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Palm Springs International Festival marks the start of the US film festival calendar year and runs from January 2 to 15. As part of its Awards Buzz section this year it will showcase 45 of the 92 official submissions to the Best Foreign Language Oscar race.
The festival will open with Steven Spielberg's The Post and close with Adam Rifkin's The Last Movie Star.
Several stars will receive awards during the festival, including Holly Hunter, Jessica Chastain and Saoirse Ronan.
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Palm Springs Latest Reviews
In the Belgian underworld, a secret threatens a couple's romance.
A young girl struggles to adapt to her new life in the countryside after the death of her mum.
Australian frontier drama, told from an Aboriginal perspective.
An interconnected series of encounters between Native peoples and European settlers in and around modern-day Montreal.
Years after escaping a cult as teenagers, brothers Aaron and Justin return to their former home after receiving a mysterious message. While Aaron is quickly drawn back into the fold, Justin remains uneasy.
Omnibus film about the loss of a young boy in a small town.
Portrait of André Leon Talley.
When adult Laura offers teenage Eva an escape from her repressive home life, the unbalanced pairing brings into question dynamics of age and maturity, dominance and submission.
Drama about slavery in the gemstone mines of Brazil before independence from Portugal.
A 17th century army officer in Ascuncion, awaits transfer to Buenos Aires.
Palm Springs International Film Festival Features
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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