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The Marrakech International Film Festival's 17th edition will run from November 30 to December 8. The festival will feature an official competition section of 14 films, with director James Gray announced as jury president.
It will open with At Eternity's Gate and feature tributes to Robin Wright, Agnès Varda and Moroccan director Jillali Ferhati. Oscar winners Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro will also attend.
View Films by Strand:
- Cinema For Young Audiences
- Gala Screenings
- Jemaa el-Fnaa Square Screenings
- Moroccan Panorama
- Special Screenings
- The 11th Continent
Marrakech Latest Reviews
Documentary about thousands of people who disappeared during the Lebanon Civil War.
The last days of Vincent van Gogh.
An Italian-American is hired as a driver for a world-class black pianist on a concert tour of the Deep South.
Lotfi, 40, is forced to come back to Tunisia when his ex-wife is unexpectedly hospitalised. He is now in charge of his autistic son Amr, nine, who ignores the dad he has never known.
Violence is sparked on the eve of Argentina's dictatorship.
A child rebels against the life imposed upon him.
An exploration of coming-of-age in the Black Belt of the American South.
Drama tracks a group of strangers who come together at an overworked Casablanca hospital.
Jong-soo, a part-time worker, bumps into Hae-mi while delivering, who used to live in the same neighborhood. Hae-mi asks him to look after her cat while she's on a trip to Africa.
A woman keeps silent after a rape.
Marrakech International Film Festival Features
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
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
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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