Chloë Sevigny will make her directorial debut at the Cannes Film Festival in May with the short Kitty, based on a Paul Bowles short story about a little girl who dreams of becoming a kitten and finds herself transformed into one.“I chose the story because it had an element of ... More »
The Directors' Fortnight section of the Cannes Film Festival is a rich and interesting mix this year replete with a handful of previous Oscar winners and nominees — and some films that might have been expected to run in Official Selection. Show More Summary
The Critics’ Week sidebar of the Cannes Film Festival this afternoon unveiled its picks for the 55th running. Artistic Director Charles Tesson revealed 10 first and second features that will make up the main program, including seven in competition, out of 1,100 which were screened. Show More Summary
The thriller Green Room buzzes in on a wave of buzzy buzz that began at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, along the lines of: Omigod, it’s so intense, it’s so brutal. And yeah, it’s intense. It’s brutal. The villains are a higher grade of white trash than in writer-director Jeremy ... More »
The French actor Vincent Lindon was named Best Actor at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival, last May, for his starring role in Stéphane Brizé’s “The Measure of a Man,” which is opening here Friday, at Metrograph. Its belated American release...Show More Summary
The lineup for this year’s Cannes Film Festival was released early this morning (or early this afternoon, if you’re continental like that). And it’s a good one, stacked with films from A-list actors, auteurs, and Amazon, which has an...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: We covered this previously in our coverage of Amazon Studios CinemaCon lunch; that Lionsgate is releasing Amazon’s Woody Allen Cannes Film Festival opener Cafe Society in August. But what Deadline has learned is that the all-star film is going wide on Aug. Show More Summary
Featuring Woody Allen, Jeff Nichols, Nicholas Winding Refn, and Andrea Arnold.
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We’re getting a first look at Nicolas Winding Refn’s LA-set horror tale The Neon Demon, announced this morning as an Official Selection in the 69th Cannes Film Festival’s Competition lineup. Starring Elle Fanning, The Neon Demon tells a story about an aspiring model in L.A. Show More Summary
The lineup for the 69th Cannes Film Festival (how apropos) was announced this morning, and the auteur-courting fest snagged an enviable group of top-tier directors. Steven Spielberg, Woody Allen, and Jodie Foster will all debut their films out of competition (The BFG, Cafe Society, and Money Monster, respectively), while the... More »
The 49 titles unveiled on Thursday represent 28 countries in all, with an especially strong showing for Romania (with two films in competition, past Palme d’Or winner Cristian Mungiu’s “Baccalaureat” and Cristi Puiu’s “Sierra-Nevada,” and debut “Dogs” in Un Certain Regard) and, of course, France.
The official selection for the 2016 Cannes Film Festival was just announced, and one of the films playing there this year is the latest work from Park Chan-wook, who was last at Cannes in 2009 with his film Thirst. Park Chan-wook has...Show More Summary
Every year, cinephiles wake up early to catch the announcement direct from France of the films playing at the Cannes Film Festival. For the 69th Cannes Film Festival taking place this May they've revealed a fantastic selection of films premiering. Show More Summary
As New York dives into Tribeca, international filmmakers around the world are preparing for festival season. In the south of France (which is lovely this time of year), that means releasing the lineup for the 69th annual Cannes FilmShow More Summary
As expected, there were no major shockers in the lineup for the 69th Cannes Film Festival which was unveiled this morning in Paris. Among the high-profile films that had been predicted and made it in are Steven Spielberg's The BFG; Jodie Foster's Money Monster and Shane Black's The Nice Guys out of competition. Show More Summary
Oscar winners Julia Roberts and Jodie Foster will be gracing the red carpet at next month's Cannes Film Festival but it is actress Kristen Stewart who grabbed the early spotlight after being dubbed "Queen of Cannes" by organizers onShow More Summary
Last year’s Cannes Film Festival was notable for its English-language movies made by directors from non-English-speaking places, with selections such as “The Lobster,” “Sicario,” “Louder than Bombs,” “Tale of Tales” and “Youth” dotting the selection.This year’s festival maintains half that bargain....
Refresh for latest… The Official Selection for the 69th Cannes Film Festival is being unveiled this morning at Paris’ UGC Normandie cinema on the Champs-Elysées (where a mini-protest against reforms to national labor laws kicked off the proceedings). Show More Summary
The Cannes Film Festival is about to announce the lineup for next month's event, but not before film and theater workers and students aligned in front of the stage at the UGC Normandie cinema to silently voice their upset with proposed reforms to French labor legislation. Show More Summary