• Cannes Talk: Gabrielle Stewart, Managing Director, HanWay Films

    5 monthes ago - By Variety

    London-based sales and finance house HanWay Films, which was set up almost 20 years ago by Oscar-winning producer Jeremy Thomas, and is aligned with Thomas' production company Recorded Picture Company, is in Cannes with four films in the festival's official selection, led by Yorgos Lanthimos' “The Killing of a Sacred Deer” and John Cameron Mitchell's...
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  • Cannes: Chloe Zhao's ‘The Rider' Tops Cannes' Directors' Fortnight

    5 monthes ago - By Variety

    CANNES - Chloe Zhao's “The Rider,” Sony Pictures Classics' second pick-up at this year's Cannes Festival, won the Art Cinema Award, the top prize at Cannes' Directors' Fortnight. In further plaudits, all given by the section's sponsors, Jonas Carpignano's neo-realist migrant drama “A Ciambra,” executive-produced by Martin Scorsese, won the Europa Cinemas Label Award, open...
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  • Cannes: Martin Scorsese Exec Produced ‘A Ciambra' Wins Europa Cinemas Label Award

    5 monthes ago - By Variety

    Jonas Carpignano's “A Ciambra,” which is executive produced by Martin Scorsese, has won the Europa Cinemas Label Award, the first prize it be announced at the Cannes Festival's 2017 Directors' Fortnight. World premiering earlier this week and sold by Luxbox, “A Ciambra” was picked up for North America by Sundance Selects. Carpignano's follow-up and semi-sequel...
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