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Everything You Would Ever Want to Know About Cannes 2011 (So Far)

Everything You Would Ever Want to Know About Cannes 2011 (So Far)

inidieWIRE’s been on the scene at the 64th Festival de Cannes covering the flurry of activity rocking La Croisette since last Wednesday. Below find links to all our coverage, plus that from our blog network.

We’ll update with another roundup when the festival ends May 22.


The Guide

Cannes 2011: A Guide To All The Films

The Reviews

“The Tree of Life”
“Walk Away Renee”
“The Artist”
“The Kid With a Bike”
“Habemus Papam”
“We Need to Talk About Kevin”
“Sleeping Beauty”
“Midnight in Paris”

The Interviews

Cannes | “Return” Actress Linda Cardellini: “I didn’t think I grasped being on screen every second”
CANNES FUTURES | Dennis Hopper’s Son Henry Takes the Lead in Gus Van Sant’s “Restless”
CANNES INTERVIEW | “We Need To Talk About Kevin” Director Lynne Ramsay: “This is not an issue movie”
INTERVIEW | Directors’ Fortnight Head Frederic Boyer: “When I feel like a professional, I’ll quit.”

The Features

Does The Palme d’Or Ever Equal Box Office Receipts?
The Five Smartest Things Said at the Cannes Distribution Panel
Cannes Clicks: Day 6 at indieWIRE and Around the Web
The “Tree of Life” Press Conference and The Man Who Wasn’t There
Cannes Clicks: Day 5 at indieWIRE and Around the Web
Cannes Clicks: Day 4 at indieWIRE and Around the Web
iPOP | This Week on the Scene: The 64th Festival de Cannes Launches
Cannes Clicks: Day 3 at indieWIRE and Around the Web
Cannes | Nanni Moretti on “Habemus Papam”: “I wish I had faith, but I just don’t”
Tilda Swinton Tells the Truth: “It’s a Bloody Business, Being A Parent”
Cannes | Sleeping Beauty’s Julia Leigh: “I like to get under people’s skin”
Cannes Clicks: Day 2 at indieWIRE and Around The Web

The News

Sundance Selects In Bed with Cannes’ “Sleeping Beauty”
Arrow Entertainment Picks Up Worldwide Rights to “Dali 3D,” Starring Alam Cumming and Judy Davis
The Real Star of the Spike Jonze Short: Olympia Le-Tan
The Weinstein Company Nabs U.S. Rights to Meryl Streep’s Margaret Thatcher Vehicle, “The Iron Lady”
Hungary Announce Launch of Budapest’s 1st International Film Festival at Cannes
CANNES 2011 | Now on Sale: Colin Firth and Emily Blunt in Dark Comedy
Andy and Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer Present Their Vision for “Cloud Atlas”
Weinsteins Continue Buying Spree; Take Cannes’ Martial Arts Epic “Dragon”

Thompson on Hollywood

The News

Cannes Tree of Life Update: Malick Shows Up For Big Night
Cannes: Red Granite Hosts Performers Kanye West, Jamie Foxx, Leo DiCaprio, Bradley Cooper
Cannes: Weinstein Chases Wettest County in New Indie Landscape
Cannes: Sleeping Beauty Intros Director Leigh, Keeps Audience at Bay, Bought by Sundance Selects
Cannes: Jolie’s Directing Debut Goes to FilmDistrict, Which Also Buys Looper, Starring Willis
Cannes Update: Sony Pictures Classics Buys Israeli Footnote, Wettest County in Play
Cannes News: FilmDistrict Buys Romantic Comedy Playing the Field, Starring Butler and Biel
The Dallas Buyers Club Joins the Cannes Selling Fray

The Features

Cannes Review: Tree of Life Lures Packed House, Oscar-Worthy Pitt Speaks for Missing Director Malick
Cannes Video: Hamm and Westfeldt Talk Friends with Kids
Cannes Review: Why is Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides in Fest?
Sony Pictures Classics’ Barker and Bernard: Kings of the Croisette
Midnight in Paris Reviews: “Second Tier Woody, Amiable Amuse-Bouche, Gorgeous Kick-off to Cannes”
Cannes Market: Buyers vs. Sellers; Schamus Talks Focus Buys; Wachowskis Hit Croisette
Woody Allen Talks Breaking Out with Cannes Hit Midnight in Paris: “Hey, Did You See Gertrude Stein?”

Next page: Cannes coverage from The Playlist and Shadow and Act.

The Playlist

The Reviews

“Le Havre”
“Hors Satan”
“The Tree of Life”
“The Snow of Kilimanjaro”
“The Kid With the Bike”
“Wu Xia”
“Miss Bala”
“Margin Call”
“Hard Labor”
“Habemus Papam”
“We Need to Talk About Kevin”
“Sleeping Beauty”
“Midnight in Paris”

Shadow and Act

Cannes 2011 – Watch 2 Cips From “Ingenious Thievery” Entry “Play”
Cannes 2011 – Watch 4 Cips From Magical Realist Entry “Blue Bird”
A Brief History Of African Films At The Cannes Film Festival

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