Ahed’s Knee: Nadav (Synonyms) Lapid’s Latest Blistering Provocation (Cannes Film Fest 2021)

A highlight of the 2021 Cannes Film Fest Competition, Ahed’s Knee won one of the Jury’s Special Prizes.

Indie Companies: Neon–Rich, Exciting Film Slate (Cannes Film Fest 2021)

Neon has three titles at the festival this year: Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Memoria, starring Tilda Swinton, Julia Ducournau’s Titane, and the anthology feature “The Year of the Everlasting Storm.”

Compartment No. 6: Juho Kuosmanen’s Melancholy Arctic Road Movie (Cannes Film Fest 2021, Winner)

Kuosmanen’s Compartment No. 6 follows his Cannes award-winning debut, The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki. 

Cannes Film Fest 2021: Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Palme D’Or Contender Compartment No. 6

Sony Pictures Classics (SPC) has acquired multi-territory rights, including North America, for Finnish director Juho Kuosmanen’s Palme D’Or contender, Compartment No. 6, after its debut in Cannes.

Deauville American Film Fest 2021: Reteams With Cannes, Launch French Films Strand 

The Deauville American Film Festival will reteam with Cannes to showcase five movies that have played on the Croisette during its next edition and will launch a mini-strand dedicated to French movies.