• Cannes Genre Market Lineup, Wild Bunch Boards Animation ‘Mirai', TrustNordisk Takes Bruno Manser Biopic - Cannes Briefs

    6 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Genre market Frontières Platform , the co-presentation between the Fantasia International Film Festival and Cannes' Marché du Film, will this year feature projects from Denis Côté, Ben Wheatley and Can Evrenol. The Frontières Buyers Showcase will feature 6 films, with producers screening footage for potential buyers, sales agents and festival programmers. The lineup includes Denis Côté's Ghost Town Anthol...
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  • Debra Granik, Gaspar Noe Films Selected for Cannes' Directors Fortnight Lineup

    6 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Debra Granik, Romain Gavras, Ciro Guerra and Gaspar Noe are among the directors whose films will be included in the 50th Directors Fortnight, an independent sidebar that will run concurrently with the Cannes Film Festival in May.
    The Cannes official selection, which was announced last week, bypassed many past favorites of the festival in favor of younger directors who might ordinarily have been the province of sections like Directors Fortnight. As a result, the Fortnight was able to secure films from a number of Cannes veterans, including Noe and Nicloux.
    Directors Fortnight was...
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