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Matt Dillon to Be Honored With Locarno Lifetime Achievement Award

Click here to read the full article. The Locarno Film Festival will be honoring Matt Dillon with a lifetime achievement award, a mini-retro of his films, and an onstage chat. Dillon’s career as an actor and director will be celebrated by the Swiss fest dedicated to indie cinema during a ceremony on Aug. 4  in the 8,000-seat Piazza Grande outdoor screening venue, followed by an onstage conversation the next day. Tribute screenings will comprise  Gus Van Sant’s “Drugstore Cowboy” (1989) featuring Dillon’s powerful performance as a “dope fiend,” as he calls himself, who steals pharmaceuticals in Portland drugstores, and “City of Ghosts”...
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Matt Dillon to Receive 2022 Locarno Film Festival Lifetime Achievement Award

American actor Matt Dillon, whose career has ranged from gritty independent cinema with Gus Van Sant’s Drugstore Cowboy (1989) through the blockbuster comedy of the Farrelly brothers’ There’s Something About Mary (1998) to the European auteur cinema of Lars von Trier’s The House That Jack Built (2018) and Yorgos Lanthimos’ Nimic (2019), will be honored with the lifetime achievement award at the 2022 Locarno International Film Festival. Dillon will receive his award in Locarno on August 4. The festival will pay tribute to the versatile actor with a screening of Drugstore Cowboy and City of Ghosts, Dillon’s 2002 directorial debut. Dillon...
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Matt Dillon Lands Locarno Award; Channel 4 Order; DocFest International Competition Jury; James Bond Doc — Global Briefs

Click here to read the full article. Matt Dillon To Receive Locarno Award Matt Dillon is to receive the Locarno Film Festival’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The award ceremony on Thursday, August 4 in Piazza Grande will be accompanied by screenings of Drugstore Cowboy (Gus Van Sant, 1989) and City of Ghosts (Matt Dillon, 2002), and a Q&A with the actor on Friday, August 5 at the Forum @Spazio Cinema. Dillon is best known for movies including The Outsiders (1983), Rumble Fish (1983), Wild Things (John McNaughton, 1998), There’s Something About Mary (Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly, 1998) and Lars von Trier’s The House That Jack Built (2018). Previous recipients of Locarno’s Lifetime Achievement Award have included...
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Matt Dillon Net Worth 2022, Age, Height, Weight, Biography, Wiki and Career Details

Birth Place: New Rochelle, New York, United States. Siblings: Kevin Dillon, Katy Dillon, Paul Dillon, Timothy Dillon, Brian Dillon. Over the years, the television industry had witnessed a significant transformation. It has grown exponentially across the globe as it attracts millions of viewers at any point in time today while also seeing a significant change in the quality of production. In the past few decades, the world of cinematography has witnessed numerous talented individuals cast on the big screens, but only a handful of them can leave a mark due to their exceptional work and outstanding talent. One of those talented individuals is Matthew Raymond Dillon.

Vertical Entertainment Acquires Tribeca-Bound Satire ‘Land Of Dreams’ Starring Sheila Vand, Matt Dillon & Isabella Rossellini – Watch The Trailer

Click here to read the full article. EXCLUSIVE: Vertical Entertainment has acquired North American rights to the political satire Land of Dreams, directed by Shirin Neshat and Shoja Azari, which is making its North American premiere in the Spotlight Narrative section of the Tribeca Film Festival in June. The global indie distributor has slated the film for a day-and-date theatrical release in 10 of the top 20 markets—including in Los Angeles and New York—this fall. (Watch a new trailer unveiled today by the company above.) Set in a near-future America which has closed its borders and become more insular than ever,...