Directors' Fortnight has added a special screening title to its lineup for this year's event which kicks off at the Cannes Film Festival next month. The Nothing Factory, by Portugal's Pedro Pinho, is described as a riff on the subject of industrialization, unemployment and the workers' struggle. Show More Summary
Ewan McGregor’s looks are a force to be reckoned with! Here’s a 25-year-old version of the ‘Trainspotting’ star at the Cannes Film Festival back in 1996 (left) and 21 years later... the sci-fi staple better known as Obi-Wan…
Glorious seafood, stunning views Cannes, France is perhaps best known for playing host to the entertainment industry during the Cannes Film Festival in May, and then again to advertising heavyweights during Cannes Lions in June. ButShow More Summary
The Critics' Week sidebar of the Cannes Film Festival revealed its selection for the 56th edition this morning with Artistic Director Charles Tesson unveiling 11 first and second features that will make up the main program, including seven in competition, as well as 13 shorts. Show More Summary
"C'est moi!" Another teaser for the Cannes Film Festival! Kicking off the 70th edition of the festival this May is this film, Ismael's Ghost (or Les fantômes d'Ismaël), from French director Arnaud Desplechin (of My Golden Days). The film stars Mathieu Amalric as a filmmaker named Ismael, who is just about to begin shooting his next feature. Show More Summary
That Sophia Coppola was remaking a problematic Clint Eastwood movie had us confounded. But now that the trailer for The Beguiled has hit ahead of its world premiere at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, we're outright intrigued. Nicole Kidman, Kirsten...
The Directors' Fortnight section of the Cannes Film Festival has lived up to expectations to deliver a strong line up of films for its 49th edition, with titles from newer helmers like Sean Baker, Geremy Jasper and Rungano Nyoni as well as projects from Cannes veterans such as Claire Denis, Abel Ferrara and Philippe Garrel. Show More Summary
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. Viridiana (1961) and The Long Absence...Show More Summary
“It just seems inevitable. Cannes has always been auteur driven, and they are showing episodic work by directors whose work they’ve supported and loved. Those of us who are programmers, are always looking for great work. In this day and age, why would anyone still restrict to one time format?”
The latest from Alejandro G Iñárritu is the first VR project to be an Official Selection of the Cannes Film Festival.
The lineup for the 70th Cannes Film Festival was announced a few days ago, and it included the Netflix original films Okja and The Meyerowitz Stories. To most of the world, this is indicative of the streaming service’s rising legitimacy,...Show More Summary
An official trailer has arrived for a film that was just announced this week to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival next month. April's Daughter is the latest film from Mexican filmmaker Michel Franco, of the critically acclaimed films Chronic and After Lucia previously. Show More Summary
Nicole Kidman will be featured in four of the movies screening at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival next month. The four projects include Jane Campion’s Top of the Lake, Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled and John Cameron Mitchell’s How to Talk to Girls at Parties. Kristen Stewart also [...]
Filmmakers and movie buffs will, for the 70th year running, make the French Riviera the place to be from May 17–28 at the 2017 Cannes Film Fest. Fans of Todd Haynes, Sofia Coppola, Noah Baumbach, and especially Nicole Kidman should pay...Show More Summary
The 2017 Cannes Film Festival takes place May 17 - 28. Continue reading…
“Twin Peaks” returns to television with a two-hour premiere on Showtime on Sunday, May 21 at 9 p.m. Eastern. Today, the Cannes Film Festival announced its 2017 lineup, which includes a “Twin Peaks” screening as part of its 70th anniversary events. Show More Summary
"It's been a very intense few weeks and months," said Cannes Film Festival chief Thierry Frémaux as he unveiled the lion's share of the Official Selection for the 70th anniversary edition this morning in Paris. Explaining why there had...Show More Summary
From the tale of a mysterious giant beast to a family drama set against the European migrant crisis, here are the movies appearing in the main competition at next month's Cannes film festival: - 'The Beguiled' - Among the titles causing...Show More Summary
A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola and a Ukrainian road movie are among 18 films competing.
The lineup for the 70th Cannes Film Festival was revealed overnight (or earlier today, if you’re in France) and, while it includes some major American movie stars—Nicole Kidman alone has four projects screening at the festival—major American movie studios have been shut out from the big opening-night slot. Show More Summary