While Toronto International Film Festival, Sundance, Venice and Cannes sets film schedules well in advance, Telluride always springs its fest lineup at the last moment. Here it is:


Telluride, CO – Telluride Film Festival (September 3-6, 2010), presented by the National Film Preserve is proud to announce its 2010 Festival program. Twenty-four new feature films presented by their creators in the Festival’s main program; six programs curated by 2010 Festival Guest Director Michael Ondaatje; twenty-five new short films; plus thirteen documentaries screening in the Backlot program. Celebrating works from over twenty countries, Telluride Film Festival opens Friday, September 3 and runs through Monday, September 6, 2010.


37th Telluride Film Festival is pleased to present the following new feature films to play in the ‘SHOW’:

· A LETTER TO ELIA (d. Martin Scorsese and Kent Jones, U.S., 2010)

· ANOTHER YEAR (d. Mike Leigh, U.K., 2010)

· BIUTIFUL (d. Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mexico, 2010)

· CARLOS (d. Olivier Assayas, France, 2010)

· CHICO AND RITA (d. Fernando Trueba, Javier Mariscal Spain-Cuba, 2010)

· THE FIRST GRADER (d. Justin Chadwick, U.K., 2010)

· THE FIRST MOVIE (d. Mark Cousins, U.K., 2009)

· HAPPY PEOPLE: A YEAR IN THE TAIGA (d. Dmitry Vasyukov with Werner Herzog, Germany, 2010)

· IF I WANT TO WHISTLE, I WHISTLE (d. Florin Serban, Romania, 2010)

· THE ILLUSIONIST (d. Sylvain Chomet, U.K., France, 2010)

· INCENDIES (d. Denis Villeneuve, Canada, 2010)

· INSIDE JOB (d. Charles Ferguson, U.S., 2010)

· THE KINGS SPEECH (d. Tom Hooper, U.K., 2010)

· LE QUATTRO VOLTE (d. Michelangelo Frammartino, Italy, 2010)

· NEVER LET ME GO (d. Mark Romanek, U.K./U.S., 2010)

· OF GODS AND MEN (d. Xavier Beauvois, France, 2010)

· OKA! AMERIKEE (d. Lavinia Currier, U.S.-Central African Republic, 2010)

· POETRY (d. Lee Chang-dong, Korea, 2010)

· PRECIOUS LIFE (d. Shlomi Eldar, Israel, 2010)

· THE PRINCESS OF MONTPENSIER (d. Bertrand Tavernier, France, 2010)

· TABLOID (d. Errol Morris, U.S., 2010)

· TAMARA DREWE (d. Stephen Frears, U.K., 2010)

· THE TENTH INNING (d. Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, U.S., 2010)

· THE WAY BACK (d. Peter Weir, U.K., 2010)