Cannes 2017

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1.
A Prayer Before Dawn (2017)
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Based on the true life experience of Billy Moore who survived his Thai prison ordeal by becoming a Muay Thai boxing champion. (116 mins.)
 
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Visages, villages (2017 Documentary)
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Director Agnes Varda and photographer/muralist J.R. journey through rural France and form an unlikely friendship. (89 mins.)
Director: JR, Agnès Varda
 
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How to Talk to Girls at Parties (2017)
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An alien touring the galaxy breaks away from her group and meets two young inhabitants of the most dangerous place in the universe: the London suburb of Croydon. (102 mins.)
 
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Mugen no jûnin (2017)
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Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine - the 100th film by master director Takashi Miike. (140 mins.)
Director: Takashi Miike
 
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The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017)
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An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father. (110 mins.)
Director: Noah Baumbach
 
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120 battements par minute (2017)
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120 BPM. The average heart rate. The protagonists of 120 battements par minute are passionate about fighting the indifference that exists towards AIDS. (140 mins.)
Director: Robin Campillo
 
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Okja (2017)
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Meet Mija, a young girl who risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a fascinating animal named Okja. (120 mins.)
Director: Bong Joon Ho
 
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Le Redoutable (2017)
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During the making of one of his films, French film director Jean-Luc Godard falls in love with 17-year old actress Anne Wiazemsky and later marries her. (107 mins.)
 
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The Beguiled (2017)
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The unexpected arrival of a wounded Union soldier at a girls' school in Virginia during the American Civil War leads to jealousy and betrayal. (93 mins.)
Director: Sofia Coppola
 
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Rodin (2017)
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An account of the famous French sculptor's romance with Camille Claudel. (119 mins.)
Director: Jacques Doillon
 
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Happy End (2017)
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A drama about a family set in Calais with the European refugee crisis as the backdrop. (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Haneke
 
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Wonderstruck (2017)
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The story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago as they both seek the same mysterious connection. (117 mins.)
Director: Todd Haynes
 
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Radiance (2017)
When the First Lady is abducted during a diplomatic trip, unbeknownst to her captors, she was once a highly-trained operative...
Director: Patrick Lussier
 
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Aus dem Nichts (2017)
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Katja's life collapses after the death of her husband and son in a bomb attack. After a time of mourning and injustice, Katja seeks revenge. (106 mins.)
Director: Fatih Akin
 
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Krotkaya (2017)
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A woman lives in a small village in Russia. One day she receives the parcel she sent to her husband, serving a sentence in prison. Confused and angered, she sets out to find why her package was returned to sender. (143 mins.)
Director: Sergey Loznitsa
 
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The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)
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Steven, a charismatic surgeon, is forced to make an unthinkable sacrifice after his life starts to fall apart, when the behavior of a teenage boy he has taken under his wing turns sinister. (121 mins.)
 
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L'amant double (2017)
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Chloé, a fragile young woman, falls in love with her psychoanalyst, Paul. A few months later she moves in with him, but soon discovers that her lover is concealing a part of his identity. (107 mins.)
Director: François Ozon
 
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You Were Never Really Here (2017)
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A missing teenage girl. A brutal and tormented enforcer on a rescue mission. Corrupt power and vengeance unleash a storm of violence that may lead to his awakening. (85 mins.)
Director: Lynne Ramsay
 
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Good Time (2017)
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After a heist goes awry, a bank robber tries to free his brother from Rikers Island, all in one night. (101 mins.)
 
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Jupiter holdja (2017)
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Aryan is a Syrian refugee trying to make his way into Hungary from Serbia, along with his father and many other wretched souls. They are all caught, and find themselves in a web of cynicism and corruption. (123 mins.)
 
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Nelyubov (2017)
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A couple going through a divorce must team up to find their son who has disappeared during one of their bitter arguments. (127 mins.)
 
22.
Les fantômes d'Ismaël (2017)
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The story follows a filmmaker whose life is sent into a tailspin by the return of a former lover just as he is about to embark on the shoot of a new film. (114 mins.)
 
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Geu-hu (2017)
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The married Bongwan leaves home in the dark morning and sets off to work. The memories of the woman who left weigh down on him. That day Bongwan's wife finds a love note, bursts into the office, and mistakes Areum for the woman who left. (92 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong
 
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La Novia del Desierto (2017)
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It tells the story of Teresa, a 54-year-old woman who works as a domestic employee in a family home in Buenos Aires... (78 mins.)
 
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Barbara (2017)
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A director wants to make a biopic about the female singer Barbara. (98 mins.)
Director: Mathieu Amalric
 
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L'atelier (2017)
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(113 mins.)
Director: Laurent Cantet
 
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Sanpo suru shinryakusha (2017)
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Three aliens travel to Earth in preparation for a mass invasion, taking possession of human bodies. (129 mins.)
 
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Out (2017)
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OUT is an odyssey about 50 year old family man Agoston wandering through East Europe. After loosing... (88 mins.)
 
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Posoki (2017)
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Multiple stories of taxi drivers while they work one night. (103 mins.)
 
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Wind River (2017)
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A veteran tracker with the Fish and Wildlife Service helps to investigate the murder of a young Native American woman, and uses the case as a means of seeking redemption for an earlier act of irresponsibility which ended in tragedy. (107 mins.)
Director: Taylor Sheridan
 
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Jeune femme (2017)
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Broke, with nothing but her cat and doors closing in her face, Paula is back in Paris after a long absence... (97 mins.)
 
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Western (2017)
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A group of German construction workers start a tough job at a remote site in the Bulgarian countryside... (119 mins.)
 
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Fortunata (2017)
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The story of a young mother (Jasmine Trinca) with a failed marriage behind her, who fights daily for her dream to open a hair salon, challenging her fate in an effort to free herself and gain independence and right to happiness. (103 mins.)
 
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Las hijas de Abril (2017)
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Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother... (103 mins.)
Director: Michel Franco
 
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La caméra de Claire (2017)
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About a part time high school teacher and writer. (69 mins.)
Director: Sang-soo Hong
 
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Come Swim (2017 Short Film)
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Come Swim is a diptych of one man's day; half impressionist and half realist portraits. (17 mins.)
Director: Kristen Stewart
 
38.
Top of the Lake (2013 TV Series)
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Obsessed with the disappearance of a 12-year-old pregnant girl near a freezing lake in New Zealand, a brave detective will find herself up against small-town secrets and a side of herself that was meticulously kept at bay. (60 mins.)
 
39.
They (2017)
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(80 mins.)
 
40.
Twin Peaks (2017 TV Series)
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Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered. (60 mins.)
 
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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power (2017 Documentary)
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A decade after An Inconvenient Truth brought climate change into the heart of popular culture comes the follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. (98 mins.)