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A provocative director whose films offer richly textured, contemplative examinations of cross-cultural tensions and alienation, Claire Denis is one of French cinema's most distinctive and humanistic storytellers. Read Full Biography
  • The Weekend's Reviews: Nov. 19, 2010

    by William Goss

    Yes, yes, the penultimate 'Harry Potter' film is upon us, but believe it or not, it isn't the sole moviegoing option this weekend. Let's dig in, shall we? -'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1': Here's the magical...

  • SFIFF Review: White Material

    by Jeffrey M. Anderson

    Very simply, Claire Denis is one of the dozen greatest living filmmakers in the world. When I was drawing up my personal list of the best movies of the decade, Denis was among the top contenders, but with so many films I...

  • 400 Screens, 400 Blows - 'Rum' Diary

    by Jeffrey M. Anderson

    Director Claire Denis -- who was born in France but raised in colonial Africa -- enjoyed a measure of art-house buzz when she leapt onto the scene in 1989 with her film Chocolat (not to be confused with the awful 2000 Johnny...

  • Indie Roundup: 'Get Low' Gets Bought, Chilean 'Beer'

    by Peter Martin

    Indie Roundup invites you to relive the last seven days and look forward to the near future in the ever-diverse indie film world. Deals. A big buzz title at Toronto was the most notable deal of the week. Aaron Schneider's Get...

  • Review: The Intruder -- Kim's Take

    by Kim Voynar

    When you go to see a Claire Denis film, you don't go expecting to be spoon-fed a lot of information, and The Intruder is no exception. This hauntingly visual, dream-like film blends together a narrative storyline with...

  • Review: The Intruder

    by Ryan Stewart

    If Claire Denis wants to make films that push character and linear plot to the side and focus on something else, then she's welcome to it, but she can't have her cake and eat it too. The Intruder is a film that has a plot - one...

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