FESTIVAL DE CANNES

From May 8th to May 19th

Un Certain Regard, Opening Film

DONBASS

Sergei Loznitsa

In the Donbass, a region of Eastern Ukraine, a hybrid war takes place, involving an open armed conflict alongside killings and robberies on a mass scale perpetrated by criminal gangs.
In the Donbass, war is called love, propaganda is uttered as truth, (...)

Un Certain Regard

THE HARVESTERS

Etienne Kallos

South Africa, Free State region, isolated stronghold to the Afrikaans white ethnic minority culture. In this conservative farming territory obsessed with strength and masculinity, Janno is different, secretive, emotionally frail. One day his mother, (...)

Directors’ Fortnight

AMIN

Philippe Faucon

Amin came from Senegal nine years ago to work in France, leaving behind his wife Aïsha and their three children. His work is his life, his friends the men who live with him in the social home. Aïsha sees her husband only once or twice a year, for a week (...)

LOS SILENCIOS

Beatriz Seigner

Nuria, 12, Fabio, 9, and their mother Amparo arrive in a small island in the middle of Amazonia, at the border of Brazil, Colombia and Peru. They ran away from the Colombian armed conflict in which their father disappeared. One day, he reappears in their (...)

Critics’ Week

Sauvage

Camille Vidal-Naquet

Leo is 22 and sells his body on the street for a bit of cash. The men come and go, and he stays right here... longing for love. He doesn’t know what the future will bring. He hits the road. His heart is (...)