Once Upon a Time….. in Hollywood: Tarantino’s Love Letter to Hollywood of Yesteryear

Tarantino’s ninth feature, Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood, is a brazenly entertaining, supremely acted, playfully self-reflexive, deeply personal movie. As such, it serves as the director’s love letter to the film industry–and to Los Angeles itself–at a crucial time, when major changes were about to take place in and out tinsel town.

Cannes Film Fest 2019: Operation Mincemeat, WWII Drama, Starring Colin Firth

Operation Mincemeat, World War II drama, starring Oscar winner Colin Firth (The King’s Speech), has sold out international territories at this year’s Cannes Film Fest.

Cannes Film Fest 2019: Pippa Bianco’s Share

Pippa Bianco world premiered her debut feature, Share, at the 2019 Sundance Film Fest, where it won two prizes, one for Bianco’s script and another for her actress (special jury prize). Earlier, at the 2015 Cannes Film Fest, Share had won the Cinefondation prize for best short, and this year she’s eligible for the Camera […]

Cannes Film Fest 2019: Alain Delon Honorary Award–Protested by Actress

As the 2019 Cannes Film Fest was set to celebrate vet French actor Alain Delon Sunday evening, Sand Van Roy, the Belgian-Dutch actress who sued French director Luc Besson for rape last year, delivered a message.

Cannes Film Fest 2019: Pain and Glory–Interview with Almodovar and Stars Antonio Banderas and Penelope Cruz

Almodovar’s 21st feature, Pain and Glory, is his sixth film in competition at the 2019 Cannes Film Fest. He had previously won the Best Director Award at Cannes for All About My Mother, in 1999, but he has not earned yet the top prize, the Palme d’Or.