Tilda Swinton to receive BFI Fellowship

Tilda Swinton to receive BFI Fellowship Oscar and Bafta-winning actress to be honoured at BFI Chairman’s dinner. Oscar and Bafta-winning UK actress Tilda Swinton is to receive a BFI Fellowship. She will be honoured at the BFI Chairman’s ...

‘House of Cardin’: Film Review

‘House of Cardin’: Film Review Layering archive footage and soundbites with the kind of quickfire verve suited to a catwalk backdrop, the introductory montage to “House of Cardin” presents us with a number of words to describe ...

Anna Karina obituary

Actor and singer who rose to prominence in French New Wave cinema during the 1960s From the beginning of film history, there have been examples of directors putting their wives and/or lovers in their ...

Until the End of the World

An amazing Blu-ray year is capped by a genuine favorite, rescued by its filmmaker and set aside for almost twenty years. Wim Wenders was forced to make a shortened version of what he hoped would be ...

‘Honey Boy,’ ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ Topline Mill Valley Film Festival

When he founded the California Film Institute in 1977, Mark Fishkin didn’t know much about running a film festival. Not many people did — there were few major film festivals in the United States at ...

Touchez pas au grisbi

‘Hands off the Loot!’ Jacques Becker’s crackling Paris crime tale is a time machine to an age of Parisian tough guys in double breasted suits, who never show their cards, and mistreat women in ways ...

Guilty by Association: Joseph Losey’s "Mr. Klein"

Mr. Klein. Image courtesy of Rialto Pictures and Studio Canal.A clearly apathetic doctor, void of any discernable emotion or trace of compassion, recites what amounts to a clinical inventory of ...

Maui Boogie: Starring Peter Fonda and the Seven Sacred Pools

Maui Boogie: Starring Peter Fonda and the Seven Sacred Pools This story originally appeared in the May 13, 1971 issue of Rolling Stone with Peter Fonda on the cover Scene 1—’The Young Lovers’ (1964—produced and directed by Sam Goldwyn Jr.; Peter’s first film ...

The Best Movies New to Every Major Streaming Platform in July 2019

The Best Movies New to Every Major Streaming Platform in July 2019 Netflix may get most of the attention, but it’s hardly a one-stop shop for cinephiles who are looking to stream essential classic and contemporary films. Each of the prominent streaming platforms — ...

Film Review: ‘Pretenders’

Film Review: ‘Pretenders’ At the beginning of Bernardo Bertolucci’s “The Dreamers,” his 2003 tribute to the French New Wave, Matthew, the naïve American studying in Paris, refers to true lovers of cinema as “the insatiables.” ...

Thierry Fremaux Says ‘Cannes Will Always Side With Artists’ at Alain Delon’s Tribute

Thierry Fremaux Says ‘Cannes Will Always Side With Artists’ at Alain Delon’s Tribute Thierry Fremaux, the artistic director of the Cannes Film Festival, delivered a heartfelt homage to Alain Delon at a ceremony on Sunday during which the French actor received the honorary Palme d’Or. ...

Showbiz History: The Best Cannes Year? The Birth of Cher!

Here are 10 things worth celebrating on this day in showbiz history, May 20th. Federico Fellini and Jeanne Moreau were both winners at the 1960 Cannes festival but they look none too happy about it! ...

Delon to receive Cannes tribute award by Richard Mowe - 2019-04-18 10:48:04

Portrait of Alain Delon at 83. He first became noticed in René Clément’s Plein Soleil Photo: Courtesy of Cannes Film Festival French super-star Alain Delon, who earned a reputation for playing a ...

Cannes 2019: Alain Delon to receive honorary Palme d'Or

Cannes 2019: Alain Delon to receive honorary Palme d'Or 83-year-old French actor “hesitated for a long time” before accepting award. French actor Alain Delon will receive the honorary Palme d’Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival (May 14-25). In statement, ...

French Actor Alain Delon to Receive Honorary Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Festival

French Actor Alain Delon to Receive Honorary Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Festival Alain Delon, the French star of “Le Samouraï,” “The Leopard” and “Rocco and His Brothers,” will receive an honorary Palme d’Or at 2019’s Cannes Film Festival, the festival announced on Wednesday. ...

Cannes: Festival To Fete French Cinema Icon Alain Delon With Honorary Palme d’Or

Cannes: Festival To Fete French Cinema Icon Alain Delon With Honorary Palme d’Or Cannes is to fete French movie legend Alain Delon with an Honorary Palme d’Or in tribute to his career. Delon, an on-screen giant of European cinema, memorably starred in Luchino Visconti’s The ...

Cannes: Alain Delon to Receive Honorary Palme d’Or

Cannes: Alain Delon to Receive Honorary Palme d’Or Revered French actor Alain Delon, who starred in Luchino Visconti’s masterpiece “The Leopard,” will receive an honorary Palme d’Or at this year’s 72nd Cannes Film Festival. In receiving the honor ...

Noir City: Hollywood — The 21st Annual Los Angeles Festival of Film Noir

Noir City: Hollywood — The 21st Annual Los Angeles Festival of Film Noir Noir City: Hollywood — The 21st Annual Los Angeles Festival of Film NoirBy Alex Divine DeleonThe Noir City Festival has now come of age and the 21st edition which opened at the venerable Hollywood ...

Late Buñuel: Women, Surrealism, Power

Obscure Objects of Desire: The Films of Luis Buñuel is showing March 12 – May 23, 2019 on Mubi in the United Kingdom.“Luis was a jealous macho. His wife had to be a kind-of child woman who had not ...

'Delphine and Carole' ('Delphine et Carole, insoumuses'): Film Review | Berlin 2019

'Delphine and Carole' ('Delphine et Carole, insoumuses'): Film Review | Berlin 2019 Known outside France for her roles in film classics like Last Year at Marienbad, Stolen Kisses and The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, the late actress Delphine Seyrig was, along with Catherine ...

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