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Cannes 2017 Palme d’Or Contenders: Here’s a Look at the Likely Winners

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The Cannes Film Festival jury is usually a mishmash of high-profile actors and directors; the 70th edition is no exception. Headed by Pedro Almodovar, the jury also includes A-listers Will ...

Cannes: ‘Dogtooth’ Made Yorgos Lanthimos One of the Most Exciting Filmmakers in the World, and He’s Just Getting Started

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This is the latest installment of a series exploring significant films from the careers of directors showing new work at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.Yorgos Lanthimos would never admit to ...

Netflix at Cannes: Pedro Almodovar Will Give ‘Okja’ a Fair Shake

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The Cannes press corps was already grumpy when they lined up in chaotic queues to get through extra security for the morning Cannes Palais press screening. But they got even ...

The Best Movies of 2017 So Far According to IndieWire

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It may seem like there are only certain times of the year when the movies are worth watching, but the reality is that quality cinema hits theaters and VOD platforms ...

Cannes: Barry Jenkins, Cristian Mungiu and More Are Set for Jury Duty

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Cannes has announced the full list of actors, filmmakers and other artists on jury duty at this year’s edition of the festival, with the likes of Barry Jenkins, Cristian Mungiu ...

Cannes: Neon and Vice Buy U.S. Rights to Harmony Korine’s ‘The Beach Bum’

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Neon and Vice have prebought U.S. rights to Harmony Korine’s “The Beach Bum.” The movie marks Korine’s first feature since 2012’s “Spring Breakers,” which took in more than $31 million ...

‘mother!’ Poster: Darren Aronofsky Reveals a Heart-Rending Look at Jennifer Lawrence

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Eat your heart out, Darren Aronofsky fans. Not one to let a holiday go by unremarked, the writer/director just released the poster for his upcoming “mother!,” which stars Jennifer Lawrence ...

Cannes 2017: Will Smith Clashes With Pedro Almodóvar Over Netflix

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Cannes got started with fireworks at the usually dull jury press conference after an underwhelming press screening for the opening film “Ismael’s Ghosts” from Arnaud Desplechin. (Read IndieWire’s review here.) ...

The Cannes Film Festival Buyers Guide: Who’s Buying the Movies You’ll Watch

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Buyers return to Cannes like swallows to the Capistranos, but this year they’ll find a hostile landscape. Too many buyers, too few titles, and streaming-service disruptors are driving up prices ...

The 20 Best Horror Films Of The 21st Century, From ’28 Days Later’ to ‘Get Out’

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We live in scary times that can often feel like lot more unsettling than any fictional horror movie, but some of the best horror movies tap into real world terrors ...

Here’s What We Know (And What We Don’t Know) About the 2017 Cannes Film Festival

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The Cannes Film Festival is always an overwhelming immersion into the state of cinema, but nobody can predict exactly how it will unfold. However, the announcement of the festival schedule ...

‘Twin Peaks’: How The Show’s Original Fans Created the Internet As We Know It Today

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The original run of “Twin Peaks” has been credited with changing the way we think about television. But if you talk to media scholar Dr. Henry Jenkins, its influence goes ...

Why Hot Docs is the World’s Best Summer Camp For Documentary Filmmakers

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In a world where TV networks fight for the opportunity to showcase the best nonfiction content that will keep viewers on their couches, the Toronto-based Hot Docs Canadian International Film ...

The 15 Greatest Lesbian Movies of All Time, Ranked

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Narrowing down the 15 best movies in any genre is tough, but for lesbian films you have to begin with a reductive question: What is a lesbian film? What, in ...