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Joel Coen is a famous director, writer and producer and one half of the film-making duo known as the Coen brothers. The brothers' successful collaborations include films like Fargo (1996), The Big Lebowski (1998), O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), No Country for Old Men (2007) & True Grit (2010). Joel has won 4 Oscars, all of which he shares credit for with his brother Ethan. The pair received three of those accolades at the 2008 Academy Awards, when they were recognized for their work on the crime thriller No Country for Old Men. The remaining Oscar, Joel and Ethan's first, was received at the 1997 ceremony in honor of their Fargo screenplay.

Recently, Joel received sole credit for directing and Ethan for producing. The two often alternate top billing for their screenplays while sharing film credits for editor under the alias Roderick Jaynes.

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'Dheepan' has won the top prize at the 68th Cannes Film Festival, the Palme d'Or. The Jacques Audiard-directed drama, which centres on refugees fleeing post-civil war Sri Lanka...
Jake Gyllenhaal's new movie 'Southpaw' had to be pulled from the screening schedule at the Cannes Film Festival because the actor is part of the judging jury. The 34-year-old star...
The annual Cannes International Film Festival continues to showcase the work of emerging talents and venerated masters. Originally a small, anti-fascist festival designed to...
'12 Years a Slave' won three awards at the London Critics' Circle Film Awards on Sunday night (02.02.14). The historical drama was named film of the year, while Chiwetel Ejiofor...

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