Cannes Film Festival: Elvis in an infernal merry-go-round, Jerry Lee Lewis between octaves and bass

His manager comes from the carnival and the career of the singer was a roller coaster, with peaks and abysses: Elvis, biopic carried by the revelation Austin Butler, in the title role, and Tom Hanks, was presented Wednesday at the Cannes Film Festival . As in an amusement park, the spectator does not see the … Read more

Cannes Film Festival – Tchaikovsky seen by his wife

Cannes Film Festival – Tchaikovsky seen by his wife

Lhe scene takes place ten years ago, in the office of Vladimir Medinski, the current head of the Russian delegation in the negotiations with Ukraine. The man is at the time Minister of Culture. Kirill Serebrennikov came to see him with his co-screenwriter in the hope of obtaining the essential government green light for a … Read more

Cannes Film Festival: an ocean of love for Elvis and Christophe

The chronicle of François Aubel – Musical interludes on a Croisette in a trance for the presentation of Baz Luhrmann’s film on the king of rock’n’roll. And more collected for the singer ofAline and blue words. Barely six o’clock and it’s already a rush, Wednesday, at the foot of the steps of the Palace. Cannes … Read more

Cannes: Bowie, the documentary that came from elsewhere

(AFP) – “Do not expect classic, there is no beginning, middle, end”: “Moonage Daydream” by Brett Morgen, already director of a documentary on Kurt Cobain, breaks the rules of the genre around David Bowie. Forget the classic formats with experts or relatives of the interpreter of “Heroes” filmed in recording studios. Here, we only hear … Read more

Cannes Film Festival in pictures: Adèle Exarchopoulos, Jean Dujardin, Marion Cotillard, weekend shots

Red carpet, flashes, people… The 75th Cannes film festival takes place from May 17 to 28, 2022. Demonstrations to denounce violence against women, French and international stars, last weekend was loaded with strong images on the Croisette. Adèle Exarchopoulos, Jean Dujardin, Marion Cotillard or even Sharon Stone made the flashes of the many photographers present … Read more

Journal des BO de Cannes #3: the tragic orchestra of Grégoire Hetzel, the ghosts of Olivier Marguerit…

Journal des BO de Cannes 3 the tragic orchestra of

Arnaud Desplechin surprises with the amazing “Sibling” (in competition – also in theaters since May 20), the story of a pathological hatred between a sister (Marion Cotillard) and a brother (Melvil Poupaud) who avoid each other. The film then undertakes an unpredictable path, generating both dissonance and burlesque, seriousness and humor, violent reality and fantasy. … Read more

Cannes 2022: Lua Michel, 9, the youngest star of the festival

EShe is in the middle of coloring when we meet her in a beach bar in Cannes. She must soon go back to Paris by TGV after two intense days of “world premiere”, “photocall” and “interviews”. Almond-shaped green eyes, parting in the middle and a black floral dress, Lua Michel is an actress. At nine … Read more

Cannes: which festival goer are you? Take the test

Platinum accreditation, lunch on the go between screenings, secret showcase or disputes with your banker… On the Croisette, not all participants experience the same Cannes Film Festival. “Because I am the center of the universe. They went to great lengths to build a fake world around me.” the character from the novel by Philip K. … Read more