cannes film festival

Wakolda

Wakolda (2014)

Based on the true story featured in Lucía Puenzo’s novel of the same name, Wakolda forgoes the easily accessible blatancy of Nazi villainy in…

Mommy

Cannes 2014: Mommy

There’s no stopping Xavier Dolan. Where many other filmmakers flit from one genre to the next, masking inconsistency with the desire to experiment, the…

Cannes Day Six

Cannes 2014 Journal: Day Six

Cannes has turned magnificently shitty today, pouring down with rain and lashing wet winds all day. Just when you thought it’s all perpetual sunshine…

Cannes Film Festival Day Three

Cannes 2014 Journal: Day Three

I haven’t missed a press film screening in Cannes so far (despite of my lowest-of-the-low shit-coloured badge), thanks to the majestic 2,000+ seating capacity…