Friday May 17
Quality label for Death of a Shadow
The Centre National du Cinema , the French governmental institution supporting, promoting and preserving film productions, has awarded Tom Van Avemaet's short film Death of a Shadow with a 'Prix de Qualite'. Attached to the quality label comes a cash prize worth 5,000 euros, to be divided among the producers and the director of the film.
Cannes: Protagonist, Thunder Road Set Matthias Schoenarts, Noomi Rapace For 'Alive Alone'
EXCLUSIVE : Here's a movie package that should be a hot one at Cannes. Protagonist and Thunder Road have teamed on Alive Alon e, a drama that marks the feature directing debut of Khurram Longi.
Magnificent Seven conquer Croisette
Acting talent from Flanders will be all over the place at this year's Cannes. A staggering seven Flemish actors star in films that are shown in the Fest's Official Selection: Matthias Schoenaerts stars alongside Mila Kunis, Marion Cotillard and Clive Owen in Guillaume Canet's Out of Competition entry Blood Ties .
Borgman selected for Cannes' main competition
Alex van Warmerdam's Borgman is set to screen in Official Competition at this year's 66th Cannes Film Festival .