Control: The Premieres





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We don't have a complete list of the premieres but our list is growing and we welcome submissions. Where known the general release date in that country is shown in brackets after the premiere date.
International premiere: Cannes Film Festival May 17, 2007
Australia: Melbourne International Film Festival August 1, 2007
UK: Edinburgh Film festival August 17, 2007
(October 5th) - Photos
Canada: Toronto Film Festival September 7, 2007
Germany: International Filmfestival Cologne Conference September 28, 2007 also Berlin January 4th 2008
(January 10th )
US: Chelsea West Cinemas, New York September 25, 2007
(October 19th)
Reviews from Cannes premiere 17 May 2007:

Critics have described his portrayal of troubled singer Ian Curtis as "spectacular" and "outstanding". It received a standing ovation at its premiere on the Croisette.
- Telegraph

Has earned a rapturous reception in Cannes

There was a palpable buzz on the Croisette today
- Guardian

Control won the title of Best European Film at the festival

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