The Beguiled is one of the most anticipated film at Cannes Film Festival. Director, Sofia Coppola, brings the woman's point of view and how it was for these women during this time period. The original film was from the man's point of view. This point of view brings a new dynamic to the melodramatic remake.
Noah Baumbach director of The Meyerowitz Stories, presents for the first time at Cannes Film Festival. This comedy drama brings a star-studded cast: Dustin Hoffman, Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, and Emma Thompson. Baumbach is a singular film maker, he is precise in his writing and an expert. The film feels personal and emotional bringing truthfulness.
Okja, a film with a juxtaposition on genres, screens at Grand Théâtre Lumière at Cannes Film Festival. This film distribution and financing by Netflix. The film director, BONG Joon-Ho, and cast take on the controversy surrounding the new media at Cannes in stride. The film brings to the forefront the concept of capitalism and conservation of natural resources.
The film synopsis is a young boy in the Midwest story is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years earlier. They both seek the same mysterious connection during the film.