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Eric Rohmer 1920 - 2010

No other filmmaker mined precisely the same territory as the French director Eric Rohmer, who died Monday at the age of 89.
In Memoriam
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  January 15, 2010
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Mother courage

The 2008 Toronto International Film Festival last September proved hospitable to Agnès Varda.
Agnès Varda in Toronto
By GERALD PEARY  |  March 10, 2009
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Review: Beaches of Agnès

Agnes Varda settles into her 80s as cinema's version of Montaigne.
Floatsam and jetsam
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 10, 2009
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Saving bonds

Moral and ethical quibbles aside, society’s objection to queers amounts to a question of power.
Unconventional wisdom at the Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 06, 2008
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Star power

Deneuve has been in the public eye long enough to know that only damn fools reveal themselves to the public.
Deneuve demystifies — and enchants
By CHARLES TAYLOR  |  August 07, 2007
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Once from the heart

Some people are confused when they talk about musicals.
The musical takes to the streets
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 23, 2007


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Québec libre

The rise of the Quebec movie industry coincided with the awakening of French-Canadian cultural and political consciousness in the late ’60s.
Michel Brault and Claude Jutra at the HFA
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  March 20, 2007