Actors Paula Beer and Michael Kenneth Williams also on the panel.
15 directors will present their projects to the industry from May 10 to May 16.
New chief Paolo Moretti replaces Edouard Waintrop who leaves after the 2018 edition of the respected parallel sidebar.
Evaluation found that MEDIA’s annual budget of €105m was too low.
“This festival plays a pivotal role in bringing the world together to celebrate story.”
Show directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud will kick off Cannes TV festival competition.
Buenos Aires screenings run from November 27 to December 3.
Cannes parallel sidebar Directors’ Fortnight seeking new chief for 50th edition in 2019.
Fresh details on the Canneseries festival were unveiled at MIPCOM press conference.
Festival issues “the clearest and most unequivocal condemnation” of producer.
”He was kind-hearted and wise, and he lived in the name of film.”
The festival is considering aligning press and public screenings for red-carpet premieres.