The “Cannes 2020 Special” is open

The “Cannes 2020 Special”, which offers a preview of four films from the Official Selection 2020 as well as the short films selected in Competition and the film school movies from the Cinéfondation competition, was open yesterday evening on the Croisette! From 27 to 29 October, the general public is invited to celebrate the world of cinema in the city that has hosted the Festival … Continúa leyendo The “Cannes 2020 Special” is open

San Sebastián welcomes the Festival de Cannes!

During the opening evening, José Luis Rebordinos, Director of the San Sebastián Festival, will pay special tribute to the Festival de Cannes. Thierry Frémaux, its General Delegate, will also be in San Sebastián by his side. Seventeen films from the Official Selection of the Festival de Cannes 2020 will be presented in different sections including, as part of an unprecedented joint decision, films in competition. … Continúa leyendo San Sebastián welcomes the Festival de Cannes!

“Urubú” al Grimfest

La película Urubú, ópera prima de Alejandro Ibáñez Nauta, continua su carrera de festivales. La cinta ha sido seleccionada en el Festival Internacional de Cine Grimmfest, en Manchester y tendrá su premiere internacional en Reino Unido. El festival, que destaca a las voces independientes del cine de terror, se celebrará del 7 al 11 de octubre de manera online. Urubú está haciendo una excelente carrera por … Continúa leyendo “Urubú” al Grimfest

“Who are who we are”, Guadagnino se pasa a la TV

El nominado al premio Oscar® por CALL ME BY YOUR NAME (2017), Luca Guadagnino trae por primera vez a la televisión su estilo cinematográfico que lo caracteriza, para la serie de ocho episodios WE ARE WHO WE ARE, que estrena en septiembre en exclusiva por HBO. A partir de la historia de dos jóvenes americanos que viven en una base militar estadounidense en Italia, la … Continúa leyendo “Who are who we are”, Guadagnino se pasa a la TV

The Official Selection of short films in Competition at the Festival de Cannes in 2020

A total of 3,810 films from 137 different countries were watched by the selection committee this year, compared to 4,240 in 2019. The 2020 selection encompasses 11 short films from 12 different countries, for a total running time of 2h24. Five female directors are also featured in the 2020 Official Selection. The short films competition, which culminates in the jury awarding the Short Film Palme … Continúa leyendo The Official Selection of short films in Competition at the Festival de Cannes in 2020

The Festival de Cannes is launching its Online Marché du Film on Monday 22 June

On Monday 22 June, the Festival de Cannes is launching its online Marché du Film. This special 2020 version has been set up with a view to continuing to support the international film industry and its professionals. The Marché du Film will take place from 22 to 26 June, bringing together over 8,500 participants for a total of 250 stands and 60 pavilions. Over 1,200 … Continúa leyendo The Festival de Cannes is launching its Online Marché du Film on Monday 22 June

Andrea Corsini: In hunting territory

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Based in Milan, Andrea Corsini has spent the months of confinement dedicated to writing the script for his first feature film. Fascinated by horror as a genre, the Italian filmmaker has gained momentum after the premiere at the last Venice International Film Festival of his latest short film: Ferine (2019). Fable in its darkest transcript, it is also from the form, a luminous and voracious solar story. Corsini, also the author of Societas Mortis (2018) and Non nel mio giardino (2011), connects with a new way of dealing with terror, in a line close to Nicolas Winding Refn (The Neon Demon), Ari Aster (Midssomar) and Robert Egbert (The Witch). Continúa leyendo “Andrea Corsini: In hunting territory”

“Patria” competirá en Series Manía

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PATRIA, la primera serie española de HBO Europe, tendrá su premiere mundial en el festival Series Manía. La serie de ocho episodios creada por Aitor Gabilondo, basada en el best-seller escrito por Fernando Aramburu, ha sido seleccionada para competir en el certamen francés, que tendrá lugar del 20 al 28 de Marzo en Lille (Francia). Continúa leyendo ““Patria” competirá en Series Manía”

La mala educación de Hugh Jackman

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Inspirado por eventos reales, BAD EDUCATION estrena el sábado 25 de abril. La historia sigue a Frank Tassone (Hugh Jackman) y Pam Gluckin (Allison Janney) quienes reinan sobre un distrito escolar de Long Island, uno de los mejores de la nación, promoviendo admisiones récord a universidades e incrementando el valor de la propiedad. Pero cuando surge un esquema de malversación de fondos que amenaza destruir todo lo que han construido, Frank se ve obligado a mantener el orden y el secreto, a como de lugar. Continúa leyendo “La mala educación de Hugh Jackman”