Friday, 22 April 2016

NEW TITLES ADDED TO CANNES LINEUP INCLUDE FARHADI'S THE SALESMAN


As is fairly common for the festival, a number of extra titles have been added to the lineup for Cannes 2016, due to take place between the 11th and the 22nd of May. Among them are the 21st entry in Official Selection, Asghar Farhadi's The Salesman, and David MacKenzie's Hell or High Water in Un Certain Regard. Also joining the slate are two special screenings - Karim Dridi's Chouf and Gregoire Leprince-Ringuet's La Foret des Quinconces - and one further midnight screening - Jean-Francois Richet's Blood Father. You can check out the updated list of all the films screening in these strands, plus Out of Competition titles, at this link, the Critics' Week lineup here, the Directors' Fortnight lineup here, and the Cannes Classics lineup here.