Thursday, 1 September 2016


Famous for being the festival for which to submit your film if you want it to gain Oscar traction, particularly if it's not a big-budget studio offering, the Telluride Film Festival has announced its slate for its 43rd edition, due to take place over the long Labour Day weekend - from tomorrow, the 2nd of September, to the 5th. On the list are popular festival titles that have already been seen, such as Arrival and Manchester by the Sea, as well as some high-profile premieres like Bleed for This and Moonlight. Take a look at the full lineup below:

Arrival (Denis Villeneuve)
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography (Errol Morris)
Bleed for This (Ben Younger)
California Typewriter (Doug Nichol)
Chasing Trane (John Scheinfeld)
The End of Eden (Angus MacQueen)
Finding Oscar (Ryan Suffern)
Fire at Sea (Gianfranco Rosi)
Frantz (Francois Ozon)
Gentleman Rissient (Benoit Jacquot, Pascal Merigeau and Guy Seligmann)
Graduation (Cristian Mungiu)
Into the Inferno (Werner Herzog)
The Ivory Game (Kief Davidson and Richard Ladkani)
Journey Through French Cinema (Bertrand Tavernier)
La La Land (Damien Chazelle)
Lost in Paris (Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon)
Manchester by the Sea (Kenneth Lonergan)
Maudie (Aisling Walsh)
Men: A Love Story (Mimi Chakarova)
Moonlight (Barry Jenkins)
Neruda (Pablo Larrain)
Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer (Joseph Cedar)
Sully (Clint Eastwood)
Things to Come (Mia Hansen-Love)
Through the Wall (Rama Burshtein)
Toni Erdmann (Maren Ade)
Una (Benedict Andrews)
Wakefield (Robin Swicord)
Snapshots: Eyes on the World
Extremis (Dan Krauss)
Refugee (Joyce Chen and Emily Moore)
The White Helmets (Orlando von Einsiedel)