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    CANNES 2001: Jonze, Kaufman, Gondry and Good Machine; Following the Laws of "Human Nature"

    CANNES 2001: Jonze, Kaufman, Gondry and Good Machine; Following the Laws of "Human Nature"

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    CANNES 2001: Two Directors In Their Own Words -- Wong Kar-wai and David Lynch in Cannes

    CANNES 2001: Two Directors In Their Own Words -- Wong Kar-wai and David Lynch in Cannesby Eugene Hernandez/indieWIRE(indieWIRE/05.17.01) -- It was a day for two acclaimed directors tomake their splash on the Croisette. In separate appearances yesterday(Wednesday), Wong Kar-wai and David Lynch talked with the press and other festival attendees about their aesthetics and what inspires them.During what was billed as a "Day of Transmission," the festival presented asymposium on "transmitting knowledge and love of cinema," gathering togetherfilmmakers, critics, festival directors and students. Among the highlightsof the all-day event was the anti...

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    DAILY NEWS: Godard Speaks; Amin Forms Company; L.A. Asian Fest; and Hartley Merrill Prize

    DAILY NEWS: Godard Speaks; Amin Forms Company; L.A. Asian Fest; and Hartley Merrill Prizeby Eugene Hernandez, Anthony Kaufman/indieWIRE>> CANNES 2001: An Hour with Godard (and a roomful of journalists)(indieWIRE/05.16.01) -- Jean-Luc Godard enters a room here in France and thestereotypically cynical media applaud. "In Godard there is God," is howpress conference moderator Henri Behar introduced the director, referring toa comment from an American journalist earlier in the day.The French New Wave maverick spent an hour with the media yesterday(Tuesday) to discuss his competition film, "Eloge de l'Amour" (In Praise ofLove), a rare chance for m...

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    DAILY NEWS: Solondz in Cannes; Return of the Big "Party Monster," Columbia's "Lockdown," "Manic" at

    DAILY NEWS: Solondz in Cannes; Return of the Big "Party Monster," Columbia's "Lockdown," "Manic" at IFC'; NY Latino Fest, and "Bounce" on Showtime"by Eugene Hernandez, Anthony Kaufman/indieWIRE>> CANNES 2001: Solondz On "Storytelling"(indieWIRE/05.15.01) -- Few films were as anticipated here in Cannes as Todd Solondz' fourth feature, "Storytelling." The first screening quickly filled the small Salle Bazin leaving many festivalgoers outside, frustrated over not being able to get in. So, as critics and the grapevine weigh in with their verdict, it's not surprising that the movie is engendering polar opposite opinions.Talking with indieWIRE, t...

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    DAILY NEWS: Coens in Cannes; "Jessica" Deal; "Fat Girl" Nabbed; "Eden" Pact"; SearchParty Plans

    DAILY NEWS: Coens in Cannes; "Jessica" Deal; "Fat Girl" Nabbed; "Eden" Pact"; SearchParty Plansby Eugene Hernandez, Anthony Kaufman and Brian Brooks/indieWIRE>> CANNES 2001: Catching Up With the Coens(indieWIRE/05.14.01) -- The Coen Brothers latest, a competition entry herein Cannes, entitled "The Man Who Wasn't There," is a black and white crimestory set in Northern California in 1949. In this tale, Billy Bob Thorntonstars as Ed Crane, a mild-mannered everyman, a quiet barber who takes achance on a get rich quick scheme and ends up embroiled in a murderinvestigation. Joel and Ethan Coen sat down with indieWIRE over the weekendhere in France...

