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Rome Film Festival lineup highlights

COMPETITION

“Aide toi et le ciel t’aidera,” Francois Dupeyron (France)

“El artista,” Gaston Duprat, Mariano Cohn (Argentina-Italy)

“Native Dancer,” Guka Omarova (Russia-Germany)

“Un Barrage contre le Pacifique,” Rithy Panh (Cambodia-France-Belgium)

“A French Gigolo,” Josiane Balako (France)

“Northern Land,” Joao Botelho (Portugal)

“Easy Virtue,” Stephan Elliott (U.K.)

“Galantuomini,” Edoardo Winspeare (Italy)

“Un gioco da ragazze,” Matteo Rovere (Italy)

“Good,” Vicente Amorim (U.K.-Hungary)

“Iri,” Zhang Lu (South Korea)

“Opium War,” Siddiq Barmak (Afghanistan-Japan-South Korea-France)

“Parlami di me,” Brando De Sica (Italy)

“Il passato e una terra straniera,” Daniele Vicari (Italy)

“Le Plaisir de chanter,” Ilan Duran Cohen (France)

“Pride and Glory,” Gavin O’Connor (U.S.)

“Resolution 819,” Giacomo Battiato (France-Poland-Italy)

“Long Shadows,” Connie Walter (Germany)

“L’uomo che ama,” Maria Sole Tognazzi

“A Warm Heart,” Krzysztof Zanussi (Poland-Ukraine)

OUT OF COMPETITION

“8,” Jane Campion, Gael Garcia Bernal, Jan Kounen, Mira Nair, Gaspar Noe, Abderrahmane Sissako, Gus Van Sant, Wim Wenders (France)

“Der Baader Meinhof Komplex,” Uli Edel (Germany)

“The Duchess,” Saul Dibb (U.K.-France)

“Parlez-moi de la pluie,” Agnes Jaoui (France)

“Missing,” Tsui Hark (Hong Kong)

“Si puo fare,” Giulio Manfredonia (Italy)

ALICE IN THE CITY PREMIERE

“High School Musical 3,” Kenny Ortega (U.S.)

SPECIAL SCREENINGS

“Appaloosa,” Ed Harris (U.S.)

“The Garden of Eden,” John Irvin (U.K.)

“RocknRolla,” Guy Ritchie (U.S.)

“Il sangue dei vinti,” Michele Soavi (Italy)

“L’ultimo Pulcinella,” Maurizio Scaparro (Italy)

“Aspettando il sole,” Ago Panini (Italy)

“All Human Rights for All,” comprising 30 shorts (Italy)

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