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‘Mektoub, My Love: Intermezzo’: Film Review | Cannes 2019

Abdellatif Kechiche, who won the Palme d'Or for 2013's 'Blue Is the Warmest Color,' returns to Cannes with 'Mektoub, Love: Intermezzo,' a follow-up to his 2017 Venice competition film 'Mektoub My Love: Canto Uno.'

Critics’ Conversation: In a Year of Unease, French Cinema Failed to Engage

THR's Paris-based critics ponder the best, worst and most baffling of French cinema in a year that ended with upheaval but failed to produce many films that meaningfully reflected the national mood.

‘Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno’: Film Review | Venice 2017

'Mektoub My Love: Canto Uno,' from French-Tunisian filmmaker Abdellatif Kechiche, is his first film after his Cannes Palme d'Or title 'Blue Is the Warmest Color.'

Director Abdellatif Kechiche: Why I’m Selling My Palme d’Or (Exclusive)

The director of 'Blue Is the Warmest Color' explains his decision to sell off his trophy, and art works from the film, to finance his new movie.

‘Blue Is the Warmest Color’ Director to Auction Off Palme d’Or to Pay for New Film (Exclusive)

Abdellatif Kechiche also will sell several oil paintings featured in the 2013 Cannes winner to finish postproduction on his upcoming 'Mektoub, My Love.'

European Film Awards: ‘The Great Beauty’ Takes Top Prize

Italy's Oscar candidate takes best film, actor and director trophies while Cannes winner "Blue Is the Warmest Color" is snubbed.

Oscars: Why Sex Isn’t ‘Blue Is the Warmest Color’s’ Only Problem (Analysis)

The Palme d'Or winner is challenging the Academy's squeamishness — but it's a tough year for a potential rookie best actress, as well.

Ventana Sur Film Market Begins Dec. 3 in Buenos Aires

Sponsored by Cannes' Marche du Film, the biggest LatAm film market's fifth edition features a new genre film sidebar, the European Film Week, and a Primer Corte competition for unfinished LatAm pics.

‘Milk’ Creators to Attend Russian LGBT Fest Despite Disruptions

Director Gus Van Sant, producer Bruce Cohen and writer Dustin Lance Black say they will be in St. Petersburg despite bomb scares and a controversy tied to a "Blue Is the Warmest Color" screening.

‘Blue is the Warmest Color’ Director: Lea Seydoux ‘Has a Lot to Learn’ (Q&A)

Speaking to THR in Hong Kong, Abdellatif Kechiche, who helmed the Palme d'Or-winning film, also discusses paranoia and his "pseudo-success," saying his career only offers an "illusion" of upward social mobility in France.