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    DAILY NEWS: Thai Films Sign Deals; Claire Denis' Pacts with Lot 47; "Trembling" Acquired; Coppola in

    DAILY NEWS: Thai Films Sign Deals; Claire Denis' Pacts with Lot 47; "Trembling" Acquired; Coppola in Cannesby Eugene Hernandez and Brian Brooks/indieWIRE>> CANNES 2001: Miramax Grabs Sasanatieng's "Tears of the Black Tiger"(indieWIRE/05.11.01) -- There's bound to be some celebrating tonight on theGray d'Albion Beach. A party for the midnight screening of WisitSasanatieng's "Tears of the Black Tiger" will undoubtedly become anopportunity to toast the film's deal with Miramax as the Indiewood studioannounced its acquisition of the Thai film yesterday, the day before themovie's midnight Festival debut here at Cannes. Miramax has nabbed thefilm...

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    DAILY NEWS: Cannes Buzz; Almodovars Deal; Glatzer at Paramunt; Philly Fest Winners; Eyre's Next Pr

    DAILY NEWS: Cannes Buzz; Almodovars Deal; Glatzer at Paramunt; Philly Fest Winners; Eyre's Next Project; and Miramax Gets "'74"by Eugene Hernandez/indieWIRE>> CANNES 2001: Buzzing Around the Croisetteborder=0 width=220 height=170 vspace=4>Among the ubiquitous marketing displays drowning the historic Carlton Hotel is the Moulin Rouge set up grabbing the attention of pedestrians on the Croisette.Photo: EugeneHernandez/indieWIRE(indieWIRE/05.10.01) -- The morning ritual for many here on the Croisette isto pop downstairs into the lobbies of the big industry hotels along thebeachfront -- The Martinez, The Carlton, The Majestic, The Noga Hilton ...

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    DAILY NEWS: Cannes Do; Sundance Nabs Cannes 2000 Film; Lake Placid Plans

    DAILY NEWS: Cannes Do; Sundance Nabs Cannes 2000 Film; Lake Placid Plansby Eugene Hernandez and Anthony Kaufman/indieWIRE>> CANNES 2001: Festival Opens with Dances of Death; from "Moulin Rouge" to Suicide(indieWIRE/05.09.01) -- Sunshine greeted early arrivals in Cannes yesterday(Tuesday) -- a welcome change for many here who were anticipating cool,rainy weather.For the thousands of industry professionals, journalists, filmmakers,publicists and viewers descending upon the small patch of French Rivieracoastline this week, the waiting, the preparing, the nervous anticipation isover; the 54th Cannes Film Festival finally opens tonight, appropriat...

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    DAILY NEWS: WGA/AMPTP Deal Details; and Sundance Lab Plans

    DAILY NEWS: WGA/AMPTP Deal Details; and Sundance Lab Plansby Eugene Hernandez, Anthony Kaufman/indieWIRE>> WGA and AMPTP Approve Tentative Agreement with Numerous Changes(indieWIRE/05.07.01) -- Friday's tentative 3-year agreement between theWriters Guild of America (WGA), East and West and the Alliance of MotionPicture and Television Producers (AMPTP), ABC, CBS, and NBC will cover 11,000 theatrical and TV writers, if approved.Among the highlights of the tentative agreement, according to a jointstatement by the WGA and the AMPTP, are mandatory script publication fees forDVD and videocassettes, distinction of Fox as a broadcaster for the purpo...

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    DAILY NEWS: Sony Gets Doc; Nantucket Fest Plans; Swedish Director Dies and Williamsburg Fest

    DAILY NEWS: Sony Gets Doc; Nantucket Fest Plans; Swedish Director Dies and Williamsburg Festby Eugene Hernandez, Anthony Kaufman and Brian Brooks/indieWIRE with a report from Richard Baimbridge>> "Dogtown and Z-Boys" Skates with Sony Pictures Classics(indieWIRE/05.08.01) -- Stacy Peralta's skateboarding documentary "Dogtownand Z-Boys," which won the Audience Award and Directing Award at the 2001Sundance Film Festival, has been acquired for North American and Englishspeaking territories by Sony Pictures Classics, it was announced by thefilm's producer Vans, Inc. yesterday. Narrated by Sean Penn and solelyfinanced by Vans, the film chronicles ...

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