The 2023 Cannes Film Festival jury member voiced his support for the ongoing Writers Guild of America strike during the opening night of the festival.
The film opens the 2023 Cannes Film Festival out of competition — meaning, as a juror, Larson is not required to see it anyway.
"If you thought that it’s a festival for rapists, you wouldn’t be here listening to me, you would not be complaining that you can’t get tickets to get into screenings," Cannes director Fremaux said.
"Critics in Cannes can be harsh," the two-time Palme d'Or winner and 2023 festival jury president said.
The 2024 Sundance Film Festival will run from January 18 to 28 in Park City, Utah under new festival director Eugene Hernandez.
Two-time Palme d'Or winner Östlund will preside over jurors including Denis Ménochet and Damián Szifrón at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival.
Nicole Holofcener, Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, and Jenny Han will be celebrated in the Screenwriters Tribute, while Pixar's "Elemental" will be among the opening day screenings.
And of course the already announced "Killers of the Flower Moon," which will screen Out of Competition.
The Gulf Coast gathering is a prime way for anyone in the Southeast to familiarize themselves with buzzy titles that'll be talked about all year long.
See who won big at the first in-person Sundance since 2020.
This year's festival features a majority of films directed by female, BIPOC, and LGBTQ+ filmmakers.
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