Cannes Film Festival


Slew of Canadian shorts screening in Cannes

A total of 44 homegrown shorts will screen at the Cannes Market and the festival’s Short Film Corner (Jeremy Lutter’s Floodplain pictured).


Cannes programs Vancouver Film School graduating short film

Director Arlein Perez Garcia, producer Lesly Cazares and writer Lynn Sternberger will see their 13 minute movie, Butterfly, screen as part of the Short Film Corner at the prestigious festival.


Rob Ramsay, Julian Richings and Lisa Ray find Boy Toy with Suki Films

The trio are reuniting after starring in Craig Goodwill’s short film Patch Town, on which the upcoming feature is based.


Indie Raven Banner options Craig Davidson’s The Fighter for screen adaptation

The deal follows Jacques Audiard’s Rust & Bone, starring Marion Cotillard and based on Davidson’s short story collection, bowing at the Cannes Film Festival.


Canadians make strong showing on Cannes festival lineup

David and son Brandon Cronenberg, Xavier Dolan and Chloe Robichaud are in the heat of the competition at the 65th Cannes Film Festival.


Chloe Robichaud’s Herd Leader to represent Canada at Cannes

The Quebec filmmaker’s 13-minute short film, one of 10 selections in the category, will compete for the 2012 Short Film Palme d’Or in May in France.