Monday, May 26, 2014
”Chemotherapy Blues,” a film by Taiwan-based German filmmaker Till DiLumiere, yesterday ended its run at the Cannes Film Festival. The film was one of only four Taiwanese films selected for this year's Short Film Corner at the festival.
Three films co-produced by Taiwan and Italy have finished shooting, the Taipei Film Commission said Wednesday, adding that it aims to hold international premieres of the movies during the upcoming Venice International Film Festival.
Turkey's Nuri Bilge Ceylan won the Palme d'Or top prize at the Cannes Film Festival Saturday for “Winter Sleep” and dedicated the honor to victims of his country's political strife.
Bennett Miller scooped the best director award at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday for “Foxcatcher,” a film showcasing another side to the acting skills of funny man Steve Carell.
Britain's Timothy Spall on Saturday claimed the best actor prize at Cannes, nearly 20 years after he had to miss the festival because he was diagnosed with cancer.
Julianne Moore won the best actress prize at the 67th Cannes Film Festival Saturday for her role as a shallow starlet in Canadian director David Cronenberg's biting Hollywood satire “Maps to the Stars.”
Sunday, May 25, 2014
Dogs triumphed in Cannes Friday as Hungarian canine thriller “White God” won the film festival's prestigious prize for innovative work, just hours after its four-legged stars scooped up the unofficial Palm Dog award for pooch talent.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
The Associated Press is all over the Cannes Film Festival — from its glitzy premieres to the celeb parties and quirky moments in between. Here's what reporters have seen and heard:
Friday, May 23, 2014
Gold plated dream or cage? If a cage was gold plated, would it make it more tolerable?
“The Artist” director Michel Hazanavicius followed up his Oscar winner with a Chechen war drama, again starring his wife Berenice Bejo, which disappointed Cannes critics on Wednesday.