Suggesting aspects of Stephen Frears' "The Queen" by way of Oliver Stone, French director Olivier Dahan's "Grace of Monaco" is a mannered, lightweight portrait of the actress' troubled days in the early '60s as she adjusted to life as the city-state's princess.
The self-professed Spaghetti Western super fan will introduce a showing of the Sergio Leone classic, starring Clint Eastwood, at a special event after the Palme d’Or award ceremony.
After becoming the first female Palme d'Or winner, Jane Campion looked ready to usher in a new era of feminist cinema – but tragedy intervened. As she returns to chair Cannes, she tells Andrew Pulver about surviving as a woman director
Argentine director Pablo Trapero to preside over Un Certain Regard; actress-director Nicole Garcia to head Camera d’Or jury.Just days before the launch of the Cannes Film Festival (May 14-25), two more juries have been revealed.
Record-breaking trio, Cronenberg, Egoyan and Dolan compete for Palme d’Or. A haunting look at Hollywood excess. A thriller that explores what happens to a community when a young girl goes missing. A story of a widow raising a troubled teen with help from a mysterious neighbour.