Festival de Cannes 70: Union Pacific, 1939 / 2002

A sunny shout-out to 70 winners at the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the 70th event which is just around the corner – in no particular order. Oh Cannes Film Festival, how we miss you. More so around this time of year, when the Oscars and its end trails are not a long enough distant […]

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Festival de Cannes 70: Brenda Blethyn, 1996

A sunny shout-out to 70 winners at the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the 70th event which is just around the corner – in no particular order. What a wreck Cynthia is, you might note while watching Mike Leigh’s Secrets & Lies. Bleak and uncompromising, yes of course, this film is, but Brenda Blethyn carries […]

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Festival de Cannes 70: The Tree of Life, 2011

A sunny shout-out to 70 winners at the Cannes Film Festival to celebrate the 70th event which is just around the corner – in no particular order. A movie that divides audiences is a movie worth debating. In Cannes in 2011 Terrence Malick‘s The Tree of Life, an enigmatic motion picture experience, was received with […]

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