Thursday, 28 August 2014


Well hello there, Telluride lineup! The Colorado-based film fest has just about taken over from its early-autumn fellow festival in Toronto for influence in the American awards season, and has potentially even taken over from TIFF. It never reveals its slate until just before it opens, which it does tomorrow. And so, at last, here is the Telluride 2014 lineup:

Main Programme
  • '71 (Yann Demange)
  • The 50 Year Argument (Martin Scorsese and David Tedeschi)
  • 99 Homes (Ramin Bahrani)
  • Birdman (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu)
  • Dancing Arabs (Eran Riklis)
  • The Decent One (Vanessa Lapa)
  • Diplomacy (Volker Schlondorff)
  • Foxcatcher (Bennett Miller)
  • The Gate (Regis Wargnier)
  • The Homesman (Tommy Lee Jones)
  • The Imitation Game (Morten Tyldum)
  • Leviathan (Andrei Zvyagintsev)
  • The Look of Silence (Joshua Oppenheimer)
  • Madame Bovary (Sophie Barthes)
  • Merchants of Doubt (Robert Kenner)
  • Mommy (Xavier Dolan)
  • Mr. Turner (Mike Leigh)
  • The Price of Fame (Xavier Beauvois)
  • Red Army (Gabe Polsky)
  • Rosewater (Jon Stewart)
  • The Salt of the Earth (Juliano Ribeiro Salgado)
  • Tales of the Grim Sleeper (Nick Broomfield)
  • Two Days, One Night (Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne)
  • Wild (Jean-Marc Vallee)
  • Wild Tales (Damian Szifron)
More selections after the cut!

Guy Maddin and Kim Morgan Guest Programme
  • California Split (Robert Altman)
  • Il Grido (Michelangelo Antonioni)
  • (Joseph Losey)
  • A Man's Castle (Frank Borzage)
  • The Road to Glory (Howard Hawks)
  • Wicked Woman (Russell Rouse)

Screening Room Programme
  • Bertolucci on Bertolucci (Walter Fasano and Luca Guadagnino)
  • Forbidden Films (Felix Moeller)
  • How to Smell a Rose (Les Blank and Gina Leibrecht)
  • I Stop Time (Gunilla Bresky)
  • Keep on Keepin' On (Alan Hicks)
  • Magician (Chuck Workman)
  • Night Will Fall (Andre Singer)
  • Seymour (Ethan Hawke)
  • Socialism (Peter von Bagh)

Special Screenings
  • Apocalypse Now (Francis Ford Coppola)
  • Children of No Importance (Gerhard Lamprecht)
  • Too Much Johnson (Orson Welles)
  • Where Eagles Dare (Brian G. Hutton)