June 21, 2009

Cannes 2009

Presumably, many of these films will have their North American premieres at TIFF. Links and invaluable research all courtesy of David Hudson at IFC's The Daily.


"Antichrist" (Lars von Trier).
"Bright Star" (Jane Campion).
"Broken Embraces" (Pedro Almodóvar).
"Enter the Void" (Gaspar Noé).
"Face" (Tsai Ming-Liang).
"Fish Tank" (Andrea Arnold).
"In the Beginning" (Xavier Giannoli).
"Inglourious Basterds" (Quentin Tarantino).
"Kinatay" (Brillante Mendoza).
"Looking for Eric" (Ken Loach).
"Map of the Sounds of Tokyo" (Isabel Coixet).
"A Prophet" (Jacques Audiard).
"Spring Fever" (Lou Ye).
"Taking Woodstock" (Ang Lee).
"Thirst" (Park Chan-wook).
"The Time That Remains" (Elia Suleiman).
"Vengeance" (Johnnie To).
"Vincere" (Marco Bellocchio).
"The White Ribbon" (Michael Haneke).
"Wild Grass" (Alain Resnais).

Un Certain Regard

"Adrift" (Heitor Dhalia).
"Air Doll" (Hirokazu Kore-eda).
"Dogtooth" (Yorgos Lanthimos).
"Eyes Wide Open" (Haim Tabakman).
"Father of My Children" (Mia Hansen-Løve).
"Independencia" (Raya Martin).
"Irène" (Alain Cavalier).
"Mother" (Bong Joon-ho).
"No One Knows About the Persion Cats" (Bahman Ghobadi).
"Nymph" (Pen-Ek Ratanaruang).
"Police, Adjective" (Corneliu Proumboiu).
"Precious" (Lee Daniels).
"The Silent Army" (Jean van de Velde).
"Tale in the Darkness" (Nikolay Khomeriki).
"Tales From the Golden Age" (Hanno Höfer, Razvan Marculescu, Cristian Mungiu, Constantin Popescu and Ioana Uricaru).
"To Die Like a Man" (João Pedro Rodrigues).
"Tomorrow at Dawn" (Denis Dercourt).
"Tzar" (Pavel Lounguine).
"The Wind Journeys" (Ciro Guerra).

Out of Competition

"Agora" (Alejandro Amenabar).
"The Army of Crime" (Robert Guédiguian).
"Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky" (Jan Kounen).
"Don't Look Back" (Marina de Van).
"Drag Me to Hell" (Sam Raimi).
"The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" (Terry Gilliam).
"A Town Called Panic" (Stéphane Aubier and Vincent Patar).
"Up" (Peter Docter).

Special Screenings

"Ashes and Blood" (Fanny Ardant).
"A Brand New Life" (Ounie Lecomte).
"Jaffa" (Keren Yedaya).
"Manila" (Adolfo Alix and Raya Martin).
"My Neighbor, My Killer" (Anne Aghion).
"Petition" (Zhao Liang).
"Tell Me Who You Are" (Souleymane Cissé).
"The Thorn in the Heart" (Michel Gondry).