Jacques Audiard

Joaquin Phoenix, left and John C. Reilly are excellent as the title characters in “The Sisters Brothers.” (Courtesy Magali Bragard/ Annapurna Pictures)

Violent ‘Sisters Brothers’ an appealing offbeat Western

“The Sisters Brothers” combines a violent Western and an offbeat road (trail?)…

 

From left, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby and Jesuthasan Anthonythasan play a fake family in “Dheepan.” (Courtesy Sundance Selects)

‘Dheepan’ an inspiring, relevant refugee drama

Although it cheapens its impact by swerving into genre terrain, “Dheepan” --…

 

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Audiard’s ‘Dheepan’ wins Palme d’Or in upset Cannes finale

The 68th Cannes Film Festival was brought to a surprising close Sunday…

 

AP Photo/Thibault CamusDirector Jacques Audiard holds the Palme d’Or award for the film Dheepan as he poses for photographers during a photo call following the awards ceremony at the 68th international film festival

Audiard's 'Dheepan' wins Palme d'Or in upset Cannes finale

The 68th Cannes Film Festival was brought to a surprising close Sunday…

AP Photo/Thibault CamusDirector Jacques Audiard holds the Palme d’Or award for the film Dheepan as he poses for photographers during a photo call following the awards ceremony at the 68th international film festival