The 75th Venice International Film Festival has begun. Twenty-one films are entered in the competition for the coveted Golden Lion. In recent years, the festival has become a kind of preview for the Academy Awards.
The new artistic director Lili Hinstin is carefully seeking to steer Locarno into different avenues, as is shown in the 2019 program. A number of German filmmakers are there as well.
The 72nd Cannes Film Festival boasts big-name directors from Quentin Tarantino to Pedro Almodovar — plus plenty of fresh faces. Running May 14-25, here's what to look out for during this year's French Riviera film gala.
Alfonso Cuaron's film drama Roma has won the main prize at the Venice Film Festival. The win bolsters the reputation of streaming company Netflix as a major platform for art house cinema.
Jim Jarmusch and Quentin Tarantino got red carpet buzz, but who are the top contenders for the prestigious Palme d'Or award on Saturday? A look at the highlights of this year's film festival.
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