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Alice Rohrwacher Named Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jaeger-LeCoultre Filmmaker in Residence (Exclusive)
12 May 2016 5:52 AM, PDT
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“The Wonders” director Alice Rohrwacher has been named the fourth Film Society of Lincoln Center and Jaeger-LeCoultre filmmaker in residence
She will use the opportunity to finish writing her next feature film, “My Bitter Land,” which follows a man living on the margins of society who can travel through time.
The announcement was made at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Rohrwacher joins a list of past recipients that includes Athina Rachel Tsangari (“Chevalier”), Lisandro Alonso (“Jauja”), and Andrea Arnold (“Fish Tank”). Arnold’s new film, “American Honey” premieres at this year’s Cannes and was developed at the first residency.
The program was launched in 2013 to support filmmakers at the early stage the development of their work, while allowing them to create their films in New York City. There will be a luncheon to celebrate Rohrwacher’s selection on Friday in Cannes.
“A distinctive filmmaker with a warm, infectious spirit,
- Brent Lang
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