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  • Cannes’ Standout ‘Girlhood’ Coming to U.S. Theaters in Early 2015

    Jun 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to Celine Sciamma’s “Girlhood,” the opening night film at the Director’s Fortnight at the Cannes Film Festival, reports Variety. The film centers on a 16 year-old-girl, played by Karidja Toure, as she seeks her path in life amidst a “girl gang” in the northwest area of Paris. Oppressed […]

  • Tarantino Mulls Incorporating Unused ‘Django’ Footage Into Cable Miniseries

    May 23, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *“Django Unchained” director Quentin Tarantino says he has 90 minutes of unused footage from the movie that he’s thinking of adding to the original film and presenting as a new four-part miniseries for cable. The filmmaker mulled the idea during his Cannes press conference celebrating the 20th anniversary of “Pulp Fiction,” which won the Palme d’Or […]

  • Justin Bieber Raps Tupac’s ‘Dear Mama’ in Cannes (Watch)

    May 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Tupac must be rolling over in his grave. The late rapper’s classic track “Dear Mama” was playing at the Gotha Club in Cannes when someone handed the mic to Justin Bieber, who is in town to take in the Cannes Film Festival. Flanked by Rick Ross, the 20-year-old singer rapped along with the track. Watch […]

  • Nas Documentary ‘Time is Illmatic’ a Hot Seller at Cannes

    May 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *“Time is Illmatic,” a music documentary on Queensbridge rapper Nas, has been a hot seller at the Cannes film market, with sales group Submarine closing deals for most of Europe along with Japan and Australia. Tribeca Film Enterprises recently picked up the documentary for North America. No word yet on when it will put the […]

  • Rosario Dawson’s Latest Film ‘The Captive’ Booed at Cannes

    May 19, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *“The Captive” – director Atom Egoyan’s tale about a kidnapped child and its effect on her grieving parents – got straight up booed during its premiere at Cannes over the weekend. Matthew (Ryan Reynolds) and Tina (Mireille Enos) are the parents of 9-year-old Cass (Peyton Kennedy), who disappeared after her dad left her in his pickup […]

  • Oscar Generale Hosts Exclusive Bash w/PuertoAzul at Cannes 2014

    May 17, 14 by LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby Leave a comment

    *International branding icon Oscar Generale and Domenico Giannini have partnered for the “PUERTOAZUL EXPERIENCE” which promises to be one of the most exclusive events of the upcoming Cannes Film Festival. Renown co-hosts of the event include vocalist Andrea Bocelli, acclaimed actor John Travolta, super model Heidi Klum, actress Kelly Preston, plus Academy Award Winners Adrien […]