PARIS– Abderrahmane Sissako, whose latest film “Timbuktu” played in competition at Cannes last year and nommed for a foreign-language Oscar, is set to return to the croisette to preside the…
Our critic lays down his predictions on which films and performances are likely to win the favor of Jane Campion's jury.
Jane Campion ponders feminism and wardrobe; Gael Garcia Bernal gets playful; Jia Zhangke purrs sweetly.
Jane Campion is nearing a deal to direct an adaptation of Rachel Kushner’s New York Times bestseller “The Flamethrowers,” according to The Guardian. The legendary filmmaker told the newspaper that…
PARIS– French thesp Lambert Wilson has been tapped to host the opening and closing ceremonies of Cannes Film Festival. Wilson, a popular actor whose credits include Alain Resnais’ “You Ain’t Seen…
New Zealand filmmaker Jane Campion will preside over the jury of the 67th Cannes Film Festival. Succeeding last year’s president Steven Spielberg, Campion is the only female director to have won the…
New Zealand may be one of the top territories successfully luring big-budget productions, but the rest of its film and TV sector is firing on all cylinders as well. For the first time, the industry's…
Michael Douglas, Helen Mirren, Al Pacino. Steven Soderbergh, Jane Campion, David Mamet, Tom Stoppard. These aren't names normally associated with television, but all are Emmy nominees in the TV movie…
Jane Campion is an old hand at soup-to-nuts filmmaking, having served as both writer and director on projects from "The Piano" to "Bright Star." But in tackling her Sundance Channel miniseries "Top…
“Needle,” from U.S. film student Anahita Ghazvinizadeh, has nabbed the top prize at Cannes’ Cinefondation, whose jury was presided by New Zealand-born multi-hyphenate Jane Campion. Ghazvinizadeh, a…
The Cannes Film Festival has unveiled the short film selections for the 66th edition of the fest, which runs May 15-26. The feature film lineup will be announced Thursday. This year, the Selection…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History