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‘Butterfly Vision’ (‘Bachennya Metelyka’): Film Review | Cannes 2022

Rita Burkovska stars as a soldier who is captured by the enemy and must cope with post-traumatic stress disorder and more in this timely Ukrainian feature, which played in Un Certain Regard.

‘Will-o’-the-Wisp’ (‘Fogo-Fatuo’): Film Review | Cannes 2022

Portuguese writer-director João Pedro Rodrigues' queer fantasy sci-fi musical stars Mauro Costa as a royal prince who learns the ways of firefighting from Andre Cabral's hunky hose jockey.

‘Mediterranean Fever’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Winner of the best screenplay award in Cannes' Un Certain Regard strand, Palestinian writer-director Maha Haj's follow up to 'Personal Affairs' stars Amer Hlehel and Ashraf Farah as frenemy neighbors in Haifa.

The Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick 20 Cannes Film Festival Favorites

A Queens-set memory piece from James Gray, a career best from Léa Seydoux, a devastating donkey story and a documentary about surgery that would make Cronenberg blush were among THR film critics' faves from the fest.

‘Pacifiction’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Albert Serra ('Liberté') competes with this noir-tinged story set in contemporary French Polynesia starring Benoît Magimel.

Lukas Dhont’s ‘Close’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

The Belgian director explores the fragile world of childhood bonds in his second feature, starring Eden Dambrine and Gustave De Waele as 13-year-old best friends.

Letitia Wright in ‘The Silent Twins’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Wright and Tamara Lawrance star as June and Jennifer Gibbons, twins who closed the door on the rest of the world with a self-imposed vow of silence but ended up being cruelly served by the judicial system.

‘The Natural History of Destruction’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa ('In the Fog,' 'Donbass') returns to the Croisette with his latest documentary about the bombing of civilian targets during World War II.

The Dardennes’ ‘Tori and Lokita’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

A pair of kids from West Africa watch each other's backs as they try to navigate the Belgian immigration system and a criminal underworld in the Palme d'Or winners' latest.

‘Corsage’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Vicky Krieps stars as Sissi, also known as the Empress Elisabeth of Austria, the latest historic royal woman to get biographical treatment in Austrian writer-director Marie Kreutzer's latest feature.

‘The Stranger’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Joel Edgerton and Sean Harris star in Thomas M. Wright's contemporary true crime-based drama set in Outback Australia about low-level gangsters who are not all they seem.

‘Love According to Dalva’ (‘Dalva’): Film Review | Cannes 2022

An adolescent girl (Zelda Samson) comes to terms with her trauma in Belgian director Emmanuelle Nicot's debut feature.