The international trailer for Cannes 2009 Palme d’Or winner, The White Ribbon, is now online. Writer/director Michael Haneke’s (Funny Games) The White Ribbon revolves around strange events happening at a rural school in the north of Germany which seem to be ritual punishment. The film stars Christian Friedel, Ulrich Tukur, Ernst Jacobi, Leonie Benesch, Ursina …

2009 Palme d’Or winner The White Ribbon trailer now online

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New York Film Festival releases 2009 slate

The New York Film Festival released its 2009 slate of films on Tuesaday, with a focus on international films, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The lineup includes such European filmmakers as Michael Haneke (The White Ribbon), Alain Resnais (who will open the fest with Wild Grass), Pedro Almodovar (Broken Embraces) and Claire Denis (White Material). …