In a shocking twist-of-fate, the Jury – under the presidency of director Pedro Almodóvar – have named Ruben Östlund’s...
Jeremy Renner & Elizabeth Olsen star in Taylor Sherdian's exhilarating Wind River. Our official verdict from Cannes is here.
Last night (Sunday, 28th May), the 70th Festival de Cannes took its final bow, awarding a multitude of international films with coveted plagues and scrolls. After twelve days of feverish action, the Jury – under the presidency of Pedro Almodòvar – named The Square as their Palme d’Or champion,... Read more
In a shocking twist-of-fate, the Jury – under the presidency of director Pedro Almodóvar – have named Ruben Östlund’s scathing satire, The Square, as the 2017 Palme d’Or recipient. Many had placed bets on 120 Beats Per Minute, and festival favourite, Loveless, for top-prize glory, but the brilliantly acidic comedy starring... Read more
Joaquin Phoenix channels Travis Bickle in director Lynne Ramsay’s lean, mean, and unflinching latest, You Were Never Really Here. The film, which screens in competition here in Cannes, will be looking to secure some prizes tomorrow night, with many already placing Academy Awards bets on its leading actor. Below... Read more
Eighteen films hailing from twenty-two different countries competed for coveted prizes in the Un Certain Regard strand at Cannes this year, and tonight the winners have been officially announced. Filmoria favourite Wind River – the single English-language entry in contention – was one of the winners on the evening,... Read more
Luis Buñuel’s sexually surrealist classic, Belle De Jour, returns to Cannes for its 50th anniversary. Check out our review.Read more
Swedish maestro Ruben Östlund returns to the Croisette with his disarmingly hilarious deconstruction of modern art culture, The Square. Bringing a flavourful cast along for his chaotically funny journey, including Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West, and Claes Bang, the Palme d’Or nominee is among the festival’s finest offerings. Click here... Read more
Directors Ben and Joshua Safdie bring a serving of pulp to the bright lights of Cannes with their fiery crime thriller, Good Time, for A24 studios. Competing for the Palme d’Or, the film sports a definitive Robert Pattinson performance – one which could easily win him a Best Actor... Read more
Undoubtedly among the most iconic figures in film history, legendary performer and director Clint Eastwood returned to the Festival de Cannes to present a restored copy of his seminal western, Unforgiven. The film – which celebrates its 25th anniversary here on the Croisette – was also complimented by a masterclass,... Read more
Decorated auteur Todd Haynes reunites with muse Julianne Moore for his Official Competition delight, Wonderstruck. Intertwining two integral, yet audaciously alternative, narrative strands, his fantastical family treat also stars the likes of Oakes Fegley, Michelle Williams, and Millicent Simmonds. Click here to read our ★★★★ review of Wonderstruck Below are a selection of... Read more
Taylor Sheridan’s chilly, breathlessly assured crime drama, Wind River, is ready to melt the competition in the Un Certain Regard strand. The acclaimed writer’s feature debut stars Jeremy Renner and Elizabeth Olsen – whom both deliver immaculate performances – in a work of disarming complexity and completion. Click here... Read more
Writer-director Sofia Coppola returns to Cannes with her feverish portrait of repressed female sexuality and desire, The Beguiled. A reimagining of Don Siegel’s 1971 film of the same name, which featured a rugged Clint Eastwood performance, the Lost in Translation author’s update features the likes of Nicole Kidman, Colin... Read more