Films of the Week: Cannes Week 2 – Russian Stories

Little Moscow on the Croisette: Kantemir Balagov’s Closeness, Andrei Zvyagintsev’s Loveless, and Sergei Loznitsa’s A Gentle Creature stood out at the French fest
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Cannes Report #5: Ozon, Iñarritu Goes VR, and Ranking Cannes

Up close and personal: L’Amant double, Carne y Arena (Virtually Present, Physically Available), and restorations of cinematic classics weren’t afraid to bare it all
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Cannes Interview: Laurent Cantet

Creative writing: the director of the Palme d’Or winner The Class discusses the casting and genesis of his latest, The Workshop
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Cannes Dispatch: Hip to Be Square

Portrait of the artist: Ruben Östlund’s The Square and Michel Hazanavicius’s Redoubtable sought to satirize the self-seriousness of the art and film worlds, respectively, with mixed success
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