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Coen brothers' 'Llewyn Davis' serenadesCoen brothers' 'Llewyn Davis' serenades CannesNOLA.comThe Coens have been frequent visitors to Cannes, where they won the prestigious Palme d'Or in 1991 from a jury presided over by Roman Polanski. They're in the hunt again this year, with Steven Spielberg serving as jury president. Note: Jake Coyle of ...and more »
Posted on 20 May 2013 | 4:28 am
Amalric plays a Frenchman in America inAmalric plays a Frenchman in America in 'Jimmy P'WNCTThis year he's in two - "Jimmy P." and Roman Polanski's "Venus in Fur." He says he enjoyed his time as a fish out of water filming in the U.S. "Jimmy P." was shot in Monroe, Michigan, a place Amalric remembers with a shudder of Gallic horror: "There ...and more »
Posted on 20 May 2013 | 4:02 am
'Seduced and Abandoned' Director JamesHollywood Reporter'Seduced and Abandoned' Director James Toback on Turning the Cameras on ...Hollywood ReporterWe also had a very nice apartment on the Croisette, which we used for conversations with Roman Polanski and several others. We got interviews with Scorsese, Bertolucci. Jessica Chastain and Francis Ford Coppola were terrific. Also Avi Lerner, Mark ...'Seduced and Abandoned' (2013) Movie Review - Cannes Film FestivalRopeofSilicon.com (blog)Cannes Film Review: 'Seduced and Abandoned'VarietyCannes Review: 'Seduced And Abandoned' Enjoyably Explores The Surreal ...Indie Wire (blog)all 12 news articles »
Posted on 19 May 2013 | 9:02 pm
Cannes Film Festival 2013: Jackie StewartThe IndependentCannes Film Festival 2013: Jackie Stewart backs Roman Polanski, saying: 'He ...The IndependentSir Jackie Stewart has defended his long-standing friendship with Roman Polanski ahead of the controversial director's appearance at the Cannes Film Festival this week. In an interview with The Independent, the Scottish Formula One racing champion told ...
Posted on 19 May 2013 | 12:58 pm
Sex still a seller on the Croisette - TheThe Sunday TimesSex still a seller on the CroisetteThe AustralianDirector Roman Polanski has cast his wife, Emmanuelle Seigner, in Venus in Fur, a comedy whose focus is sadomasochism. Seigner plays an actress doing her utmost to please a director while auditioning for a role in a production about a classic novel of ...Every which way they Cannes: festival brims with explicit filmsThe Sunday Timesall 2 news articles »
Posted on 19 May 2013 | 7:07 am
Cannes Film Festival 2013: Jackie Stewart“I don’t think you ever should turn your back on a friend,” Stewart said ... was living in London in the late 1960s with his then wife, the American actress Sharon Tate. Polanski occasionally used to watch Stewart race. Stewart had dinner with ...
Posted on 19 May 2013 | 6:00 pm
Cannes Check 2013: Roman Polanski's 'Venus(Welcome to Cannes Check, your annual guide through the 20 films in Competition at this month's Cannes Film Festival, which kicks off on May 15. Taking on a different selection every day, we'll be examining what they're about, who's involved and what their ...
Posted on 14 May 2013 | 4:52 pm
Cannes: HBO Takes Alec Baldwin/James TobackFrancis Ford Coppola, Jessica Chastain and Ryan Gosling, among others. The film. from Michael Mailer Films, was produced by Michael Mailer, Baldwin and Toback and exec produced by Morris Levy, Alan Helene, Larry Herbert and Neal Schneider. The deal was ...
Posted on 13 May 2013 | 3:09 am
Countdown To Cannes: Roman PolanskiBackground: Polish-French; born Paris, France, 1933. Why you should care: While the optics aren’t good for a Venus in Fur Palme win, Polanski is still a renowned filmmaker. On a strictly artistic basis—if you remove the film from the filmmaker—a ...
Posted on 10 May 2013 | 2:31 am
Cannes: New Images From Roman Polanski'sWe're now less than a week away from the Cannes Film Festival rolling out the red carpet, and among the heavy hitters making their way to the Croisette will be none other than Roman Polanski. He's returning with another modest, character-driven, largely ...
Posted on 8 May 2013 | 7:20 am
Cannes Check 2013: Roman PolanskisThe director: Roman Polanski (French-Polish, 79 years old). "Chinatown." "Rosemary's Baby." "Repulsion." "The Pianist." "Knife in the Water." "Tess." Et cetera. The oldest director in Competition, Polanski hardly requires an ...
Posted on 15 May 2013 | 12:18 am
Cannes 2013: First Look at RomanGet a first look at Roman Polanski's Venus in Fur, which is set to play in competition at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival.
Posted on 25 April 2013 | 4:30 pm
Ryan Gosling, James Franco, & RomanAfter months of speculation and close watch as to who would be heading to France come May, an official list has finally arrived. This morning, the line-up for this year's Cannes Film Festival was revealed and yes, we expected ...
Posted on 18 April 2013 | 12:00 am
Thom Mount, Roman Polanski VisitThere was a one-of-a-kind cinematic event on Saturday in San Francisco. Following a screening at the Roxie theater of the 1974 classic Chinatown, director Roman Polanski beamed onto the screen via Skype (at around ...
Posted on 8 April 2013 | 7:40 am
Anticipation builds for RomanDirector Roman Polanski will be interviewed live from Paris via Skype at the Roxie Theater on April 6. Complete details of legendary filmmaker Roman Polanski's Roxie Theater event April 6 in San Francisco remain a bit fuzzy ...
Posted on 28 March 2013 | 10:44 pm