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.
The prestigious Directors Fortnight of the 2017 Cannes Film Fest will kick off with the world premiere of Un beau soleil intérieur, Claire Denis’ ambitious French drama, starring two of the world’s best actors today, Juliette Binoche and Gerard Depardieu.
At the core of the film, the Guardians are a group of outsiders who come together and find a way to make it work. That’s what speaks to such a wide array of people–James Gunn
David Lean’s sublime romance Brief Encounter won the Grand Prize of the first Cannes Film Fest, held in the fall of 1946
The main line-up includes directors Sofia Coppola (“The Beguiled), Noah Baumbach (“The Meyerowitz Stories”), and Todd Haynes (“Wonderstruck”), which should see major stars like Nicole Kidman, Adam Sandler, and Julianne Moore at the event