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    Film Review: ‘Never Look Away’ Finds Beauty In Its Traditional Narrative

    Is it contradictory to say a film is both ambitious and cliched? Both classifications describe “Never Look Away,” the third film from Florian Henckel Von Donnersmarck. Much like his Academy Award winning debut, “The Lives of Others,” “Never Look Away” represents Germany’s Oscar submission for Foreign Language Feature. While Henckel Von Donnersmarck bites off a […] More

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    Oscars Reveal Shortlist for Best Foreign Language Film

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has just released the names of the nine films still competing for a nomination in the best foreign language film category. Palme d’Or winner “The Square” from Swedish director Ruben Östlund is still standing, but Angelina Jolie’s “First They Killed My Father” is not up for […] More