Elisabeth Moss reprises her Golden Globe-winning role as detective Robin Griffin in 'Top of the Lake.' Speaking at the Cannes Film Festival in May, Moss said she told writer, director Jane Campion she wanted things bleak. (July 27)
While many critics and journalists (including our own correspondent, A.A. Dowd) have characterized this year’s Cannes Film Festival as underwhelming, the line-up for its fall cousin, the Venice Film Festival, is bursting with potential. Show More Summary
Acclaimed Serbian filmmaker Emir Kusturica on Sunday arrived in the Crimean peninsula annexed by Russia from Ukraine to give a concert with his No Smoking Orchestra group. The two-time winner of the Cannes Film Festival's Palme d'Or is set to give a concert in Crimea's Black Sea resort of Yalta. Show More Summary
Netflix may be a bit of a juggernaut in today’s Golden Age of television, but they’re anything but on the film front. Earlier this year, audiences booed Okja at the Cannes Film Festival — not because it was bad, mind you, but because mere pretentiousness. Show More Summary
After extolling the virtues of Netflix during his stint as a Cannes Film Festival jury member, Will Smith continued to extol the streaming service during its Comic-Con Bright panel this afternoon. “It’s interesting to be at the forefront of a new way to consume entertainment. Show More Summary
Meet Rose and Ben. Amazon Studios + Roadside Attractions have debuted the first teaser trailer for the new film from Todd Haynes, titled Wonderstruck, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this summer. The film tells two different stories set 50 years apart, following two kids who venture into New York City. Show More Summary
"Let me show you what you made me into." Well Go USA has released the first official trailer for an action film from Korea titled The Villainess, which premiered out-of-competition at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this summer. I heard some rave reviews of this and I definitely want to check it out. Show More Summary
William Oldroyd's film, acclaimed for its daring on the festival circuit, is joyless, ugly and arguably racist.
The Amy Schumer comedy I Feel Pretty will make its theatrical debut on June 29 next year, STXfilms announced today. STXfilms acquired the Voltage-financed title out of the Cannes Film Festival for an estimated $15M, one of the fest’s biggest deals. 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 Son’s Room (2001) I like to imagine that someone fought passionately for Shrek. Show More Summary
You've undoubtedly heard of The Cannes Festival, the annual film-preview festival that is held in Cannes, France. But have you heard of the Canine Film Festival? No? Well, it's pretty much the same, with one small difference. You can probably guess what it is. The Canine Film Festival is an event...
Francesca filmmakers Luciano and Nicolás Onetti have announced the completion of their next splatterfest, What the Waters Left Behind (Los Olvidados), which premiered in Marché du Film (Cannes Film Festival) with plans for a full festival run this year and next. Show More Summary
WITH “The Beguiled”, Sofia Coppola became the second woman in 70 years to win the best director prize at the Cannes film festival. A momentous occasion? Maybe so, but Ms Coppola herself is unfazed to the point of being offhand.
She spent two months in the Crescent City Director Sofia Coppola, who recently won Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for The Beguiled, spent “a little over two months” working in New Orleans, where she found out that it was not...Show More Summary
A year ago at the Cannes Film Festival, I sat in a theater for the debut of Sean Penn’s latest directorial effort, The Last Face, as the audience began snickering a minute into the screening, when an overwrought opening title card appeared comparing the horrors of the Liberian Civil War and the ... More »
Following a well-received premiere at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, we now have another look at Heaven Knows What directors Ben and Joshua Safdie’s new film Good Time, starring Robert Pattinson as a bank robber who desperately attempts to get his brother Nick (Ben Safdie) out of Rikers. Show More Summary
McCann's Fearless Girl statue for State Street Global Advisors was the darling of the 2017 Cannes Lions festival, winning four Grand Prix. But the Film Lions were still the emotional center of Saturday's big award show at the Palais. "We're looking for bravery, on the client side and the agency side," Film jury president Pete...
Teaser art is one of our fav parts of movie marketing. As filmmakers converged on Cannes Film Festival to take meetings and do business last month, Can Evrenol was in town with a duo of illustrated teasers for his English language debut, Housewife. Two sticker variations by Big Baboli were up for grabs as a […]
Ms. Coppola won best director at the Cannes Film Festival for her film starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell, an update on the 1971 movie with Clint Eastwood.
The hottest ticket at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, the film people pushed and shoved hardest to get into, was not a heavy drama or heartbreaking romance, but a three-hour-plus documentary on the history of French cinema. If you don't think that sounds scintillating, you don't know Bertrand Tavernier....