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The Meeting Of The Minds

IFFR Industry consultant Lucius Barre (center) with former IFFR co-director Simon Field (left) and Montreal Festival of New Cinema co-founder and programming director Claude Chamberlan (right) at Saturday night’s fantastic dinner for the filmmakers, hosted by the festival.

The Road To Rotterdam and Berlin: Part 1

The 4 1/2 weeks between now and the end of February is arguably one of the two busiest such spans of the year as far as international film festivals go, with the August-September bunching of Locarno, Edinburgh, Montreal, Venice, Telluride, Toronto and New York being the other. It’s also a chance for me to get out of New York in the dead of winter and wander a bit across Northern Europe, connect with friends I don’t see very often and catch up on some exceptional cinema.

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