The Cannes Film Festival has set Romanian director Cristian Mungiu as President of the Cinéfondation and Short Film Jury. The helmer of Palme d’Or-winning 4 Months, 3 Weeks And 2 Days as well as last year's Baccalauréat, for which he won Best Director, previously sat on Steven Spielberg's main festival jury in 2013. 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. The Tree Of Life (2011) There’s a new Terrence Malick movie in theaters this week. Show More Summary
The Cannes Film Festival will celebrate its 70th birthday beginning in a little over two months, and that means it's time to start the stroll poll of who'll be on the red carpet for the fest that runs May 17-28. With the majority ofShow More Summary
When French director Julia Ducournau walked into the Cannes Film Festival last year, she had a handful of shorts and one brand-new feature film to her name. By the time she walked out, she had the Parallel Sections Prize from the International Federation of Film Critics and one of the ... More »
After getting himself banned from the Cannes Film Festival for jokingly calling himself a Nazi in 2011, Lars von Trier is plotting a comeback. The Danish director has a star-studded serial killer movie in the works, and he’s reportedly negotiating to premiere it at Cannes in 2018, according to The ... More »
"So what are vampires like?" Strand has unveiled a trailer for an indie film titled The Transfiguration, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival last year. This film is actually from America and is the feature debut of filmmaker Michael O'Shea, who tells a very odd vampire fable about a loner kid from Brooklyn who gets a taste for blood. Show More Summary
There’s nothing to feud about... Jessica Lange’s beauty is timeless! Here’s a 31-year-old version of the blonde bombshell at the Cannes Film Festival back in 1980 (left) and 37 years later... the Oscar-winning actress --…
This atmospheric New York tale about love, loss, and vampires follows Milo, a 14-year- old boy with a dark secret. The surprise of the Cannes Film Festival 2016! The post The Transfiguration: A Film by Michael O’Shea appeared first on The Good Men Project.
"I wouldn't get too attached to that boy..." An official international trailer has debuted for an indie film titled Mean Dreams, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival last year (in the Directors' Fortnight sidebar) and also played at the Deauville Film Festival and TIFF. Show More Summary
It’s been quite a ride for Arrival, the sci-fi movie starring Amy Adams that Paramount scooped up close to three years ago at the Cannes Film Festival for a record $20M. As we forecasted last month, the Denis Villeneuve-directed movie...Show More Summary
France is calling all entrepreneurs to bring their ideas to the newest hotbed for innovation –Viva Tech – to be held in Paris in June. Business leaders want to create a Cannes Film Festival for innovation.
There are few moviegoing experiences more thrilling than when an actor’s onscreen performance earns spontaneous applause from an audience. I saw it happen at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival, after Javier Bardem flipped a coin to determine...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. The Silent World (1956) Among his...Show More Summary
At this point, we've surely had our fill of PERSONAL SHOPPER trailers. The first came last May, soon after the film had its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival (a rocky premiere at that). The second came in September, this one from U.S. Show More Summary
Kristen Stewart is making her way back to horror with a new film that was a smash hit at the Cannes Film Festival. With the upcoming release of Personal Shopper in theaters, the new trailer shows that she has enough talent to go back to the paranormal genre and bring the scares right to your... Show More Summary
Baby steps, giant dreams. A crowdfunded short film from India is aspiring for a coveted premiere at the Cannes Film Festival this year. SEE ALSO: 5 times when intolerant India had a problem with Bollywood Sisak, which claims to beShow More Summary
Pedro Almodóvar is the President of this Year’s Cannes Film Festival The director of I'm So Excited and this year's Julieta—often called Spain's answer to John Waters—will definitely make it a Pedro Almodóvar Cannes Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
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The Cannes Film Festival has announced that Pedro Almodóvar will serve as 2017’s jury president. Almodóvar’s most recent film, Julieta, was in competition at Cannes last year, and he’s had a number of other entries in years prior. His Bad Education was the opening night selection in 2004. Show More Summary