A large crowd queues impatiently outside the cinema and, when the doors open, rushes in. In an instant, every available seat is taken.
MADRID — Following in the illustrious footsteps of Clint Eastwood (2009), Milos Forman (2010). Gerard Depardieu (2011), Ken Loach (2012) and Quentin Tarantino (2013), Pedro Almodovar will receive the…
Asia Argento is at Cannes with “Misunderstood,” the third feature directed by the Italian multi-hyphenate, and one of two works by women directors representing Italy in the fest’s official selection…
Services to Korean cinema recognized.
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…