Veers closer to highly condensed soap opera.
Cannes Film Festival
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Considerable strength lies in its perceptive focus on these modern-day Mary Magdalenes.
A frisky adaptation of the Steven Levitt-Stephen Dubner bestseller on human behavior by the numbers.
"The Tree" will screen as the out-of-competition closing film of this year's Cannes Film Festival.
Shia LaBeouf will be popping up all over the upcoming Cannes Film Festival.
If Waterloo was won on the playing fields of Eton, then it could be said that Gilles Jacob's future as "Citizen Cannes" was secured on the tennis courts of Deauville, one summer's day in 1977.
As distribs, sales execs and producers head for Cannes, along with their passports and business cards, they'll be packing a certain amount of anxiety.
It's all about the bottom line now, say indie film execs.
The Cannes Film Festival announced today that scribe-helmer Julie Bertucelli's Oz-set drama "The Tree" will screen as the out of competition closing film of this year's festival.
As the economy rebounds and the euro dips, the Cannes film market is seeing a 5% boost in attendance, says confab topper Jerome Paillard.
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