Friends, foes and lovers by Anne-Katrin Titze

Louis Garrel on Paul Thomas Anderson, Eric Rohmer, Jacques Demy and Federico Fellini, I Vitelloni moments Photo: Anne-Katrin Titze Arnaud Desplechin, César Best Director for My Golden Days and Cannes ...

10 Rising French Talents to Watch!

The Cannes Film festival was an exceptional edition for French films this year. A focus on the rising generation of French actors and directors that have been highlighted in Cannes and will most ...

Cannes 2015. Awards

In CompetitionPalme d'Or – Dheepan, directed by Jacques AudiardGrand Prix – Son of Saul, directed by László NemesJury Prize – The Lobster, directed by Yorgos LanthimosBest Director – Hou Hsiao-hsien, ...

A female directed film will open the Cannes Film Festival for the first time in 28 years

A female directed film will open the Cannes Film Festival for the first time in 28 years It's not the greatest historical note to kick a festival off with, but the opening night film at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival will be the first directed by a woman since 1987. Emmanuelle Bercot, best ...

French Boyhood: Emmanuelle Bercot Takes Center Stage with “La Tête Haute” as Cannes Opener

Backstage helmer Emmanuelle Bercot will instead be taking the center stage. Ranked #77 in our top 100 most anticipated foreign films for 2015 and starring red carpet habitual Catherine Deneuve, Benoît ...

Cannes Film Festival Opening With Female-Directed Film for First Time Ever

For the first time in the history of the Cannes Film Festival, a film directed by a woman will open the event when “La Tête Haute” is screened on May 13. Organizers announced the decision to launch ...

Berlinale Adds Nine Competition Titles, Includes Panahi's 'Closed Curtain,' Soderbergh's 'Side Effects'

Berlinale Adds Nine Competition Titles, Includes Panahi's 'Closed Curtain,' Soderbergh's 'Side Effects' The Berlin International Film Festival (February 7-17) has added nine more titles to its competition lineup, including Jafar Panahi's latest, "Closed Curtain," Bruno Dumont's "Camille Claudel 1915," ...