As expected, the Cannes Film Festival has added several additions to its lineup for the 74th edition which will take place from July 6 to 17. Among the major novelties, the latest by Gaspar Noé and Ari Folman, as well as a film-concert with Bill Murray who will be present at Cannes.
that of Noah Vortex, with Dario Argento, Françoise Lebrun and Alex Lutz will be on the program of the new Cannes Première section. It is a quasi-documentary on the last years of a loving couple suffering from senility.
Waltz with Bachir filmmaker Folman is back with Where’s Anne Frank?, a contemporary and lively story that begins more than 70 years after the publication of Anne Frank’s Diary, and brings her imaginary friend, Kitty, to life. The film will take place in the Out of Competition component.
Added to Un Certain Regard, Yohan Manca My brothers and me, a first feature film about a young boy who dreams of becoming Pavarotti.
Midnight screenings now include the musical Tralala by Arnaud and Jean-Marie Larrieu and with Mathieu Amalric, Mélanie Thierry, Bertrand Belin, Maïwenn, Josianne Balasko and Denis Lavant; and Supreme by Audrey Estrougo on the advent of hip-hop culture in France at the end of the 80s.
Special Screenings will bring Bill Murray to Cannes for New worlds, cradle of a civilization by Andrew Muscato. Set at a concert given by Murray and three musicians on a summer evening in Athens, the film, according to Cannes, is “filled with what we love about Bill Murray, what we love about music, from Bach to Astor Piazzolla, filled with a desire for literature, culture and this desire to find oneself after the dark clouds of the global epidemic.
The first feature films are also added to the special screenings Mi Iubita, My Love by Noémie Merlant; The Heroics by Maxime Roy; and are you alone tonight? by Wen Shipei.