Cannes Directors Fortnight Lineup Made Up of Films With Half Women folks Directors

The lineup for the Cannes Directors Fortnight became published on Tuesday, that comprises fresh films by Clio Barnard, Joanna Hogg and Alice Rohrwacher. Of the 24 films chosen for the lineup, precisely half featured at the least one girl director.

The 12 of 24 films in the Cannes Directors Fortnight, which is the just arm of the Cannes Film Competition kicking off next month, dwarfs the sequence of female administrators in the Cannes major opponents lineup, whereby finest four of the 24 chosen movies had been directed by females. On the assorted hand, a pair of of the flicks for the Directors Fortnight feature females as co-administrators, so 12 of 29 of the total administrators are females.

The Directors Fortnight will host a a style of screening of Hogg’s “The Keepsake Part 1,” as “Part 2” will be taking part in in opponents. Other essential films consist of “A Night of Animated Nothing,” the first feature by actress Payal Kapadia, and “Hit the Avenue,” any other debut feature by Panah Panahi, who is the son of Iranian auteur Jafar Panahi. Clio Barnard, who broke out with “The Arbor” and obtained a prize at Cannes with her 2013 movie “The Selfish Wide,” can also be returning with a brand fresh movie known as “Ali & Ava.”

The Directors Fortnight opening night movie will be “Between Two Worlds” by Emmanuel Carrère, and the closing night movie will be “Our Men” by Rachel Lang. The competition will even host a screening of Frederick Wiseman’s documentary “Monrovia, Indiana.”

Paolo Moretti led the option committee for the competition, which is going to be in its 53rd version. The Cannes Directors Fortnight will bustle from July 7 to 17. Test out the elephantine lineup right here and below:


A Chiara by Jonas Carpignano


A Night of Animated Nothing by Payal Kapadia

1h30 – First feature movie

Ali & Ava by Clio Barnard


Clara Sola by Nathalie Álvarez Mesen

1h48 – First feature movie

De bas étage (A Brighter Day after recently) by Yassine Qnia

1h26 – First feature movie

Diários de Otsoga  (Journal de Tûoa, The Tsugua Diariesby Miguel Gomes and Maureen Fazendeiro


El empleado y el patron (L’Employeur et l’Employé, The Employer and the Employee) by Manuel Nieto Zas


Entre les vagues (The Braves) by Anaïs Volpé


Europa by Haider Rashid

1h15 – First feature movie

Futura by Pietro Marcello, Francesco Munzi and Alice Rohrwacher


Întregalde by Radu Muntean


Jadde khaki (Hit the Avenue) by Panah Panahi

1h33 – First feature movie

Les Magnétiques (Magnetic Beats) by Vincent Maël Cardona

1h38 – First feature movie

Luaneshat e kodrës (La Colline où rugissent les lionnes, The Hill where Lionesses Yowl) by Luàna Bajrami

1h23 – First feature movie

Medusa by Anita Rocha da Silveira


Mon légionnaire (Our Men) by Rachel Lang

1h46 – Closing movie

Murina by Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović

1h32 – First feature movie

Neptune Frost by Saul Williams and Anisia Uzeyman


Ouistreham (Between Two Worlds) by Emmanuel Carrère

1h47 – Opening movie

Re Granchio (La Légende du Roi Crabe, The Story of King Crab) by Alessio Rigo de Righi and Matteo Zoppis


Retour à Reims (Fragments) – (Returning to Reims (Fragments)) by Jean-Gabriel Périot


The Keepsake Part II by Joanna Hogg


Yong an zhen gu shi ji (Ripples of Existence) by Shujun Wei


البحر أمامكم (Face à la mer, The Sea Forward) by Ely Dagher

1h56 – First feature movie


The Keepsake Part I by Joanna Hogg



Anxious Body by Yoriko Mizushiri

6 min

El Espacio sideral (The Sidereal Deliver) by Sebastián Schjaer

17 min

Simone est partie (Simone Is Gone) by Mathilde Chavanne

21 min

Sycorax by Lois Patiño and Matías Piñeiro

20 min

The Parents’ Room (La Chambre des other folks) by Diego Marcon

11 min 

The Vandal by Eddie Alcazar

15 min

The Windshield Wiper by Alberto Mielgo

14 min

Prepare All once more by Peter Tscherkassky

20 min 

When Night Meets Morning time (Quand la Nuit rencontre l’Aube) by Andreea Cristina Borțun

20 min 


Monrovia, Indiana by Frederick Wiseman


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