Cannes film festival

Indian, South Asian films sock it at Cannes film festival

There are three radical and welcome developments regarding Indian and SouthAsian films at the Cannes Film Festival this year.

published on : 31st May 2022

Indian documentary 'All That Breathes' wins The Golden Eye

Shaunak Sen’s documentary film All That Breathes has won the top L’OEil d’Or (The Golden Eye) award at the Cannes Film Festival.

published on : 30th May 2022

South Korea's Park Chan-wook wins best director award at Cannes for his  movie "Decision To Leave"

"I'm not a romantic, but I'm very interested in the expression of emotions," said Park in an interview with AFP when the film premiered at the festival.

published on : 30th May 2022

Making a statement: Twice is nice

Couturiers like David Abraham and Urvashi Kaur weigh in on the importance of recycling skillfully crafted red carpet garments  

published on : 30th May 2022

Michelle Williams flaunts her baby bump at Cannes 2022

It will be the second child for Williams and Thomas Kail -- their son, Hart, was born in 2020. Williams has a 16-year-old daughter Matilda from her relationship with the late actor Heath Ledger.

published on : 29th May 2022

Cannes to wrap with presentation of Palme d'Or on Saturday

The closing ceremony begins at 2:30 p.m. EDT and concludes roughly an hour later. Outside of France, it will be streamed live by Brut.

published on : 28th May 2022

In a subcontinental first, Pakistani film 'Joyland' wins Cannes sidebar Jury 

The award for "Joyland" represents a global breakthrough of immeasurable proportions for the relatively small Pakistani movie industry.

published on : 28th May 2022

A R Rahman to score music for 'Baab' helmed by UAE's first woman filmmaker

Rahman and Khaja were present at the Cannes Film Market to promote 'Baab'.

published on : 26th May 2022

Tokyo Olympics documentary film debuts in Japan; heads to Cannes

After Tokyo, the film will be shown on Wednesday at the Cannes Film Festival in the Bunuel Theater, named for Spanish-born iconoclastic filmmaker Luis Bunuel.

published on : 23rd May 2022

'I must be doing something right', says Deepika about her Cannes sojourn

The actor has just wrapped Siddharth Anand's "Pathaan", alongside Shah Rukh Khan and John Abraham, and is working on "Project K" by Nag Ashwin.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Women protesters storm Cannes premiere of 'Holy Spider' with smoke devices

Security seemed unfazed by the event, allowing the protesters to be filmed and photographed.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Iranian film 'Holy Spider' stuns Cannes by showing nudity, sex strangling scenes

The film, from Iranian-Danish director Ali Abbasi, chronicles a killing spree in the streets of the religious city of Mashhad, where 16 prostitutes were found dead from 2000 to 2001.

published on : 23rd May 2022

WATCH | Aishwarya Rai gets a surprise hug from fan at Cannes Film Festival

A video of Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai hugging a fan at the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival has taken over the internet.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Aishwarya a phenomenon in Cannes, had to create magic for her 20th year at festival: Gaurav Gupta 

The Delhi-based designer, known for his experimental sculpted designs, said he wanted to create something that denoted "hope, life and beauty".

published on : 22nd May 2022

Pa Ranjith makes Cannes debut with unambiguous intent 

The writer-director's calendar, which includes his long-awaited Hindi-language Birsa Munda biopic, is full for the next couple of years.

published on : 21st May 2022

Aravindan’s ‘Thampu’ to be screened at Cannes, actors hail his masterclass

Back then, she was just a 16-year-old girl with dreamy eyes.

published on : 21st May 2022

Shaunak Sen on HBO release of 'All That Breathes': Thrilled to join the roster

After its theatrical run in the US, the 90-minute-long film will debut on HBO and streaming service HBO Max in 2023.

published on : 20th May 2022

Madhavan's 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect' receives standing ovation at Cannes

The screening of the film was greeted with thunderous applause as it received a standing ovation from the full house for 10 minutes.

published on : 20th May 2022

Nawazuddin Siddiqui to celebrate birthday for the 7th time at Cannes

Nawaz's several films have been screened at Cannes Film Festival and coincidently the actor has been present there celebrating his birthday.

published on : 19th May 2022

Deepika, Tamannaah walk Cannes red carpet

Meanwhile, Deepika Padukone, one of the jury members this year, was clicked with fellow jury members. 

published on : 19th May 2022
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