As we already know, the Cannes Film Festival opens in France on May 16th, and a documentary about the world’s waste will get a special screening.
All in all, there are seven new movies added to the official line-up, as following:
Trashed, by British director Candida Brady; Australian director Wayne Blair‘s The Sapphires, a musical about an Australian aboriginal singing group, joins the midnight movies roster along with Franck Khalfoun‘s Franco-American horror remake Maniac; Organizers also added three films Monday to the festival’s Un Certain Regard sidebar – Djeca, by Aida Begic from Bosnia-Herzegovina; Renoir, by France’s Gilles Bourdos; and Gimme the Loot, Adam Leon‘s film about Bronx graffiti artists.
The Cannes lineup also includes Final Cut, a montage film produced by Hungarian auteur Bela Tarr.
Also, final decision for the jury presided by Italian filmmaker Nanni Moretti is:
German actress Diane Kruger, British actor Ewan McGregor, fashion designer Jean-Paul Gaultier, The Descendants director Alexander Payne, Palestinian actress Hiam Abbass, British writer Andrea Arnold, French actress Emanuelle Devos and Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck.