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CARLOS PART 1

France, 2010 (MIFF 2010, International Panorama)

Director: Olivier Assayas

“Bravura narrative filmmaking on a hugely ambitious scale, Carlos is a spectacular achievement.” - Variety

The career exploits of Venezuelan terrorist Ilich Ramírez Sánchez, known in the media and by the public as Carlos the Jackal, are told on an epic scale in Carlos, filmmaker Olivier Assayas's fictionalised account of one of the world's most notorious criminals. Running in total at almost five and a half hours in length, Carlos is screening at MIFF in three parts.

D Olivier Assayas P Daniel Leconte S Olivier Assayas, Dan Franck Dist Madman Entertainment L French w/English subtitles TD digibeta/2010

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