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Predicting Cannes: 20 Films That Might Make the Cut

With the 2022 edition of the Berlinale having drawn to a close and — due to its omicron-impacted, scaled-back nature — perhaps not providing the sort of film fest buzz many had hoped for, eyes are now turning towards Cannes as an opportunity to finally fire up the all-star, post-pandemic big guns. Organizers are currently […]

Daniel Gimenez Cacho, Griselda Siciliani to Star in Alejandro G. Inarritu’s ‘Bardo’

Daniel Gimenez Cacho and Griselda Siciliani nabbed the leading roles for Bardo, the latest movie from The Revenant director Alejandro G. Iñárritu. The Mexican feature, also known as False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths, has just wrapped production in Mexico City. The nostalgic comedy set against an epic journey comes two decades after Iñárritu […]

Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro G. Inarritu Launch Fund to Support Film Industry Workers Amid Pandemic

Oscar-winning Mexican directors Guillermo del Toro and Alejandro González Iñárritu joined actress Salma Hayek to set up a fund to help support movie industry workers out of work due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Spike Lee Named Cannes Film Festival Jury President

Spike Lee has been named the head of this year's Cannes Film Festival jury, overseeing the official selection competition at the 73rd edition of the event.

Alejandro González Iñárritu to be Honored at Sarajevo Film Festival

Four time Oscar-winning Mexican director Alejandro González Iñárritu is to receive the Sarajevo Film Festival's highest award at next month's 25th edition.

Hollywood Flashback: Cannes Jury President Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s ‘Babel’ Dazzled in 2006

Though his $25 million drama 'Babel' didn't win the Palme d'Or at Cannes in 2006, helmer Alejandro G. Iñárritu did win the best director award.

Cannes Diary: Trump and the Undead Collide on the Croisette

From Jim Jarmusch’s politically charged comedy 'The Dead Don’t Die,' which opened the fest, to jury head Alejandro González Iñárritu slamming U.S. immigration policy, anti-Trump sentiment loomed large on the Cannes film festival’s first day.

Cannes Jury Tackles Netflix, Women Directors and the Buzz of the Festival

In a year when Netflix is still not allowed to compete at the Cannes Film Festival, jury president Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu affirmed the importance of theatrical exhibition at the jury press conference, saying: "The state of cinema is very powerful."

Steve Golin, Oscar-Winning ‘Spotlight’ Producer and Founder of Anonymous Content, Dies at 64

Steve Golin, the Oscar-winning producer behind 'Spotlight' and the founder of management powerhouse Anonymous Content, has died. He was 64.

Toronto Film Fest Promotes Programmer to Battle Venice

Diana Sanchez, the festival's Spanish-language film picker, should help TIFF wrest more world premieres for Oscar contenders away from the Lido.

Cannes: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu Named Jury President

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu has been named the head of this year's Cannes Film Festival jury, overseeing the Official Selection competition at the 72nd edition of the fest. The appointment of the three-time Oscar winner marks the first time a Mexican artist has headed up the jury.

Netflix to Produce 50 Projects in Mexico

Netflix is expanding big time in Mexico, where it is set to produce 50 TV shows and films over the next two years. In terms of sheer production volume, that makes the country Netflix's top international territory.