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Roam Rome Mein: First look of Nawazuddin Siddiqui's film released ahead of world premiere in Busan
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Roam Rome Mein: First look of Nawazuddin Siddiqui's film released ahead of world premiere in Busan

Roam Rome Mein is a psychological drama and is touted as a feminist film with a male protagonist.

Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Like Father, Like Son and its nature vs nurture examination
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Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Like Father, Like Son and its nature vs nurture examination

Who is a parent? Is parenthood defined by nature or nurture? Like Father, Like Son asks these questions and more

Roam Rome Mein: Tannishtha Chatterjee's directorial debut to premiere at Busan International Film Festival
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Roam Rome Mein: Tannishtha Chatterjee's directorial debut to premiere at Busan International Film Festival

Roam Rome Mein is a psychological drama. It is a feminist film with a male protagonist

Venice 2019: Thoughts on Restored Classics by Luis Buñuel, Dennis Hopper and Jacques Tourneur
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Venice 2019: Thoughts on Restored Classics by Luis Buñuel, Dennis Hopper and Jacques Tourneur

The Classics section at the 2019 Venice Film Festival presented three movies by Luis Buñuel, Dennis Hopper and Jacques Tourneur

Venice Film Festival 2019: Holocaust film The Painted Bird's 'brutal' scenes lead to mass walkouts
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Venice Film Festival 2019: Holocaust film The Painted Bird's 'brutal' scenes lead to mass walkouts

The Painted Bird, which screened at the Venice Film Festival, is inspired from a 1965 novel by Jerzy Kosinski

Venice Film Festival 2019 day 2 roundup: Pedro Almodovar wins Golden Lion for lifetime achievement
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Venice Film Festival 2019 day 2 roundup: Pedro Almodovar wins Golden Lion for lifetime achievement

Pedro Almodovar was nominated for Venice Film Festival's top Golden Lion prize in 1988 for Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, a movie that brought him international recognition.

Venice Film Festival 2019: The reverse chronology in Gaspar Noé’s Irreversible, which gets an Out of Competition screening
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Venice Film Festival 2019: The reverse chronology in Gaspar Noé’s Irreversible, which gets an Out of Competition screening

Gasper Noe's French experimental thriller Irreversible, which will be screened at the Venice Film Festival this year, forces us to think about the sexual violence involved.

Revisiting Bernardo Bertolucci’s The Spider’s Stratagem, which will be screened as part of Venice Classics
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Revisiting Bernardo Bertolucci’s The Spider’s Stratagem, which will be screened as part of Venice Classics

In 1970, Bernardo Bertolucci adapted this Jorge Luis Borges' Theme of the Traitor and the Hero into one of his most memorable films, The Spider’s Stratagem.

Venice 2019: Greater transparency in selection process may help address gender parity at film festivals
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Venice 2019: Greater transparency in selection process may help address gender parity at film festivals

Before we complain about gender disparity, it is important to know how many female filmmakers submitted their films, versus the number that finally made it to the final list.

Mohsen Makhmalbaf’s Salaam Cinema is not just an ode to the medium but also a reflection of it
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Mohsen Makhmalbaf’s Salaam Cinema is not just an ode to the medium but also a reflection of it

Salaam Cinema looks at cinema through people least likely to find themselves on the big screen, but have, in one way or another, moulded themselves through what they have seen on it – like we all have.

How Luchino Visconti’s Senso heralded the slow opening-up of Italian neorealism
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How Luchino Visconti’s Senso heralded the slow opening-up of Italian neorealism

Visconti’s first few films followed the tenets of neorealism, but Senso is a fascinating departure.

On Carlos Reygadas’ Japón, and the concept of unilateral vs bilateral cinema
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On Carlos Reygadas’ Japón, and the concept of unilateral vs bilateral cinema

The goal of a mainstream filmmaker is to rivet you. Someone like Carlos Reygadas wants to free you.

In Pride Month, a look at Kanarie, a South African coming-of-age (and coming-out) drama
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In Pride Month, a look at Kanarie, a South African coming-of-age (and coming-out) drama

Kanarie is about how your people, your surroundings, or even your books shape you.

As northeastern cinema gains visibility at international film festivals, a look at what's driving the change
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As northeastern cinema gains visibility at international film festivals, a look at what's driving the change

A crop of young northeastern filmmakers and actors have moved back home; their creative vision has begun to find takers at international film festivals.

Adil Hussain on the response to Delhi Crime, power of streaming, and why he isn't a reactionary anymore
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Adil Hussain on the response to Delhi Crime, power of streaming, and why he isn't a reactionary anymore

Adil Hussain says there is a new-found respect for independent art as we are grooming and educating a different set of audience with streaming platforms.

Cannes 2019: With solid performances, The Wild Goose Lake leaves no breathing space for tedium
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Cannes 2019: With solid performances, The Wild Goose Lake leaves no breathing space for tedium

Even if one forgets The Wild Goose Lake’s premise long after the movie is over, its inventive imagery will stay with you for longer.

Cannes 2019: Festival makes a strong case for diversity as black, queer artists gain prominence
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Cannes 2019: Festival makes a strong case for diversity as black, queer artists gain prominence

In the Cannes 2019 competition selection, Mati Diop became the first black woman to be nominated for her richly imagined and metaphorically told, Atlantique

Cannes Film Festival: Classics line-up includes a tribute to Lina Wertmüller’s Oscar-nominated Seven Beauties
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Cannes Film Festival: Classics line-up includes a tribute to Lina Wertmüller’s Oscar-nominated Seven Beauties

The Classics line-up also has films by Vittorio De Sica, Milos Forman, Jean Renoir, John Huston, Andrzej Wajda and Tao Jin, along with Mario Sesti’s documentary, Cinecittà – I mestieri del cinema Bernardo Bertolucci

Touki Bouki, hailed by Scorsese and appropriated by Beyoncé, is a highlight among African films at Cannes
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Touki Bouki, hailed by Scorsese and appropriated by Beyoncé, is a highlight among African films at Cannes

Touki Bouki (The Journey of the Hyena), directed by Djibril Diop Mambéty, was shown at the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, where it won the International Federation of Film Critics Prize.