A Dangerous Method

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David Cronenberg to receive Venice lifetime achievement award

The 27th Venice International Film Festival will pay tribute to the Scanners and A Dangerous Method director.

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A Dangerous Method, Borgias, Kennedys sweep DGC Awards

The period costume dramas swept the awards, taking honours for best series and mini-series, sound editing and production design (The Borgias pictured here).

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Nominees revealed for 2012 DGC awards

On the list is past winner David Cronenberg (pictured), who picked up nominations for best direction and best feature film for A Dangerous Method.

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Best of the Year: David Cronenberg

Thirty years into a storied career, this Canadian director is having one of his biggest years yet, making him Playback‘s Director of the Year.

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TIFF unveils its top 10 Canadian films of 2011

The Canadian film event spotlights gangster genre pics like Guy Maddin’s Keyhole and Nathan Morlando’s Edwin Boyd.

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TIFF 2011: Brit producer Jeremy Thomas praises Canadian film biz

The coproducer of David Cronenberg’s A Dangerous Method says Canada has a “healthy business.”

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Cronenberg from Venice: ‘I’ve never had a better reception to a film’

Playback catches up with the acclaimed director from Italy, where his latest film, A Dangerous Method, premiered Thursday.

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A Dangerous Method gets gala at NY Film Fest

David Cronenberg will screen a movie for the first time at the NYFF, which is giving him a rare gala slot.

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TIFF to open with Guggenheim’s U2 doc

Cronenberg’s A Dangerous Method and Polley’s Take This Waltz set for gala premieres.