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'Dheepan' Upsets The Competition To Take Home Palme D'or At Cannes

French film Dheepan has become the unexpected winner of this year’s Palme D’Or at the Cannes film festival. Directed by Jacques Audiard, the film took home the festival’s highest honour at its closing ceremony on...

Dheepan Wins Top Award At Cannes Film Festival

'Dheepan' has won the top prize at the 68th Cannes Film Festival, the Palme d'Or.The Jacques Audiard-directed drama, which centres on refugees fleeing post-civil war Sri Lanka for a life in France, surprisingly claimed the...

Big Night For France As Dheepan Wins Palme D'or At Cannes

The movie, about Tamil refugees trying to find a better life in France, picked up the festival's top honour on Sunday (24May15) as this year's celebration came to a close. Accepting his...

The Ten Best Films Of 2012

A range of intelligent blockbusters, inventive foreign films and beautifully crafted storytelling made 2012 a good year at the cinema...1. Life Of PiAng Lee's clever, thoughtful adaptation of Yann Martel's acclaimed novel is an unexpected...

Rust And Bone Takes The Spotlight At The Afi Festival

Rust and Bone star Marion Cotillard is all smiles at the AFI FestivalWe're big fans of it here at Contact Music, so it was pleasing to see that Rust and Bone starring Marion Cotillard and...

Marion Cotillard Stuns Cannes Critics With 'Rust And Bone'

Marion Cotillard 's new movie has wowed the movie critics gathered at Cannes, Associated Press have reported today (May 17, 2012). 'Rust and Bone' is directed by Jacques Audiard and also stars the little-known Belgian...

Marion Cotillard's 'Good Guy' Dark Knight Rises Character

Marion Cotillard has revealed her 'Dark Knight Rises' character is a ''good guy''.The 36-year-old actress has confirmed she will play Miranda Tate - an ecologically-minded businesswoman - in the third and final Christopher Nolan-directed Batman...

Cannes Lineup Unveiled

Some familiar figures will be returning to the Cannes Film Festival next month. Among the filmmakers whose works have been selected for the competition are Jacques Audiard, Ken Loach, Michael Haneke, Walter Salles, Leos Carax,...

Marion Cotillard Gets Rust And Bone

Marion Cotillard will star in 'Rust and Bone'. The French actress - who is currently starring 'Contagion' alongside Gwyneth Paltrow and Matt Damon - is set to team up with director Jacques Audiard for the...

French Thriller Scoops Eight Cesars

French movie DE BATTRE MON COEUR S'EST ARRETE (THE BEAT THAT MY HEART SKIPPED) scooped eight gongs at France's film award ceremony the Cesars last night (25FEB06). The film won honours in categories...

De Battre Mon Coeur S'est Arrete Triumphs At Lumiere Awards

Chilling thriller DE BATTRE MON COEUR S'EST ARRETE was named Best Film at France's Lumiere Awards on Tuesday night (21FEB06). ROMAIN DURIS picked up the Best Actor gong for his performance in JACQUES AUDIARD's...

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