‘Invisible Demons’: Cannes Review | Reviews

Dir Rahul Jain. India, Finland, USA. 2021. 70 mins The terrible, incalculable environmental cost of India’s burgeoning economy is the subject of Rahul Jain’s powerful follow-up to his debut documentary, Machines. The two films share a thematic kinship – Machines also scrutinised industrialisation, looking at the impact on unregulated labour conditions – but with its … Read more

Four of a kind in competition for Kinology in Cannes

CANNES 2021 Film market by Fabien Lemercier 02/07/2021 – The French sales agent is selling the films by Mia Hansen-Løve, Catherine Corsini, Leos Carax and Nadav Lapid, competing for the Palme d’Or, but also some powerful assets in post-production Bergman Island by Mia Hansen-Løve A flamboyant 74th Cannes Film Festival is in the cards in … Read more

Fashion: the best looks on the red carpets of 2021

This 2021 the red carpets have been completely face-to-face, unlike 2020 when due to the pandemic, the largest events and awards had to be held virtually. Therefore, 2021 has been a more important year for fashion as different celebrities have dressed outfits that set trends and have flooded social networks. These are some of the … Read more

News: Cannes Film Festival 2021: The films that sound for the 74th edition

The new films by the Argentine duo Mariano Cohn-Gastón Duprat, Wes Anderson, Paul Verhoeven, Bruno Dumont, Claire Denis, Nanni Moretti, Ruben Östlund, Mia Hansen-Løve and Apichatpong Weerasethakul could participate in the prestigious exhibition from July 6 to 17 . In the midst of the uncertainty because the cinemas in France will only reopen in mid-May … Read more

‘Ahed’s Knee’: Cannes Review | Reviews

Dir/scr: Nadav Lapid. France/Germany/Israel. 2021. 109 mins. Early on in Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid’s bitter, ironic, incendiary new film, Nur Fibak’s character Yahalom describes her meteoric rise from provincial librarian to Deputy Director of Libraries at the Cultural Ministry in Jerusalem. Told she would shape Israeli culture, ideas, and thoughts, she enthuses to Avshalom Pollak’s jaded filmmaker Y that … Read more

Cannes 2021: Spike Lee, Song Kang-ho (‘Parasites’) and the members of the festival jury – Film News

The Cannes International Film Festival has revealed the nine members that make up the jury for the 2021 edition of the film event and among them are the director Spike Lee and the actor of ‘Parasites’: Song Kang-ho. With the confirmation that the Cannes International Film Festival returns to its traditional format this year, after … Read more

How we made East Is East: ‘At Cannes, they only gave us one hotel room so we all slept on the floor’ | Movies

Ayub Khan Din, writer My Pakistani father came over from India in the merchant navy, jumped ship in London in 1927 and moved to Manchester where he met my Irish/English mum, who worked as a clippie – a ticket-taker on the buses. They married in 1947, opened a chip shop in the slums of Salford, … Read more

Women rule Cannes and are the most radical on screen

To date, only 12 women compared to 61 men have presided over the jury of the Official Section of Cannes in the 73 editions that have been held. In this 74th edition, the president of the jury is the filmmaker Spike Lee, who is accompanied by three men and five women: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Mlanie Laurent, … Read more

Nisha Ganatra Tops Cannes Lions ‘Directors’ Ranking

Nisha Ganatra, a Golden Globe winner and an Emmy nominee for her work as a director/producer on “Transparent,” has topped the list of directors working in advertising, ranked by advertising industry festival Cannes Lions. Ganatra previously won a Cannes Lions Grand Prix for Film Craft: Directing for her work on “#wombstories” for feminine hygiene brand … Read more

Wes Anderson and his love letter to journalism

The new film by Wes Anderson, The French Dispatch, which brings together small stories of the writing of a newspaper, arising after the death of its director, was exhibited in competition at the Cannes film festival. With a few exceptions, Anderson always makes the same movie – it’s inevitable. This time he even goes beyond … Read more