Cannes 2009

  • News

    Fast Five takes $58m as Thor, Rio reach milestones

    2011-05-15T19:02:00Z

    Fast Furious Five remains the top attraction overseas and used an estimated $58m haul through Universal/UPI to boost the running total to $271.7m.

  • Vengeance
    Reviews

    Vengeance

    2010-01-26T17:42:00Z

    Dir: Johnnie To. Hong Kong. 2009. 108 mins.

  • Bahman Ghobadi
    News

    Iranian film-maker Ghobadi released from prison

    2009-06-17T12:08:00Z

    Iranian Kurdish film-maker Bahman Ghobadi, whose film No One Knows About The Persian Cats opened the Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes Film Festival, has been released from an Iranian prison.

  • Sex, Parties & Lies
    Features

    The market paradox

    2009-06-11T17:11:00Z

    What does the growing conservatism among even specialist distributors mean for smaller sales agents with no obvious commercial fare and untested film-makers trying to break through?

  • Reviews

    Tetro

    2009-06-02T13:50:00Z

    Dir/scr. Francis Ford Coppola. US-Arg-Sp-It. 2009. 127mins.

  • Reviews

    Drag Me to Hell

    2009-06-02T12:38:00Z

    Dir: Sam Raimi. US. 2009. 99 mins.

  • Reviews

    Looking For Eric

    2009-06-02T12:15:00Z

    Dir. Ken Loach. UK/Fr/Belg/It/Sp. 2009. 116mins.

  • Jaffa (Kalat Hayam)
    Reviews

    Jaffa (Kalat Hayam)

    2009-06-02T11:39:00Z

    Dir. Keren Yedaya. Israel/France/Germany, 2009. 145 min.

  • Reviews

    Antichrist

    2009-06-02T08:54:00Z

    Dir/scr Lars von Trier. Denmark. 2009. 104 mins.

  • ne te retourne pas
    News

    Wild Bunch signs raft of Cannes deals

    2009-05-31T13:33:00Z

    Wild Bunch has reported a raft sales on its Cannes line-up including US deals on Marina de Van’s Don’t Look Back, Bruno Podalydes’ Park Benches and Lou Ye’s Spring Fever.