Eight filmmakers participate in the fifth edition of initiative fostering development of first features.
‘Roma’ is “not a film” said the influential French figure.
Cannes delegate general also reflects on controversial press screening changes and rise of Venice.
Cannes selection won Francois Chalais Prize on the Croisette Cannes in recognition of life-affirming story.
Jonathan Safran Foer and Isabelle Huppert among raft of further new speakers added.
May 2019 theatrical launch set for comic fantasy about soul-searching fallen football idol.
Six directors from the region will produce shorts to screen in 2019.
Drama features lauded 3D sequence, will open theatrically in spring 2019.
Paolo Moretti to head up Quinzaine from next year.
The project is Kore-eda’s first since winning this year’s Palme d’Or for ‘Shoplifters’.
Total is a 47% increase on previous record from 2017.
The event confirmed on Twitter that it will take place from Tuesday 14 to Saturday 25 May 2019.