The saga over Olivier Barrot's departure as artistic adviser to the Cannes Intl. Film Festival took a fresh turn Tuesday with Barrot claiming that he was "brutally and unilaterally" sacked.
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FEATURE FILMS “Mallboy”, Vincent Giarrusso, Australia “The Captive”, Chantal Akerman, Belgium “Les Fantomes des Trois Madeleine”, Guylaine Dionne, Canada “La Chambre Obscure”, Marie-Christine…
The New York Intl. Independent Film & Video Festival will inhabit Los Angeles April 28-May 4. Fest features some 100 full-length feature and short films during a first-ever West Coast run.
The Cannes Film Festival's Directors' Fortnight, the independently run section traditionally focusing on edgier fare, unveils today a program of 24 features strong on geographical diversity.
Spike and Mike will do Cannes. After recent successful runs at Sundance and Austin's South by Southwest festival, Mellow Manor Prods., the purveyors of the "Spike and Mike Festival of Animation,"…
Olivier Barrot, Gilles Jacob's erstwhile No. 2, on Wednesday broke the silence surrounding his departure from the Cannes Intl. Film Festival.
Frank Novak's "Good Housekeeping" will be the only U.S. pic competing for prizes, including the Camera d'Or and the Grand Prix de la Semaine de la Critique, at this year's Cannes Intl. Film Festival.
At Yamashiro restaurant overlooking Hollywood, the sixth annual Los Angeles Independent Film Festival feted the dramatic film "What Happened to Tully" on Tuesday morning plus the docs "Keep the River…
One face was significantly missing when Cannes director Gilles Jacob and president Pierre Viot announced their lineup Tuesday afternoon to a select assembly of journalists at the festival's ornate…
Bookmark Variety.com for complete coverage of Cannes. Today: Familiar names dot lineup; U.S. fare MIA Lists of screenings: Official Selections Retrospective Un Certain Regard Short Films…