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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
A 17th century army officer in Ascuncion, awaits transfer to Buenos Aires.
Isabelle, single mum, divorced artist with one child, is looking for love. True love at last.
A father and his son come together to deliver wedding invitations.
An old couple take a road trip despite his Alzheimer's and her inability to stop talking
A woman seeks revenge after she is raped.
A group of German construction workers on a job in Bulgaria begin to compete for the approval of the locals.
Two rich girls contemplate murder in Connecticut
When, less than two decades since the war ended in Yugoslavia, a diverse group of veterans gathers at a remote mountain hotel to undergo days of therapy, it’s hard to expect absolute harmony.
A woman meets a mysterious stranger at a party and leaves with him... it's the beginning of a long night in which she will have to fight for her rights and her dignity.
Leading attorney Shigemori takes on the defence of murder-robbery suspect Misumi - a crime he admits - but as he digs into the case, he begins to wonder if his client is guilty after all.
Palm Springs International Film Festival Features
Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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