• Star Gazing: Cannes Film Festival And Shows At Madison Square Garden

    1 month ago - By Essence

    Photo Credit: Stefania D'Alessandro/Getty Images By Okla Jones · Updated May 20, 2022 A lot has happened in the entertainment industry this past week. The 2022 Billboard Music Awards wrapped on Sunday evening, and Tuesday marked the opening day of the Cannes Film Festival. Throughout the convention area, many of your favorite celebrities were in attendance for the screenings and festivities. Stars such as Lori Harvey and Viola Davis strutted their stuff around France, while Lizzo and Jennifer Hudson held it down here in the states. Whenever possible, Black beauty was definitely...
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  • ‘Goya, Carriere and the Ghost of Bunuel,' Broken Down by Director Jose Luis Lopez Linares

    ‘Goya, Carriere and the Ghost of Bunuel,' Broken Down by Director Jose Luis Lopez Linares

    1 month ago - By Variety

    “Goya, Carrière and the Ghost of Buñuel,” which plays Cannes Classics this Saturday, begins with French film great Jean-Claude Carrière in a train, singing an ancient song in Occitan, the language of Provence, where he came from. Visiting Goya's birthplace, he' spies a cauldron and comments that there was one like that in his own...
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  • George Miller's Visual Feast ‘Three Thousand Years of Longing' Earns Six-Minute Standing Ovation in Cannes

    1 month ago - By Variety

    George Miller has electrified the Cannes Film Festival with “Three Thousand Years of Longing,” his first directorial effort since “Mad Max: Fury Road.” Miller's latest, starring Tilda Swinton and Idris Elba, earned a six-minute standing ovation after its world premiere at Cannes' Palais theater. A love letter to storytelling and its tropes and parables passed...
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  • Anne Hathaway's Cone Bra Minidress Is Her Best Look Yet at Cannes Film Festival

    1 month ago - By Glamour

    What can't she do!
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  • Rithy Panh Rejoins TikTok Short Film Jury in Cannes

    1 month ago - By Variety

    Cambodian auteur Rithy Panh has rejoined the jury that will decide the prizes for Cannes Film Festival's inaugural TikTok short film competition. Panh resigned as president of the jury two days ago due to concerns over possible influence of the outcome by the organizers. He was followed by two other jurors. “I recently stepped down...
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  • Screaming Woman Removed from Cannes Red Carpet After Crashing George Miller Film Premiere

    1 month ago - By Variety

    A woman was removed from the Cannes Film Festival red carpet during the world premiere of George Miller's “Three Thousand Years of Longing.” Video footage from the carpet saw a woman trying to crash the event while screaming at the top of her longs. The woman was quickly removed from the carpet by a handful...
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  • Anne Hathaway Looked Absolutely Royal in Her White Strapless Gown at Cannes Film Festival

    1 month ago - By Glamour

    It's giving Princess Amelia Mignonette Thermopolis Renaldi.
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  • Neon Buys Josh O'Connor and Isabella Rossellini's ‘La Chimera'

    1 month ago - By Variety

    Neon has acquired the North American distribution rights to Alice Rohrwacher's “La Chimera,” starring Josh O'Connor and Isabella Rossellini. Written and directed by Rohrwacher, the film is set in the 1980s in the clandestine world of the tombaroli and tells the story of a young English archaeologist who gets caught up in...
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  • Colcoa French Film Festival Becomes American French Film Festival, Sets October Dates

    1 month ago - By Variety

    After 25 years, the Colcoa French Film Festival has been renamed the American French Film Festival, with the 26th edition of the festival set for Oct. 10-16. The festival will take place in-person at the Directors Guild theater in Hollywood. The festival is a significant stop for French filmmakers...
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