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Cannes: ‘One Cut of the Dead’ Co-Creator Ryoichi Wada to Produce Anime Series ‘Ninja Masx’ (Exclusive)

The project was unveiled along with a new partnership between Labid Aziz’s PoC Studios and media and technology collective SOLIS.

Kevin Spacey Film Producers Respond to U.K. Sexual Assault Charges: “There Are Those Who Wish for Him Not to Act”

The Oscar winner stars in the already completed mystery thriller 'Peter Five Eight' that was being shopped at the Cannes market this week.

Cannes: Japanese Master Hirokazu Kore-eda Discusses the Creation of His ‘Shoplifters’ Companion Feature ‘Broker’

After winning the Palme d'Or in 2018, the Japanese auteur is back in competition with his first all-Korean feature, starring 'Parasite' lead Song Kang-ho, Doona Bae and K-pop superstar IU.

Comedian James Acaster’s Takedown of Ricky Gervais Trends Following Anti-Trans Netflix Special

A clip from Acaster’s 2019 show 'Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999' that mocks "edgy" comedians punching down has resurfaced on social media.

New Zealand Leader Jacinda Ardern Talks Gun Control on ‘Late Show’: “We Saw Something That Wasn’t Right and We Acted on It”

Ardern spoke about the country's response to the 2019 Christchurch mosque massacre when a gunman murdered 51 people.

Cannes: Neon Nabs Social Satire ‘Triangle of Sadness’ for North America

'The Square' director Ruben Östlund's latest film is competing for this year's Palme d'Or.

Cannes: Doona Bae Thinks She’s Boring, But We Respectfully Disagree

In Cannes with two titles this year — Hirozaku Kore-eda’s 'Broker' and July Jung’s 'Next Sohee' — the actress reflects on her varied career, her role in the global success of Korean content and why she still loves acting: “Being in front of the camera is the thing that makes me feel most alive”

Cannes: John Travolta Action-Thriller ‘American Metal’ Acquired by Saban

Stephen Dorff, Shiloh Fernandez, Ashley Benson and Kevin Dillon also star in the film, about a family man who finds himself hunted by both the police and the mafia.

Cannes Hidden Gem: Moral Outrage Meets Thriller Tragedy in ‘Next Sohee’

July Jung’s drama follows a young woman driven to suicide by a relentless work environment and an outraged investigator trying to get to the bottom of what happened.

Cannes: Inside Rithy Panh’s Clash With TikTok Over Competition Jury Independence

The Cambodian auteur briefly resigned as jury head of the #TikTokShortFilm competition after execs from the social media giant intervened in the jury’s selections and even tried to replace some of the winners: "They need to know that an artistic jury is a jury — not an algorithm."

Inside China’s Conspicuous Absence From Cannes

While ongoing COVID lockdowns have almost certainly played a role in the country’s muted presence this year, insiders say the decision last year to screen a doc about pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong led Beijing to unofficially bar fest attendance.

Rithy Panh Resigns From Cannes’ TikTok Short Film Jury Citing Lack of Artistic Independence (Exclusive)

"After a persistent disagreement over the independence and sovereignty of the jury for the TikTok Short Film Festival, I have decided to step down from my position as president of that jury," Panh said in an email.