Articles by: Nadine Zylberberg

The Art and Politics of Cannes: Implications of the film festival’s top honor

Twelve days and twenty in-competition films later, the Steven Spielberg-led jury at the Cannes Film Festival awarded Abdellatif Kechiche’s Blue is the Warmest Color the much-anticipated Palme d’Or, the festival’s highest honor. While the past two years have seen more easily predicted winners — Terrence Malick’s Tree of Life and Michel Hazanavicius’s The Artist — this year’s selection provided a cliffhanger of sorts, with films like the Coen brothers’ Inside Llewyn Davis (which was awarded[Read More…]