Festival de Cannes picks two Canucks

La nuit, elles dansent will screen in the Director's Fortnight, while Ce n'est rien unspools in the Short Film Competition.
La nuit, elles dansent

The annual Festival de Cannes has announced the line-up for the 64th installment of the highly-anticipated event, and two Canadians have made the cut.

In the Special Screenings category of the Director’s Fortnight, Isabelle Lavigne and Stéphane Thibault will be offering their 85-minutes La nuit, elles dansent (At Night, They Dance). The feature documentary is produced by Les Films du Tricycle and is distributed by Les Films du 3 mars.

In the Short Film Competition, Nicolas Roy will screen Ce n’est rien (It’s Nothing), one of nine films in the category. The short is produced by Voyous Films.