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Alex Ritman

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Cannes: Topless Protester Disrupts ‘Three Thousand Years of Longing’ Red Carpet

The woman was removed after security guards covered her with a coat.

Cannes: Neon Nabs Alice Rohrwacher’s ‘La Chimera,’ Starring Josh O’Connor, Isabella Rossellini

The film, set in the clandestine world of tomb robbers and currently in production, is being sold by The Match Factory.

Benedict Cumberbatch to Lead Peasants’ Revolt for Paul Greengrass Period Drama ‘The Hood’

FilmNation and CAA Media Finance are shopping the project in Cannes.

‘The Crow’ Director Alex Proyas Prepping $35M Horror-Thriller ‘Sister Darkness’

The upcoming feature, the first under a partnership with U.K.-based 108 Media and being sold in Cannes, marks Proyas' return to his indie roots.

Cannes: Jeremy Strong Says World of ‘Succession’ Can Be Traced Back to Events in ‘Armageddon Time’

James Gray's semi-autobiographical film had its world premiere at the festival Thursday night.

‘War Pony’: The 7-Year Journey Behind Riley Keough and Gina Gammell’s Indigenous Lakota Story

Having made lifelong friends in South Dakota's Pine Ridge Reservation when shooting 'American Honey,' Keough returned year after year with Gammell and eventually began crafting a unique and collaborative film with local writers Franklin Sioux Bob and Bill Reddy, as well as producers Willi White and Pte Cante Win Poor Bear.

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Star Sylvia Hoeks Joins ‘Berlin Nobody’ as Protagonist Closes Key Sales (Exclusive)

Hoeks joins Eric Bana and Kiernan Shipka in the thriller from director Jordan Scott and produced by her father Ridley Scott.

Alicia Vikander on 10 Years Since Her ‘A Royal Affair’ Breakout, Moving Back to TV With ‘Irma Vep’

The Oscar-winning Swedish actress returns to Cannes with her first TV role since her days on Swedish soap operas.

Blue Fox Acquires Virginie Efira-Starring French Hit ‘Waiting for Bojangles’ for U.S. (Exclusive)

The StudioCanal film released in January 2022 in France and has earned $4.4 million to date.

Stephen Lang, Nick Cassavetes, Diego Tinoco Join Aaron Eckhart Thriller ‘Muzzle’ (Exclusive)

Being sold by Highland Film Group in Cannes, the movie follows an LAPD K-9 officer who uncovers a vast conspiracy that has a chokehold on L.A.

Tom Cruise and ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Touch Down in Cannes With Fighter Jets, Surprise Palme d’Or

The superstar was treated to a hero's welcome complete with eight fighter jets (and smoke dyed to match the colors of the French flag) and a surprise Palme d'Or.