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Telluride Film Festival lineup includes 'Gravity,' 'Labor Day'

Telluride Film Festival lineup includes 'Gravity,' 'Labor Day'

A man adrift at sea. A woman adrift in space. And a young girl all by herself in the desert.

If there's a theme at this weekend's Telluride Film Festival, it's that solo travel may have its benefits but also carries more than a few risks.

Colorado's Labor Day weekend festival — which is starting Thursday, a day earlier than normal, to commemorate its 40th edition — is known for eclectic programming announced at the very last minute, and it's often difficult to detect trends.

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But the inclusion of three films — Alfonso...