reactions: Ari Aster's film is 'a psychedelic fairy tale about ridding oneself of fear and pain'

Midsommar's narrative draws from the tradition of Midsummer, Sweden's most popular folk festival.

Midsommar trailer: Ari Aster's Hereditary follow-up finds Florence Pugh trapped in a creepy Swedish cult
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Midsommar trailer: Ari Aster's Hereditary follow-up finds Florence Pugh trapped in a creepy Swedish cult

Midsommar's narrative draws from the tradition of Midsummer, Sweden's most popular folk festival.