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REPORT: Cannes 2019

Cineuropa is covering the 72nd Cannes Film Festival live from the Croisette with reviews, interviews and market reports...

REPORT: Cannes 2019
Óliver Laxe • Director of Fire Will Come

Interview: Óliver Laxe • Director of Fire Will Come

"Beauty has its laws, and you have to suffer to get some of it"

CANNES 2019: Spanish filmmaker Óliver Laxe discusses everything behind his acclaimed Un Certain Regard entry Fire Will Come  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Un Certain Regard

Marco Bellocchio  • Director of The Traitor

Q&A: Marco Bellocchio • Director of The Traitor

"Buscetta is no hero"

CANNES 2019: Italian filmmaker Marco Bellocchio unpicks his new movie The Traitor, which was unveiled to much applause in competition at Cannes  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Competition

Ben Johnson • CEO, Gruvi

Interview: Ben Johnson • CEO, Gruvi

"Cinemas and distributors should work with each other, but they don't"

CANNES 2019: Ben Johnson, CEO at Gruvi, discusses the approach to marketing and promotion of the UK-based media technology company at the Marché du Film  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Sven Slazenger • CEO, Interlake

Interview: Sven Slazenger • CEO, Interlake

"The biggest challenges when you combine traditional media and new technology are actually in human beings"

CANNES 2019: Sven Slazenger, CEO at digital change agent Interlake, discusses the benefits and challenges of the MediaTech Hub Potsdam  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Philippe Reynaert • CEO, Wallimage

Interview: Philippe Reynaert • CEO, Wallimage

"We support start-ups and applications based on blockchain and AI technologies"

CANNES 2019: Philippe Reynaert, CEO at Wallimage, discusses the start-ups and applications the Belgian fund is supporting at the Marché du Film  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Marché du Film

Abel Ferrara • Director of Tommaso

Interview: Abel Ferrara • Director of Tommaso

"I wouldn't have made this film if Willem Dafoe hadn't wanted to do it"

CANNES 2019: US-born, Rome-based filmmaker Abel Ferrara talks about his very personal new film, Tommaso, starring his longtime collaborator Willem Dafoe  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Special Screenings

Review: Homeward

Review: Homeward

CANNES 2019: The feature debut from Ukrainian filmmaker Nariman Aliev, shaped like a funeral procession, is an allegory of the fate of the Tatar people, reduced to a state of vagrancy  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Un Certain Regard

Review: The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmāo

Review: The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmāo

CANNES 2019: Karim Aïnouz ramps up the melodrama in his adaptation of Martha Batalha’s novel  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Un Certain Regard

Mathieu Fournet • Head of European and International Affairs, CNC

Interview: Mathieu Fournet • Head of European and International Affairs, CNC

"Cannes is the place where everyone in the film world goes"

CANNES 2019: Having taken up the reins as director of the CNC’s European and international affairs, Mathieu Fournet sat with us to discuss this year’s very busy edition of the Cannes Film Festival  

24/05 | Cannes 2019

Review: The Bears’ Famous Invasion of Sicily

Review: The Bears’ Famous Invasion of Sicily

CANNES 2019: In Lorenzo Mattotti's film, what starts off as an animation for kids morphs into a wonderful tale of cultural appropriation and colonisation  

24/05 | Cannes 2019 | Un Certain Regard