San Sebastián welcomes the Festival de Cannes!

Cannes continues “Beyond the walls”! After a wonderful event in Deauville, the Festival de Cannes is continuing to join the films from its Official Selection that were not able to be shown on La Croisette. The event will be held…

Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 2

One would expect Cannes to be sunny and warm but the past couple days have been wet rainy and a bit cold. So umbrellas here have been a much-needed accessory – for without one arriving on the red carpet all…

Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 1

The first day in Cannes and the Film Festival is in full kick-off mode so I’ve hit the ground running. First stop was to pick up accreditation because without this there is no access to pretty much nothing. I watched…

Festival de Cannes – Announcement of the Official Selection 2019 (English)

The Official Selection In Competition (19 films) Opening film (May 14): The Dead Don’t Die The Dead Don’t Die de Jim Jarmusch avec Bill Murray, Adam Driver et Selena Gomez … Douleur et Gloire de Pedro Almodóvar avec Antonio Banderas,…

KNIFE+HEART (UN COUTEAU DANS LE CŒUR) – A film by Yann Gonzalez

SYNOPSIS Paris, Summer 1979. Anne (Vanessa Paradis) produces third-rate gay porn. After her editor and lover Lois (Kate Moran) leaves her, she tries to win her back by shooting her most ambitious film yet with her trusted, flamboyant sidekick Archibald…

Petra Nemcova takes The Green Carpet Challenge in Cannes

The Green Carpet Challenge (GCC) enters its eighth year bringing dynamic change in the fashion industry to life by showcasing the best looks at The Cannes Film Festival. Model and philanthropist Petra Nemcova took on The Green Carpet Challenge for…

Cannes Diary – Day 5

The 71st annual Cannes Film Festival is starting to wind down but this years festival seen lots of new changes, some good and some controversial. There is now a rule in place where no selfies and no photos are allowed…

Lebanese Composer Khaled Mouzanar Creates Touching Score to Nadine Labaki’s Heartrending Film ‘capharnaüm’

CANNES – Lebanese composer, producer and songwriter Khaled Mouzanar not only produced Nadine Labaki’s film Capharnaüm but also created its original score. The film by the internationally acclaimed Lebanese filmmaker has been selected for competition at the Cannes Film Festival, where it will have its world…

Cannes Diary – Day 2

Cannes Diary Day 2 was a day when strategic planning is a necessity when coming to Cannes. One has to pre-plan the day and also have backup plans in case some plans don’t happen. In the morning I attempted to…

Chinese DOP Cécile Zhang with Edward Lachman in Cannes

Chinese DOP Cecile Zhang will be in Cannes with Edward Lachman to be distinguished by Angénieux on Friday, May 18. They will be available together for a few media requests. A member of the most promissing new generation of Chinese DOPs, Cécile Zhang…