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The Traitor. Selected in official competition at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival -and not awarded- this film tells the story of Tommaso Buscetta, the man who broke his vows made at Cosa Nostra and contributed to the Maxi-Procès (maxiprocesso) of 475 mafiosi, and to the conviction of several hundred of them.
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Finally! Finally the nominations for the Oscar 2020, the most prestigious of awards. I'm very happy to have reviewed for you the majority of the films selected this year.   

Currently on Canal Plus, a remarkable documentary by Olivier Joyard on production and success of Israeli series. Given the complexity of Israeli society and the low budget, the creations and themes targeted in the series are rich and regularly adapted worldwide. Here are the ten Israeli movies and series to watch now.
Motti Wolkenbruch. When Motti, a young Orthodox Jew promised to a woman chosen by his mother, falls in love with Laura, a skiksa (non-Jewish), what happens?

The Offense Sydney Lumet. This radical and strong movie is about Sergent Johnson, a police officer, who, after twenty years of carrier, chases a raper of girls, in the suburbs of a big city of England.

"My little women!" exclaims Dr. March, when, return from the army, he meets again his daughters...These words gave birth to the title Little Women,novel inspired by the life of her author, Louisa May Alcott and adapted for the cinema for the sixth time.
« This is your song ». The voice and the charism of Elton John are sparkling in Rocketman, this beautiful musical biopic with amazing choreographies and wonderful staging.
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