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The 68th Berlinale will run from Febrary 15 to 25. The festival will open with Wes Anderson's animation Isle Of Dogs and feature a career homage to actor Willem Dafoe, who will receive a lifetime achievement honorary Golden Bear. Czech director Jiri Menzel will also receive a Golden Bear in recognition of his career.
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As an elderly couple who live in the traditions of their ancestors face the possibility of one of them dying, will the survivor be able to reconnect with their daughter?
Hasan, a blacklisted filmmaker, starts to sulk when he isn't bumped off by a serial killer.
Vittoria is growing up in a remote Sardinian village. One day she meets the wildly independent Angelica who is so very different to her own caring mother Tina. The young girl has no knowledge of the secret that connects these two women.
A documentary following a talented child chef who is determined to make it to the top of his chosen profession.
Ed Sheeran up close, far away from raving fans and the stage. This personal portrait of the British singer-songwriter, filmed by his cousin Murray Cummings, follows this modest performer’s creative process as he writes a new song from scratch.
Jacek enjoys his existence as a cool misfit in his Polish backwater. After a terrible accident on the site where the world’s largest statue of Jesus is being constructed, he is celebrated as a national hero and martyr.
Two students break into the national museum in Mexico City and escape with precious artefacts. A road movie.
Several suitors pursue a young woman in the Wild West.
When Chiquita is sent to prison for debt, her introverted girlfriend Chela is left to her own devices. Chela offers rich women a taxi service in her old car. As she explores the outside world she also starts to focus on her own desires.
Dramatisation of the rescue attempt after the 1976 hijacking of an Air France flight en route from Tel Aviv to Paris.
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Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
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