REVIEW: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Shines at Cannes

25 years to the date of when edgy, prolific and talented Hollywood heavyweight director Quentin Taratino premiered ‘Pulp Fiction’ (1994) to Cannes Film Festival audiences, this past Tuesday, May 21st, the seasoned filmmaker who has consistently made Hollywood blockbuster hits, such as ‘Django Unchained’ (2012), ‘Inglorious Bastards’ (2009), ‘The Hateful…

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Spike Lee's BLACKKKLANSMAN lays bare racial politics

Spike Lee (DO THE RIGHT THING (1989), MALCOLM X (1992), JUNGLE FEVER (1991), SHE’S GOTTA HAVE IT (1986)) ingenious director of “Do the Right Thing” (1989) and numerous other intellectually moving, socially impactful, as well as witty movies came to Cannes Film Festival this year with “Blackkklansman” (2018), another…

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Cannes: Teo Yoo is intriguing as Viktor Tsoi in LETO

Summer (LETO) (2018), a Russian biographical film directed by Kirill Serebrennikovset [The Student (2016), Yuri’s Day (2008) and Playing the Victim (2006)], which premiered this past May in the 2018 Cannes Film Festival in competition for the Palme d’Or and won the Cannes Soundtrack Award, is set in…

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Cannes: 70th Edition Red Carpet Memories & a Look Ahead

The 70th Cannes Film Festival took place from May 17 – 28, 2017 with a birthday celebration like no other. 38,000 professionals from 55 countries attended the event in 2017. And the festival welcomed accredited participants from thirty film industry professions, alongside 4,900 journalists and media technicians. Further, 120…

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Cannes: Dir. Uppili Raghavachari talks DEATH LIES ON HER

“Death Lies On Her”, a short film by London-based writer/director/producer Uppili Raghavachari, was featured in the 2017 Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner. The talented filmmaker explains:

“I was in Cannes last year and I met a lot of people. And I was finishing off my short…

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