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Interview: Cate Shortland (Lore)

Interview: Cate Shortland (Lore). By Simon Miraudo. Cate Shortland‘s feature debut, Somersault, entered Aussie film lore when it became the biggest ever winner at the AFI awards. With the shadow of its success looming large, she waited eight years to deliver her follow-up, the fittingly titled Lore. And it might similarly enter the record books […]

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Lars von Trier questioned by police over “Nazi” comments … or was he?

It’s the controversy that just won’t die. Lars von Trier has reportedly been questioned by Danish police regarding his comments at the Cannes Film Festival (you know the ones; when he said that he was “a nazi”). The director issued the following statement: Today at 2 pm I was questioned by the Police of North […]

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Lars von Trier banned from Cannes

Update: Lars von Trier has responded to the ban. Head to the bottom of the story for his comments. Apology not accepted. That’s the message coming from Cannes following Lars von Trier’s hilariously offensive press conference following the screening of his film Melancholia, in which he jokingly claimed to be a Nazi. Although von Trier […]

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