Takashi Miike, Jeremy Saulnier and Jaco Van Dormael among line-up; Jia Zhangke to receive Golden Coach.
EXCLUSIVE: US, UK, France, Germany deals for LGBT sports drama.
Denmark’s Katja Adomeit and Germany’s Ingmar Trost among upcoming European producers set to be showcased at Cannes.
Films from Dubai, Guadalajara and Buenos Aires among line-up.
Festivals and Awards
Round-up: IMAX Corporation and Warner Bros have signed a multi-picture deal to release up to 30 films through 2020. Separately, Digital Cinema Distribution Coalition unveils its live streaming platform this week.
The European digital technologies specialist is rolling out its platform via subsidiary Direct Cinema North America (DCNA).
Cast of London-set noir thriller includes Screen Stars of Tomorrow Cush Jumbo and James Floyd.
Latest box office news
CHINA BOX OFFICE: With Universal’s Fast & Furious 7 grossing $186.58m in its first full week at the China box office, the spoils were thinly spread for every other film on release.
Top three remains unchanged for the third week in a row; eOne’s Child 44 is the highest new entry with $755,000 (£505,422) from its 444 sites.
Breaking Glass Pictures is partnering with Jay Paul Deratany’s new distributor as they work together to build a slate.