Cannes Standout ‘Happy as Lazzaro’ Inks Major Global Sales (Exclusive)

“Happy as Lazzaro,” a prizewinner at the Cannes Film Festival, has sold widely around the world, including to China, the U.K., Germany and Spain, following Netflix’s previously announced acquisition ...

Cannes screenplay prize winner 'Happy As Lazzaro' gets UK deal (exclusive)

Modern Films takes UK rights to Cannes Competition title. Alice Rohrwacher’s 2018 Cannes Competition title Happy As Lazzaro has scored a UK distribution deal with Eve Gabereau’s Modern Films. The ...

Cannes 2018 Spotlights Lives of People on the Margins of Society

Cannes 2018 Spotlights Lives of People on the Margins of Society Egyptian director A.B. Shawky’s feature debut, “Yomeddine,” didn’t win any prizes at Cannes last Saturday, but in its own profoundly empathetic way, the film might be considered the face of the ...

Cannes 2018: Where and When You Can See the Festival’s Winners, From ‘Shoplifters’ to ‘BlacKkKlansman’

Cannes 2018: Where and When You Can See the Festival’s Winners, From ‘Shoplifters’ to ‘BlacKkKlansman’ This year’s Cannes Film Festival may have come to an end, but the repercussions of the annual cinephile gathering are still yet to be felt on a big screen near you. Fortunately, some of the festival’s ...

Cannes 2018. Awards

ShopliftersIN COMPETITIONPalme d'Or: Shoplifters directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda (read our review)Special Palme d'Or : The Image Book directed by Jean-Luc Godard (read our review)Grand Prix: ...

Netflix takes Cannes prize winners 'Happy As Lazzaro' and 'Girl'

Netflix takes Cannes prize winners 'Happy As Lazzaro' and 'Girl' The streaming company has acquired Alice Rohrwacher’s magic-realist tale and Lukas Dhont’s transgender drama for North and Latin America. Netflix has acquired Cannes festival prize winners Happy As ...

Netflix Buys Cannes Winners ‘Happy as Lazzaro,’ ‘Girl’ for North America, Latin America

Netflix has bought North American and Latin American rights to a pair of awards winners at the Cannes Film Festival — “Happy as Lazzaro” and “Girl.” The streaming service made the announcement ...

Netflix Lands Cannes Award Winners ‘Happy as Lazzaro’ and ‘Girl’

Netflix has acquired Cannes Film Festival award winners “Happy as Lazzaro” and “Girl.” Just ahead of Cannes, the streaming service had closed a $30 million worldwide deal for the animated film “Next ...

Japanese Director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or at Cannes

Japanese Director Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or at Cannes Cannes — Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at the 71st Cannes Film Festival for his film “Shoplifters,” marking just the second time this century that an Asian film has claimed ...

‘Shoplifters,’ ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ ‘The Image Book,’ and Paweł Pawlikowski Take Home Top Prizes at 2018 Cannes Film Festival

After approximately three years, the 2018 Cannes Film Festival is coming to an end, and the Cate Blanchett jury — also consisting of Kristen Stewart, Denis Villeneuve, Ava DuVerny, Chang Chen, Léa ...

Cannes Winners: ‘Shoplifters’ Takes Palme D’Or; Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Is Grand Prize – Full List

Cannes Winners: ‘Shoplifters’ Takes Palme D’Or; Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Is Grand Prize – Full List Update: Jane Campion is still the only woman to have won the Cannes Film Festival’s Palme d’Or. Although Nadine Labaki’s lauded Capernaum was a strong contender and scooped the Jury Prize tonight, it ...

‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or at 2018 Cannes Film Festival

‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or at 2018 Cannes Film Festival Hirozazu Kore-eda’s “Shoplifters” has won the Palme d’Or as the best film at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival. The film was the seventh by the Japanese director to screen in Cannes, and the first to win ...

2018 Cannes Film Festival Awards: ‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or, Spike Lee Earns Grand Prix

2018 Cannes Film Festival Awards: ‘Shoplifters’ Wins Palme d’Or, Spike Lee Earns Grand Prix The 2018 Cannes Film Festival came to an end as this year’s competition jury announced which films won the festival’s biggest prizes, including the Palme d’Or. Cate Blanchett served as jury president ...

Cannes 2018 awards: 'Shoplifters' by Hirokazu Kore-eda wins Palme d'Or

Cannes 2018 awards: 'Shoplifters' by Hirokazu Kore-eda wins Palme d'Or Spike Lee wins Grand Prix for BlacKkKlansman, best director goes to Pawel Pawlikowski for Cold War. Hirokazu Kore-eda has won the 2018 Cannes Palme d’Or for Shoplifters, his story of a shoplifting ...