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Abel Ferrara: 'Pasolini's death is not some kind of fictional event'
The fearless champion of bad taste talks spirituality, improvisation and his shamanic approach to shooting a film about Pasolini’s fateful final hours

Rowan Righelato

11, Sep, 2015 @7:00 AM

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Abel Ferrara accused of 'slinging mud' over Welcome to New York row
IFC Films claims the director’s lack of involvement forced it to re-cut his satire inspired by the Dominique Strauss-Kahn case

Benjamin Lee

23, Mar, 2015 @12:14 PM

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Abel Ferrara threatens to sue over US cut of Welcome to New York
Director insists his name on edited version of film based on Dominique Strauss-Kahn scandal ‘is a crime’

Ben Child

20, Mar, 2015 @6:11 PM

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Pasolini first look review – Abel Ferrara's bewitching walk on the wild side
Xan Brooks: Willem Dafoe is superb as the celebrated Italian director who died in mysterious circumstances in 1975, in a film that could be Ferrara’s best yet

Xan Brooks

04, Sep, 2014 @11:19 AM

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Down under on top: Inbetweeners 2 is No 1 at the UK box office

The hapless quartet's adventures in Australia steam into the top spot, shoving Guardians of the Galaxy into second, writes Charles Gant

Charles Gant

12, Aug, 2014 @3:51 PM

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Welcome to New York review – Gérard Depardieu offers naked ambition
Gérard Depardieu is remarkable as a Dominique Strauss-Kahn figure in an incoherent tale with flashes of brilliance, writes Jonathan Romney

Jonathan Romney

10, Aug, 2014 @8:00 AM

The Guardian Film Show: Welcome to New York, God's Pocket, Lilting and All This Mayhem - video reviews

Henry Barnes, Leslie Felperin and Andrew Pulver review this week's big releases, including Abel Ferrera's jaw-dropping take on the DSK scandal and Philip Seymour Hoffman's last starring role

Henry Barnes, Leslie Felperin, Andrew Pulver, Richard Sprenger, Tom Silverstone, Phil Maynard and Leah Green

08, Aug, 2014 @6:50 AM

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Welcome to New York review – Abel Ferrara is unencumbered by good taste

Gérard Depardieu lets it all hang out, and director Abel Ferrara indicts the super-rich, in a brutal, pitiless and sulphurous spin on the Dominique Strauss-Kahn sexual-assault case, writes Peter Bradshaw

Peter Bradshaw

07, Aug, 2014 @2:30 PM

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Guardians of the Galaxy rockets to top spot in UK box office debut

Marvel's latest offering overtakes Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, while Secret Cinema's Back to the Future experience proves it was well worth the wait, writes Charles Gant

Charles Gant

05, Aug, 2014 @1:30 PM

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Naked in New York: Gérard Depardieu strips for the big screen

Softcore scenes in arthouse movies lost their power to shock a long time ago, but the naked body can still leave you reeling. Just ask Xan Brooks, who won't easily forget Gérard Depardieu's eye-popping performance in Welcome to New York

Xan Brooks

29, Jul, 2014 @6:29 PM

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Jacqueline Bisset: 'Older women continue to want sex but men don't want to sleep with them'
In Welcome to New York, Jacqueline Bisset plays the long-suffering wife of an adulterous financier, based on Dominique Strauss-Kahn. She talks to Catherine Shoard about sexual desire and what divides men and women

Catherine Shoard

24, Jul, 2014 @4:17 PM

Welcome to New York: watch Gérard Depardieu in the trailer for Abel Ferrara's take on the Strauss-Kahn scandal - world exclusive video

Watch Gérard Depardieu in the exclusive trailer for Welcome to New York, Abel Ferrara's sex scandal drama, inspired by the Dominic Strauss-Kahn story

10, Jul, 2014 @12:40 PM

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