Transes: Ahmed Al Maanouni’s Morrocan Music Film, Presented by Scorsese

Cannes Film Festival 2007–Icons John Wayne, Marlon Brando, Henry Fonda, and Olivier feature in the Cannes Film Festival's Cannes Classics program, unveiled Wednesday, while Martin Scorsese and Jane Fonda will be on hand to lend the event some star power.

Cannes Film Fest 2018: Paolo Moretti, Directors Fortnight New Artistic Head

The Cannes Fest Directors Fortnight will have a new artistic director, Paolo Moretti, beginning next year’s edition, 2019.

Cannes Film Fest 2017: Lea Mysius’ Ava

The Critics’ Week sidebar showcased the debut of a gifted French helmer, Léa Mysius, whose film Ava charts the summer of a teenager, played by the actress Noée Abita, who learns how to contain personal demons and meets challenges. Ava deals with members of a generation which, for various reasons, are facing the fear of […]

Cannes Film Fest 2017: Tehran Taboo

The lineup of this 56th edition of Critics’ Week shows a definite political tendency with several films dealing with social and political issues. A politically charged works to compete at Critics’ Week is an animated feature, Ali Soozandeh’s Tehran Taboo, which shows an uncompromising portrait of life in Teheran, a city where basic civil liberties […]

Cannes Film Fest 2017: Sicilian Ghost Story

The Cannes Film Fest’s Critics’ Week, a small, selective section dedicated to first and second films, will open with Sicilian Ghost Story from Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza, the Italian directors who made Salvo.