The Cannes Film Festival is all over for another year. See our full coverage - including a review of Palme d'Or winner Winter's Sleep.
Monday 2 May 2016
The Palme d'Or prize at the Cannes Film Festival has been taken out by Turkey's Nuri Bilge Ceylan.
Turkey's Nuri Bilge Ceylan has won the Palme d'Or top prize at the Cannes Film Festival for "Winter Sleep", a slow-burn domestic drama that mesmerised audiences despite its more than three-hour length.Jury president Jane Campion, the New Zealand...
Tuesday 24 Feb 2015

Watch the trailer for 2014 Cannes Film Festival opening night film, Grace of Monaco, in which Nicole Kidman portrays the screen siren as a cloistered princess struggling to fit in with the European elite. 

 

 

Thursday 24 Jul 2014

We have our first 5-star from this year's Cannes Film Festival, for this thunderous modern epic from Russia that has fast become the hot favourite for the 2014 Palme d'Or. You'll get to see it when Palace Films releases it in Australia. For now, find out what all of the fuss is about.

Read the 5-star review

Wednesday 28 May 2014

At the Cannes Film Festival, Italian director Alice Rohrwacher reveals her personal connection to The Wonders’ story of a family of beekeepers, and Monica Bellucci shares her thoughts on what she liked about her role and why “the woman makes the actress”. Later, Rohrwacher tells how moving it was to have Sophia Loren hand her the Grand Prix award.

Swedish director Ruben Östlund (Play) returned to the Cannes Film Festival this year with Turist, a clever look at a marriage in free fall after a close call with an avalanche. Click below to read our review and see three scene clips from the film.

Read the full review

Tuesday 27 May 2014

In his Cannes-award winning role, David Gulpilil plays a warrior past his prime who becomes disillusioned with the changes in his community. Charlie’s Country is the actor’s third collaboration with director Rolf de Heer, following The Tracker and Ten Canoes. The film premiered in the Un Certain Regard section to positive reviews. Watch the trailer below.

In cinemas 17 July.

Bennett Miller accepts the Best Director Prize for Foxcatcher, the tragic true story of wrestling brothers Mark and Dave Schultz and coach John du Pont, a paranoid schizophrenic. Actors Channing Tatum, Steve Carell and Mark Ruffalo also speak from the film’s earlier press conference about their physical roles and how they approached the challenge of playing real people.

Watch a scene clip

Monday 26 May 2014

See Winter Sleep director and 2014 Palme d’Or winner Nuri Bilge Ceylan show off his award and explain how the movie came about. Jane Campion additionally discusses why the jury awarded the prestigious prize to the “very sophisticated film”.

And here at the film’s earlier press conference, Ceylan tells of his love for ambiguous films and why fighting on set can only make the work better, while actors Haluk Bilginer and Melisa Sözen open up about the joy – and challenges – of collaborating with him.