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  • Cannes Q&A: 'Cold in July' Director Jim Mickle

    With their preference for world premieres, Cannes programmers are extremely selective about the films they select from the Sundance film festival -- which makes it all the more unique that American helmer Jim Mickle is back with "Cold in July,"...
  • CANNES: 'Grace of Monaco' Won't Be an Oscar Contender (Analysis)

    When the teaser trailer for "Grace of Monaco" debuted last fall, the Nicole Kidman biopic about Grace Kelly felt like a natural Oscars contender. The drama, directed by Olivier Dahan (who directed Marion Cotillard to an Academy Award for 2007′s...
  • 'Grace of Monaco' receives a muted opening-night reception

     A strange mood hovered over the Cannes Film Festival's opening-night ceremony Wednesday night, as the Grace Kelly biopic "Grace of Monaco" — or one of its versions, anyway — premiered to a muted response at an otherwise hoopla-filled event....
  • Grace Kelly, star of Monaco, much brighter than the film about her

    Grace Kelly, star of Monaco, much brighter than the film about her
    She’s been gone since 1982, when an apparent stroke led to her fatal car accident on the winding hills above the Mediterranean. But Grace Kelly had, and has, a way of lingering in the memory. Here, today, she is everywhere. The other night in...
  • Fashion hits and misses at the Cannes Film Festival

    Hollywood has descended on the Riviera for the Cannes Film (and luxury fashion) Festival. It’s all about the jewels at Cannes, where Swiss jeweler Chopard has been an official sponsor for 17 years. And in honor of the festival's 67 years,...
  • 'Grace of Monaco' under fire: Dreadful reviews at Cannes Film Festival

    It's never a good sign when the off-screen drama surrounding a film is more interesting than the drama on screen, and according to early reviews, such is the case with director Olivier Dahan's Grace Kelly biopic, "Grace of Monaco," which opened the Cannes...
  • Korea's Weak Cannes Presence Reflects Shifting Tastes

    With Korean media focused heavily on April's Sewol ferry disaster, the weak showing of Korean films in the Cannes official selection did not resonate as loudly as it did last year. No Korean film was included in the competition selections of Cannes,...
  • Marion Cotillard pushes boundaries as actress, crosses them as a star

     Marion Cotillard pushes boundaries as actress, crosses them as a star
    French-born Marion Cotillard has staked out an enviable international career, with a leading lady's glamour and the versatility of a character actress. Following her breakthrough, Oscar-winning performance in "La Vie en Rose," she has appeared in art...
  • Cannes Film Festival Adds Six Features To The Official Selection

    PARIS - Pablo Fendrik's "El Ardor," a pioneering Amazon-set Western action adventure, is one of the six films which have been added to Cannes Film Festival's official selection. "El Ardor," the third feature from Fendrik (Blood Appears"), will play in...
  • Jane Roscoe to Head London Film School

    LONDON -- Jane Roscoe has been appointed as the director of the London Film School. She will take over from Ben Gibson in August. Roscoe comes to the film school with more than 20 years' experience as an academic and broadcaster in Australia, New...
  • CANNES: Christopher Plummer Starring in Thriller 'Remember'

    In a pre-Cannes move, Christopher Plummer has come on board the thriller "Remember" with Atom Egoyan directing. Martin Landau, Dean Norris, Bruno Ganz, Heinz Lieven and Gunter Lamprecht will also star. Principal photography starts on July 14 in Toronto....