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Pavilion Design Awards were given may 16 to...

    The Pavilion Design Award ceremony took place on Thursday 16 in the afternoon at the Café des Palmes. The jury composed of Pierre Lescure, Beki Probst and Clara Geliot gave the following prizes: the Pavilion Design Award 2019 goes to the Netherlands Pavilion, which has been honored for its outstanding creativity, celebrating the 350th anniversary of Rembrandt. The jury highlighted the symbol...

ANITA new title at Radiant Films International

  Golden Globe and Primetime Emmy nominated actress Ashley Judd (Divergent series, De-Lovely, Double Jeopardy) and Primetime Emmy award winner Neil Patrick Harris (CBS’ “How I Met Your Mother”, Netflix’s “A Series of Unfortunate Events”, Gone Girl) have signed to star in the upcoming biopic Anita, from writer Chad Hodge (creator and showrunner of TNT’s acclaimed dramatic thriller series “Good Behavior” starring Michelle Dockery a...

Rebel Road Launches New Distribution Arm at Cannes

Brian Presley’s Rebel Road Entertainment has launched their new distribution arm at Cannes.  The first title to be released will be THE GREAT ALASKAN RACE this fall in the U.S.; there’s also two new exec hires listed below, and stills attached for the film.    ‘The Great Alaskan Race’ is first film to be released nationwide in Fall of 2019   Veteran film industry producer, actor and writer/director Brian Presley and his Rebel Road Entertainment...

FIrst look photo from Brandon Cronenberg’s upcoming sci-fi thriller POSSESSOR

    THE HIGHLY ANTICIAPTED SCI-FI THRILLER ‘POSSESSOR’ FROM BRANDON CRONENBERG   ARCLIGHT FILMS REPPING SALES IN CANNES   Leading international sales company Arclight Films is repping sales to Brandon Cronenberg’s upcoming sci-fi thriller POSSESSOR.   Possessor stars Andrea Riseborough, Christopher Abbott, Rossif Sutherland, Tuppence Middleton, with Sean Bean and Jennifer Jason Leigh, and was previously picked up by Well Go for U.S. distribution... named Best Festival Strategist 2019 - France & Recognised Leaders in Film Marketing Consulting Services

Film Best Festival Strategist 2019 - France & Recognised Leaders in Film Marketing Consulting Services - France 2019     Acquisition International Magazine have announced the winners of the 2019 Business Excellence Awards. In these times of financial and economic up...

The Marché Buzz: Day 3

Movies and Morals The Cannes film festival has a focus on inclusivity, meaning filmmakers and film companies from all over the world are welcome to attend and then expand the film industry back to their native countries. With that being said, one country in particular has a questionable history that conflicts with bringing the film industry home: Saudi Arabia. Last year at the festival, Saudi Arabia had its own pavilion on the Croisette in hopes of creating relationships between the country a...

VIDEO: Sharkwater Extinction opens the series of projections of Films from Positive Cinema Week

Sandy and Brian Stewart, Rob's parents took the trip from Toronto to attend the screning in Cannes of Sharkwater Extinction. With The directors of Sochi Film Awards where the film had won a prize. With Sam Bobino who runs Positive Cinema Week.... The size of a smaller theater at the Cannes film festival doesn’t affect the impact that a film can have on its audience. Sharkwater Extinction is a documentary detailing the shark fishing industry and the effects it has had on sha...

The annual Variety reception at Unifrance terrace

Claudia Eller and Michele Sobrino hosted the Variety annual Cannes reception at Unifrance terrace . ...

El Guardia Based on The True Story of Visionary Juan Rosado Premieres in Cannes Marché Du Film

Espada PR has announced that El Guardia, the inspiring motion picture based on the true story of the highly acclaimed businessman, life coach and best-selling author Juan Rosado will make its grand debut at the Marché du Film in Cannes, France. The film was inspired by Rosado's empowering book Rags to Riches (El Guardia Que Compró Su Sueño). El Guardia will premiere on May 15, 2019  8pm  at Le Arcades 77 Rue Fél...

Made in Russia brings all genres to Cannes 2019

  Made in Russia, the united stand of Russian content, kicks off its second year at Marche du film with an extensive line-up of full-length and short films. Organized by Russian Export Center and officially operated by Expocontent company, the stand hosts 17 national companies with their new projects. Art Pictures Studio presents two highly-awaited sequels, co-produced with Vodorod company. The flagship one is part two of the sci-fi blockbuster Att...

