A Word from the Jury

At the press conference tonight, after announcing the winners of this year’s Film Festival, jury president Robert de Niro reminisced that in the past 12 days with his Jury “sometimes we had different tastes but we really enjoyed ourselves. I made some new friends. When you make a film, the drama has to be happening […]

Day 12 & the winners of the Cannes Film Festival 2011 are…

Argh! It’s all come to an end. And the winners of the 64th Cannes Film Festival, as selected by jury president Robert de Niro and his jury (which included Uma Thurman and Jude Law) are: BEST FILM (PALME D’OR) Terrence Malick’s ‘The Tree of Life’ starring Brad Pitt and Sean Penn, which caused the most […]

Day 6 – Brad gets Booed

Oh man. Just seen ‘Tree of Life’ starring Brad Pitt and Sean Penn. Expectations were extremely high for this film. It’s helmed by Terrence Malick, a genius and icon in the movie world. But, argh, just half an hour into the film, he suddenly presented us with a David Attenburgh-esque documentary about the birth of […]