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If There's One Person They Love at Cannes It's the Triumphant But Ever Modest Ken Loach

Derek Malcolm | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Entertainment
Derek Malcolm

The other awards were even more surprising. In fact, most of them were odd enough to secure hearty boos from the journos sitting in the theatre next door to the main auditorium and watching the prizes on the video screen. Most astonishing was the lack of anything at all for Maren Ade's Toni Erdmann, a hit with almost everyone bar the jury.

The Time Is Now: The 59th BFI London Film Festival

Tom Linay | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Tom Linay

I can barely hide my glee, the 59th BFI London Film Festival opened last night with the rousing, vital Suffragette and it kicked off 12 jam-packed days of some of the most exciting new films filling London's cinemas.

5 Tips To Impress The Coen Brothers And Snatch The Palme D'Or

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

As this year's Cannes Film Festival continues, attention is beginning to turn towards which films will win the coveted Palme d’Or prize, awarded to...

Tired of Cannes

Rollo Ross | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Rollo Ross

It's Day 10 of Cannes and the annual festival fatigue has well and truly set in. I arrived at the press junket for the new HBO movie Hemingway and Gellhorn to find most of the other journalists there acting like doped up zombies. Even Nicole Kidman tells me how exhausted she is before my interview starts...

Cannes the World's Biggest Film Festival Really be Sexist?

Jane Witherspoon | Posted 15.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jane Witherspoon

The film industry has nurtured many hugely talented women directors - Sofia Coppola, Kathryn Bigelow, and Catherine Hardwicke being just a few. The next generation of filmmakers should take inspiration from them.