Art House Cinema in Europe: "We are talking about cinemas, and protecting cinemas"

There was a conference today about art house cinema in Europe. The discussion was lead by Roxane Arnold, François Amyé, Christian Bräuer, Christine Eloy, Katarzyna Siniarska, and Carla Simón. A major point made at the conference was how the definition of art house films differs from country to country and so does the audience, which makes it difficult to make any generalizations on how art house cinemas are doing. However, it seems like older people are the ones...

Five-Minute Standing Ovation For Documentary FOR SAMA

  Last night, the documentary film For Sama, received a five-minute standing ovation. The film documents the life of Waad Al-Kateab and her husband, Hamza Al-Kateab as they fight for their freedom during the Syrian revolution. It covers the revolution from when it started at the University of Aleppo to when it ended and how both Waad and Hamza fight to save lives at the hospital they created together. The film is a love letter to their daughter, Sama, who was born during the revoluti...

VIDEO: Ampav 2019 opening cocktail

ambiance and pictures from Ampav opening: The team from THE DARK DANCE  Mauro John Capece and Corrina Coroneo   ...

Opening Cannes part 2 and parties

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Program at the india Pavilion

Cannes Film Festival 2019 India Pavilion 110, International Village Riviera (As on 15th May 2019)   The official opening of the Pavilion was held in the morning of May 15th, from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm   Welcome Address: Mr. Dilip Chenoy, Secretary General, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)   Address by: Mr. Jerome Paillard, Executive Director, Marche Du Film Festival, Cannes Film Market Mr....

Big Things at the Roskino Afternoon Party

Earlier today, the Roskino tent at the Russian Pavillion held a sizable gathering in which Russian and international producers, marketers, press, and actors mingled over cocktails. Among the well-known faces, none was more well known than that of famous Russian film critic and honarary president of FIPRESCI, Andrei Plakhov.  Ekaterina Mtsituridze, Roskino's General Director, presented the well acclaimed critic to the eager crowd who welcomed him dearly. Plakhov then announced the releas...

The Marché Buzz: Day 2 - opening film under attack

With the 72nd Cannes Film Festival and with that the Marché Du Film just having opened yesterday, everyone has been buzzing about the opening film. Fans and critics alike had high hopes for Jim Jarmusch’s zombie centered film as it did receive the honor of commencing the festival, but this hopes were quickly shattered after the premiere. The Marché Du Film and the publications covering the festival have centered around this film on the second day here in Cannes. These publi...

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Spritz at the majestic beach ...and coffee at the Lounge in the market...with a smile. and a view... Life is hard...Bruno chatelin ...

John Carpenter's Masterclass at Quinzaine's Opening

  This year to open the Quinzaine in Cannes, John Carpenter was interviewed for a Masterclass. Later today he will be honored with the Carosse d'Or award. Watch the clip below to hear what he has to say about politics, filmmaking, and Twitter trolls:     ...

Two new features films from Summer Hills Films debut at Cannes

Meet us at Cannes.  Marina Club H-6  Summer Hill Films is a U.S. theatrical distributor and worldwide sales company with international and domestic appeal. Come See Us in Cannes!   13-21 May, 2019 – Booth: Marina Club/Riviera H6 Mobile: +1-623-476-9150 Meet Ted Chalmers in Cannes       Young Lance makes a new friend:...

La Journée By The Land: May 13th 2019

Lillian and I had the pleasure of attending La Journée by the Land’s pre-opening event last night. We weren’t exactly what was in store for us, however, sometimes that’s the best way to go into things. La Journée by the Land markets itself as “the first sustainable and organic venue in Cannes during the festival.” When we arrived, we walked out onto a rooftop terrace through an arch made of various foliage and lights that made us feel we had just wal...

AMPAV Program of the Day May 15 - May 16

Wednesday – May 15, 2019 At 2:30 PM, several top film publicists will share their tips and insights into the world of film publicity at the Industry in Focus: Secrets of PR Pros panel.  Join us for an interesting discussion about this so often misunderstood field. In the evening, the American Pavilion will be having our annual Membership Cocktail Party from 6-8 PM!  This will be a great opportunity to meet or catch up with fellow members.  Come network, enjoy the delicio...


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