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World's Oldest Director Pens Book

19th December 2008

MANOEL DE OLIVEIRA, the world's oldest film maker, shows no sign of slowing down after celebrating his 100th birthday earlier this month (Dec08) - he is planning to release a book of poems. The revered...

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Singin' In The Rain Director Honoured At Venice Festival

1st July 2004

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN director STANLEY DONEN is to receive a lifetime achievement award a this year's (04) VENICE FILM FESTIVAL. Donen, 80, and Portuguese film-maker MANOEL DE OLIVEIRA, 96, are being described by...

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Bergman Receives Preservation

5th June 2003

Swedish film legend INGMAR BERGMAN has been honoured for his work in preserving and restoring old colour films. The FANNY AND ALEXANDER movie-maker, who will be 85 next month (JUL03), was given the...

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