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This definitive documentary traces Wertmuller's rise--from Federico Fellini's assistant to global superstar auteur known for her signature eyewear.
Snopek, a rock/jazz/classical auteur on the city's music scene, was among them — and has since become a Summerfest staple.
The awards capped what had been an often disappointing festival characterized by a fairly weak feature-film competition, misfires from venerated auteurs and rumors that some movies had been rushed into the festival before they had been fully edited.
Premiering in competition, the French auteur's L'amant double certainly won't win any prizes for taste, coherence or originality.
When Bilbo Baggins and his Middle Earth pals hit select theaters in December to become history’s first 48-fps 3-D wide release, movie audiences will get a chance to see for themselves why alpha auteurs like Jackson are flipping for fast frame.
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