Cannes Film Review: ‘The Great Mystical Circus’

Cannes Film Review: ‘The Great Mystical Circus’ »

24 May, 2018
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As the surprise box-office success story of the last six months or so, Michael Gracey’s “The Greatest Showman” indicated that contrary to

Asia Argento didn’t notice Ava DuVernay after Cannes speech

Asia Argento didn’t notice Ava DuVernay after Cannes speech »

24 May, 2018
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Asia Argento delivered a powerful speech at the Cannes Film Festival about Harvey Weinstein and rape culture in the film industry —

Cannes Winner ‘Sicilian Ghost Story’ Bought by Strand Releasing (EXCLUSIVE)

Cannes Winner ‘Sicilian Ghost Story’ Bought by Strand Releasing (EXCLUSIVE) »

23 May, 2018
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Strand Releasing has acquired all North American rights to Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza’s drama “Sicilian Ghost Story,” Variety has learned exclusively.

Cannes Film Review: ‘Carmen and Lola’

Cannes Film Review: ‘Carmen and Lola’ »

23 May, 2018
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Perhaps it’s ultimately a good thing that the “coming out as gay in a repressive culture” subgenre has, by 2018, become familiar

Cannes Film Review: ‘The Pluto Moment’

Cannes Film Review: ‘The Pluto Moment’ »

23 May, 2018
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Tracking an independent film crew on a difficult field research trip in Southwest China, Sixth Generation writer-director Zhang Ming’s “The Pluto Moment”

Lars Von Trier Laughs Off Mass Walk-Out at Cannes Film Festival

Lars Von Trier Laughs Off Mass Walk-Out at Cannes Film Festival »

22 May, 2018
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Responding to the incident in a new interview, the Danish director insists the reaction made him feel ‘very relaxed.’ AceShowbiz -Lars Von

Cannes 2018 Spotlights Lives of People on the Margins of Society

Cannes 2018 Spotlights Lives of People on the Margins of Society »

22 May, 2018
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Egyptian director A.B. Shawky’s feature debut, “Yomeddine,” didn’t win any prizes at Cannes last Saturday, but in its own profoundly empathetic way, the film

Cannes Film Review: ‘The State Against Mandela and the Others’

Cannes Film Review: ‘The State Against Mandela and the Others’ »

22 May, 2018
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The last three words in the title of “The State Against Mandela and the Others” make an apparent afterthought of the nine

Cannes Film Review: ‘Dear Son’

Cannes Film Review: ‘Dear Son’ »

22 May, 2018
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We do not live in subtle times, and of all nuance-annihilating topics, few are as dramatically divisive as jihadism. Which makes Mohammed

Cannes Film Review: ‘Chris The Swiss’

Cannes Film Review: ‘Chris The Swiss’ »

22 May, 2018
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The past can be a prickly thing. One of the strengths of Anja Kofmel’s part-animated documentary investigation into the death of her

The decades-long saga behind Cannes’ longest-suffering passion project

The decades-long saga behind Cannes’ longest-suffering passion project »

22 May, 2018
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After nearly two decades in development hell, Terry Gilliam’s “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote” will close out the 2018 Cannes Film

Does Cannes Have a Future? Yes, But the Festival Needs to Change

Does Cannes Have a Future? Yes, But the Festival Needs to Change »

22 May, 2018
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The red carpet, in America, is a flat expanse of star-studded glamour, a VIP corral. At the Cannes Film Festival, the red

Asia Argento Makes Powerful Statement About Cannes’ Role in Weinstein Scandal

Asia Argento Makes Powerful Statement About Cannes’ Role in Weinstein Scandal »

21 May, 2018
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Asia Argento delivered a rousing indictment of Harvey Weinstein and, by extension, the Cannes Film Festival during the Cannes awards ceremony Saturday

‘Studio 54’ Sells to Zeitgeist Films and Kino Lorber (EXCLUSIVE)

‘Studio 54’ Sells to Zeitgeist Films and Kino Lorber (EXCLUSIVE) »

21 May, 2018
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Zeitgeist Films and Kino Lorber have picked up U.S. rights for Matt Tyrnauer’s “Studio 54,” a documentary about the club that was

Japanese Director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or at Cannes

Japanese Director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or at Cannes »

21 May, 2018
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CANNES — Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival for his film “Shoplifters,” marking just

Asia Argento calls out alleged Weinstein rape on Cannes stage

Asia Argento calls out alleged Weinstein rape on Cannes stage »

