Seated at his desk in a third-floor office at the Cannes Film Festival's Paris headquarters, Gilles Jacob exudes the calm, patrimonial authority of a lion in winter -- or, as Jacob likes to describe…
On the heels of the Cannes Film Festival's much-anticipated press conference, Variety's Elsa Keslassy sat down with artistic director and delegate general Thierry Fremaux. Among other things, Fremaux…
David Cronenberg, Atom Egoyan and Xavier Dolan lead a strong Canadian contingent in the 67th festival competition.
A belated festival premiere for Bennett Miller's "Foxcatcher" and a powerhouse showing for British filmmakers including Mike Leigh and Ken Loach are among the possibilities hovering over the Cannes…
Pierre Lescure, who co-founded Gaul's pay-TV leader Canal Plus, has been officially nominated to succeed 83-year-old Gilles Jacob as president of Cannes Film Festival in 2015. He will take office on…
Pierre Lescure, pictured above, who co-founded Gaul's pay-TV leader Canal Plus, is set to succeed 83-year-old Gilles Jacob as president of Cannes Film Festival in 2015. The appointment will be made…
"You can trust Lars von Trier to make a big comeback one day," said Thierry Fremaux, general delegate of the Cannes Film Festival.
International executives and festival programmers this week flock to Goa, India for the Film Bazaar project market which takes place this week in the former Portuguese colony.
Already featured at Cannes and Venice film festivals, classic pictures were overdue for a dedicated market, and now they have one at Lyon's Lumiere festival.
Gilles Bourdos' “Renoir” is set to represent Gaul in the Oscar's Foreign-language race. Pic, which competed in Cannes' Un Certain Regard in 2012, was released Stateside by Samuel Goldwyn Films in…