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Picks from the 2015 Alliance Française French Film Festival programme + Win a double pass

The Alliance Française French Film Festival — a celebration of French cinema and culture which continues to display admirable growth each year — launches its 2015 event in Auckland this week, with César Award-nominee The Bélier Family (La Famille Bélier) opening the proceedings at Rialto Cinemas. This year’s programme boasts several high-profile French-language selections from the 2014 Cannes (The Blue Room), Venice (The Last …

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Win a double pass to FRANCES HA starring Greta Gerwig

Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig’s outstanding Frances Ha — a highlight of the 2013 NZ International Film Festival — is heading to New Zealand cinemas this week and A Fistful of Culture is thrilled to be giving away three double passes, courtesy of Trigger Marketing. Following the story of a New York woman (Gerwig) who apprentices for a dance company …

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[REVIEW] Noah Baumbach & Greta Gerwig’s jubilant FRANCES HA is the feel-good film of 2013

Greta Gerwig gives a sensational, career-defining performance as the titular character of Noah Baumbach’s Frances Ha, a consistently witty and charming story of late-20s aimlessness and sisterly love. At once a monochromatic tribute to the French New Wave and a warm celebration of the Big Apple in the tradition of Woody Allen (Manhattan) and Whit Stillman …

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[WATCH] Spirited first trailer for Noah Baumbach’s FRANCES HA starring Greta Gerwig

The first trailer has at last arrived for Noah Baumbach’s Frances Ha, starring the wonderful Greta Gerwig (Damsels in Distress), which debuted to rave reviews at Telluride late last year. Shot in black-and-white, the film follows a 27-year-old New York woman, Frances (Gerwig), who aspires to be a dancer despite the increasing improbability of that …

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[WATCH] TO ROME WITH LOVE Trailer #1

Woody Allen will follow-up last year’s hugely successful return-to-form Midnight in Paris in June with To Rome With Love, another vignette-based romantic comedy set in a European capital. The film consists of four stories: one of which a husband (Woody Allen) and his wife (Judy Davis) travel to Rome and meet the family of the Italian man …

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