Edinburgh International Film Festival 2017

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Fantastic Planet (La Planète sauvage) (Country: France, Czechoslovakia; Year: 1973; Director: René Laloux; Writer: Roland Topor and René Laloux, based on the book by Stefan Wul; Stars: (voices, French) Jennifer Drake, Sylvie Lenoir, Jean Topart, Jean Valmont; (voices, English) Barry Bostwick, Hubert de Lapparent, Mark Gruner, Nora Heflin, Marvin Millier, Monika Ramirez, Hal Smith, Olan Soule, Janet Waldo(voices, French) Jennifer Drake, )
Trippy, Seventies animated version of the biblical story of Exodus.
Gandahar (Country: France; Year: 1988; Director: René Laloux; Writer: René Laloux, Jean-Pierre Andrevon, Raphael Cluzel, Isaac Asimov; Stars: Pierre-Marie Escourrou, Catherine Chevallier, Georges Wilson, Anny Duperey, Jean-Pierre Ducos, Christine Paris, Zaira Benbabis, Claude Degliame, Olivier Cruveiller, Jean-Pierre Jorris, Dominique Maurin, Jean-Jacques Scheffer, Jean Saudray, Frédéric Witta, Philippe Noël)
An evil force in the future, starts to destroy the idyllic paradise.

Portrait of a lady and a city Fabien Constant on Sarah Jessica Parker and the team behind Blue Night

Style and grace Kate Novack and Andrew Rossi on The Gospel According To André

On the road again Kent Jones on Tribeca award winner Diane

Putting island in doc Gabrielle Brady on the challenges of shooting Island Of The Hungry Ghosts

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