Tag Archives: Thierry Frémaux

2015 Cannes Film Festival Line Up Revealed

The Official Selection of the 68th Festival de Cannes was announced this Thursday, 16 April during the press conference held by Pierre Lescure and Thierry Frémaux in Paris. Opening film : Emmanuelle BERCOT LA TÊTE HAUTE (STANDING TALL) Out of Comp. 2h00 *** Jacques AUDIARD DHEEPAN (TEMPORARY TITLE) 1h49 Stéphane BRIZÉ LA LOI DU MARCHÉ (A SIMPLE MAN) 1h32 Valérie DONZELLI[...]

Steven Spielberg, jury president of the 66th Festival de Cannes

“My admiration for the steadfast mission of the Festival to champion the international language of movies is second to none. The most prestigious of its kind, the festival has always established the motion picture as a cross cultural and generational medium.” Taking over the reins from the Italian Nanni Moretti, American[...]

Cannes prepares to open with “Robin Hood,” but fewer quality films?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We’ll be turning our attention overseas this week as the film industry descends on France for the 63rd annual Cannes Film Festival. The festivities officially launch Wednesday with the premiere of “Robin Hood,” the latest collaboration between director Ridley Scott and leading man Russell Crowe. Cate Blanchett,[...]