Xavier Dolan

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Xavier Dolan’s I Killed My Mother getting belated U.S. release

Kino Lorber has acquired the Quebec director’s debut feature three years after it won three awards at the Cannes Film Festival.

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Emily Hampshire attached to Xavier Dolan’s Letters to a Young Actor

The Montreal actress will play the wife of an iconic actor in the Quebec director’s first English-language project.

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Villeneuve leads Jutra pack, although auteurs score well

A number of somber auteur films which were critically acclaimed but didn’t score high at the box office are in the running for the award’s top categories.

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Dolan up for Cesar for Les Amours imaginaires

Montreal filmmaker Xavier Dolan, who will start shooting his third feature, Laurence Anyways, at the end of February, has been nominated for a Cesar Award, the French Oscar, for Les Amours imaginaires (Heartbeats).

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Telefilm backs 11 Quebec movies

Quebec’s French language directors have received a cash boost from Telefilm Canada for their latest projects.

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Atlantic Film Fest’s Cancon kicks off with Whirligig

Hometown director Chaz Thorne’s Whirligig will kick off the Atlantic Film Festival’s Canadian film offerings on Sept. 17, organizers said Tuesday.