Over the years we’ve come to know Mike Tyson as many things: song and dance man, reality show star, loose cannon on radio talk shows, celebrated guest at the Sundance and Cannes film festivals, convicted rapist, et cetera, et cetera, and all that…
He was known as a collaborator and friend of Pierre Lescure, now president of the Cannes film festival. read more
Cannes Lions was born out of the Cannes Film Festival in the 1950s. And so, unsurprisingly, its origins were in narrative filmmaking—it awarded good commercials. Billboards weren't added until nearly 40 years later. And this, apparently,...Show More Summary
The acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary Amy will arrive in theatres July 3rd after generating rave reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, and in a new clip from the intimate film, witness a 14-year-old Winehouse belt out an impressive "Happy Birthday" at a friend's birthday party in 1998. This early evidence of...
The world renowned chef who is also a filmmaker, humanitarian and the host of the TV show Master Chef India, Vikas Khanna unveiled his 21st book ‘Utsav – A culinary epic of Indian festivals’ at the French Riviera in Cannes during the weekend. Show More Summary
Every hole is a goal as well as a source of artistic inspiration in Deep Dark which had a European Premiere at Sci-Fi London Film Festival in the UK. The twisted horror comedy, previously spotted at Cannes film festival market with a sharp toothed smile behind a cheeky tag line captures perfectly the pretentious art […]
When a filmmaker like Joel Coen or Xavier Dolan heads a jury as prestigious as the Cannes Film Festival, is he taking on more of the role of the film critic than the filmmaker? In essence, isn't he judging one film against another in...Show More Summary
From the epic Star Wars Battlefront to the intimate Beyond Eyes, here are our most memorable moments from this year’s rather fantastic event Last week, E3 – the Cannes film festival of the video game industry – attracted more than 50,000...Show More Summary
Ooh, the cold burn! It seems like it was just yesterday that Charlize Theron and Sean Penn were headed for wedded bliss — when it seems the Mad Max: Fury Road actress just stopped answering Sean's phone calls. A source shared that the Oscar winner just stopped talking to the Mystic River star during the Cannes Film [...]
Sicario (the title is Spanish for “hitman”) was one of the buzziest titles at this year’s Cannes Film Festival,… Read More
Joy and Sadness often can be found sharing moments together, even an entire lifetime, but if you want them to share a hotel room for an afternoon, it takes Pixar and the Cannes Film Festival to make that happen.
After taking the Cannes Film Festival by storm this year, even though it was out of competition, Pixar’s Inside Out is already being hailed as a new Pixar blockbuster. Comedian Lewis Black, who voices Anger in the film, says that the film is “one of the most extraordinarily creative projects” he has ever worked on. Show More Summary
Sean Penn and Charlize Theron have called it quits, reports Us Weekly. Multiple sources told the magazine the couple, who have been together since December 2013, split up after their trip to the Cannes Film Festival in May. E! News also...Show More Summary
Actor Gerard Depardieu personally intervened to persuade the Cannes Film Festival to show the FIFA-funded movie United Passions, which earned $607 in its US debut and reviews that branded it "pure cinematic excrement." Cannes director Thierry Fremaux said he initially rejected the movie, thinking it unworthy of the world-famous festival....
Palme Thursday is A.A. Dowd’s monthly examination of a winner of the Palme D’Or, determining how well the film has held up and whether it deserved the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. Underground (1995) Political cinema...Show More Summary
After taking the Cannes Film Festival by stylish storm, director and actor Xavier Dolan perfects his modeling skills. Posing with friend Gia Coppola, Dolan covers the spring-summer 2015 issue of Assistant magazine. Starring in a summer-themed...Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in Vulture. Pixar’s new Inside Out has so many great things going for it, including a clutch of advance rave reviews out of the Cannes Film Festival, that it might take you a moment to process one of the movie’s strongest selling points: It also features two of Hollywood’s funniest women, Amy Poehler and Mindy Kaling. Show More Summary
By Barbara Stepko Leave it to the French: A controversy was stirred up at this year’s Cannes Film Festival last week when women were reportedly turned away from a screening of Cate Blanchett’s movie Carol for being inappropriately dressed. Show More Summary
Pixar's new Inside Out has so many great things going for it, including a clutch of advance rave reviews out of the Cannes Film Festival, that it might take you a moment to process one of the movie's strongest selling points: It also features two of Hollywood's funniest women, Amy... More »
LAST month’s Cannes Film Festival was billed as a platform for the industry’s women. But as well-meaning as that gesture may have been, it can’t have escaped many people’s notice that the most acclaimed actresses there—Salma Hayek, Cate Blanchett, Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt—are also some of the most conventionally gorgeous women on the planet. Show More Summary