Our sources close to the festival have stated that 12 titles are being played for participation in these hours. They are very big names, and there are also many golden palms out there, so it is very easy to imagine some of them that they would easily go into the selection and the doubt about them was only if they were going to finish the movie in time or not. Others, on the other hand, are complete surprises.
They are very favorite, because It was Like all festivals, it has a very strong connection with those who granted it, and it doesn’t part with them almost without reason. Often even no matter what movies they directed, as long as they finish them in time. He should have done it then RMN from Christian Mungiu, the story of a country in Transylvania driven by an extreme xenophobia. There must be Hirokazu Kuri Ida With mediatora korean drama with a story very similar to his family business (Two men take a baby from the baby boxes where the abandoned babies were left.) How should it be Robert Ostlund With sadness triangle And the inevitable brothers Darden (who seems to have narrowly finished the movie) with Tori and Lukita The link between two refugees.
Excitingly, it looks like there are two Italians in the race. The first is a name that has been around for several months, which is Emmanuel Criales With a drama set in Rome in the seventies of the last century, the protagonist Penelope Cruztitled Magnitude. He was the safest and instead in the last hour he seemed the most suspicious. The second surprise is Mario Marton that after I’m laughing here In Venice can be in Cannes with nostalgiaFilm based on a novel by Ermanno Ria championship Pier Francesco Favino (which was already in competition with the traitor from the spectator).
As it turns out from the movie’s first poster release, it’s very (for a while) ready and ready to be picked up with open arms future crimes from David Cronenberg With Kristen Stewart, Lea Seydoux And Viggo Mortensen. But he’s also in the runoff for a seat park chan wook with him Decision to leave In the run-off for a seat (this was the last time in competition in 2016 with the maid).
After winning the Camera d’Or in 2018 with girlAnd Lucas Donut ready to come back with Close. Ali Abbasi (The director who appeared in Cannes with Borders – Creatures of Borders) could bring his thriller in Iran (but was filmed in Jordan) Holy spiderthe same goes for boy from heaven from Tariq Saleh And the new movie Said Restai.
In the end Jessica Woodworth can bring Castle adaptation Tatar desert from Dino BuzzatiFilmed in black and white and set in Sicily. Production mainly includes Belgium but also Italy, Armenia, Bulgaria and the Netherlands.
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