Earlier this year, the upstart June Pictures impressed by taking three films to Sundance and Cannes. One of those, The Florida Project, has since become an awards contender. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter before Sundance,...Show More Summary
Sony Classics has debuted an official US trailer for the acclaimed Russian drama Loveless, which has been picking up awards and accolades ever since it premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May. If you haven't heard about this film,...Show More Summary
The big Film winners at Cannes in 2016 were a study in contrasts. In the Film Craft category, the Grand Prix winner was Under Armour's "Rule Yourself: Michael Phelps" spot from Droga5, an exquisitely made masterpiece of craft (and Adweek's Ad of the Year for 2016). But over in the Film Lions, the Grand Prix...
UPDATE, WRITETHRU: Ruben Ostlund’s Cannes Palme d’Or winner The Square swept through the European Film Awards tonight in Berlin. The satirical art world drama was named Best European Film and European Comedy among its other wins. This marks the first year that the same film has won both categories since the comedy race was added in 2013. Show More Summary
Joaquin Phoenix returns to the big screen in Amazon Studios‘ new thriller, You Were Never Really Here. Directed by Lynne Ramsay, the film premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, as it took home Best Screenplay, while Phoenix won Best Actor. Phoenix stars as a traumatized war veteran who now tracks down missing girls for […]
Joaquin Phoenix channels Taxi Driver‘s Travis Bickle in Lynne Ramsay‘s intense You Were Never Really Here. We won’t get to see the film for a few months, but audiences who had a chance to catch the film at Cannes earlier this year have already showered Ramsay’s new movie with praise, particularly when it comes to Phoenix’s performance. Show More Summary
Say what you will about 2017, but it's blessed us with some pretty unbelievable red carpet beauty looks. From the Golden Globes to the Cannes Film Festival and many, many award season soirées in between, celebrities served hair and makeup inspiration like it was their dang job. Show More Summary
Red carpet stairs are no joke. The Met Gala, Cannes Film Festival...there are only a few events a year that require such an epic, grand and, not to mention, photo-worthy entrance for...
This review originally ran during the Cannes Film Festival.If, in these unstable times, you were tempted to wonder about how things are going in Putin’s Russia, Loveless might offer some extremely cold comfort. Leviathan director Andrey Zvyagintsev has reunited with writer Oleg Negin for another dour look at his home ... More »
British actress Kadian Noble has filed a lawsuit against the Weinstein brothers and the company they founded, arguing that Harvey Weinstein’s alleged assault of her at the Cannes Film Festival and the company’s complicity in it constituted sex trafficking.
The range of foul behavior Harvey Weinstein is accused of has now expanded to include sex trafficking. British actress Kadian Noble, who says Weinstein forced her to perform sexual acts in a hotel room during the Cannes film festival in 2014, filed a lawsuit against the disgraced producer, his brother...
Actor Kadian Noble has accused the disgraced producer of sexual assault during the film festival in 2004, violating sex trafficking laws Harvey Weinstein has been accused of violating sex trafficking laws as an aspiring actor has launched a lawsuit against him. Related: Harvey Weinstein faces UK civil claim over alleged sexual assault Continue reading...
David Black chats about indie short film nights While the big, classy movie mags tend to concentrate on all the glitz and glamour of prestigious film festivals like Cannes, Raindance and MIFF, the true heart of the industry lies with the myriad of much smaller short movie nights that are... Show More Summary
"What's wrong... you can't breathe underwater?" Refinery29 has debuted the online version of Kristen Stewart's acclaimed new short film titled Come Swim, which played at the Sundance and Cannes Film Festivals this year. There was big...Show More Summary
It was shaping up to be a banner year for the Orchard, the New York music distributor that two years ago turned toward the unpredictable business of indie and foreign film distribution. At the Cannes Film Festival in May, the company beat out its rivals to acquire one of the main competition’s...
Edouard Waintrop, the respected artistic director of Directors' Fortnight which runs parallel to the Cannes Film Festival each May, is due to end his run at the helm after next year's 50th edition of the section. The Société des Réalisateurs...Show More Summary
"You wanted me to fight?" The Match Factory has released a new official trailer for an Iranian drama titled A Man of Integrity, which first premiered at the Cannes Film Festival before going on to play at a bunch of other festivals this year. Show More Summary
Nominations for the 30th European Film Awards are in with no shortage of festival titles and Oscar hopefuls in the main races. From Cannes, Ruben Ostlund's Palme d'Or winner The Square; Andrey Zvyagintsev's Jury Prize winner Loveless; and Robin Campillo's Grand Prize laureate BPM are all up for Best European Film. Show More Summary
The very funny Swedish art-world farce The Square may have been a divisive pick when it won the Palme d’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, but there was one thing the entire international film community could agree on: the swooning. Claes Bang, the movie’s dashing and virtually unknown Danish ... More »
"They'll be punished, I promise you." Magnolia has unveiled an official US trailer for Fatih Akin's In the Fade, a dramatic thriller starring Diane Kruger. Kruger won the Best Actress award at the Cannes Film Festival this year, where the film played in competition. Show More Summary