21 May, 2018
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The Italian actress who was among the first to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault gave a blistering speech about the disgraced

These Cannes Film Festival Dresses Are Unlike Anything You've Ever Seen

These Cannes Film Festival Dresses Are Unlike Anything You've Ever Seen »

21 May, 2018
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These Cannes Film Festival Dresses Are Unlike Anything You’ve Ever Seen The Cannes Film Festival is a 12-day extravaganza where A-listers from

Cannes: Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Sells to Magnolia (EXCLUSIVE)

Cannes: Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Sells to Magnolia (EXCLUSIVE) »

21 May, 2018
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Magnolia Pictures has picked up North American rights to “Shoplifters,” the acclaimed new drama from Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda, Variety has learned.

Variety Critics Name the 12 Best Movies From Cannes 2018

Variety Critics Name the 12 Best Movies From Cannes 2018 »

21 May, 2018
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The 71st Cannes Film Festival may have gotten off to a bumpy start, underwhelming audiences with Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s Spanish-language “Everybody

Cannes Film Review: ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’

Cannes Film Review: ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ »

21 May, 2018
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Delusions of grandeur, old-fashioned ideals of romance and justice, the eternal clash between cynicism and dreams — these are the themes of not

Heidi Klum and Tom Kaulitz Make Red Carpet Debut as a Couple at Cannes Film Festival

Heidi Klum and Tom Kaulitz Make Red Carpet Debut as a Couple at Cannes Film Festival »

21 May, 2018
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The lovebirds attended the 2018 amfAR Gala at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on Thursday, May 17. AceShowbiz – Heidi Klum and her

Does Cannes Have a Future? Yes, But the Festival Needs to Change

Does Cannes Have a Future? Yes, But the Festival Needs to Change »

20 May, 2018
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The red carpet, in America, is a flat expanse of star-studded glamour, a VIP corral. At the Cannes Film Festival, the red

Portraits of Spike Lee, Sofia Boutella, and More Who Ruled the 2018 Cannes Film Festival

Portraits of Spike Lee, Sofia Boutella, and More Who Ruled the 2018 Cannes Film Festival »

20 May, 2018
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The 2018 Cannes Film Festival was a fascinating struggle against tradition. Cannes jury president Cate Blanchett led a star-studded 82-women protest against

Asia Argento calls out alleged Weinstein rape on Cannes stage

Asia Argento calls out alleged Weinstein rape on Cannes stage »

20 May, 2018
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The Italian actress who was among the first to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault gave a blistering speech about the disgraced

Variety Critics Name the 12 Best Movies From Cannes 2018

Variety Critics Name the 12 Best Movies From Cannes 2018 »

20 May, 2018
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The 71st Cannes Film Festival may have gotten off to a bumpy start, underwhelming audiences with Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s Spanish-language “Everybody

Asia Argento calls out alleged Weinstein rape on Cannes stage

Asia Argento calls out alleged Weinstein rape on Cannes stage »

20 May, 2018
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The Italian actress who was among the first to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault gave a blistering speech about the disgraced

‘Shoplifters’ wins Palme d’Or, grand prize to Spike Lee

‘Shoplifters’ wins Palme d’Or, grand prize to Spike Lee »

20 May, 2018
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A tumultuous Cannes Film Festival concluded Saturday with the Palme d’Or awarded to Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s “Shoplifters,” a tender portrait of

Kristen Stewart's White Eyeliner, Stella Maxwell's Banded Ponytail, and More of the Best Beauty Instagrams Of the Week

Kristen Stewart's White Eyeliner, Stella Maxwell's Banded Ponytail, and More of the Best Beauty Instagrams Of the Week »

20 May, 2018
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While last week's Met Gala brought plenty of noteworthy beauty looks, the time for dramatics is still in full swing, thanks to

‘Shoplifters’ wins Palme d’Or, grand prize to Spike Lee

‘Shoplifters’ wins Palme d’Or, grand prize to Spike Lee »

20 May, 2018
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A tumultuous Cannes Film Festival concluded Saturday with the Palme d’Or awarded to Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s “Shoplifters,” a tender portrait of

Asia Argento Makes Powerful Statement About Cannes’ Role in Weinstein Scandal

Asia Argento Makes Powerful Statement About Cannes’ Role in Weinstein Scandal »

20 May, 2018
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Asia Argento delivered a rousing indictment of Harvey Weinstein and, by extension, the Cannes Film Festival during the Cannes awards ceremony Saturday