The 65th Festival de Cannes got underway early this morning with a screening of Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom." Expectations are high after the international success of last year's films.
Bearing witness to human rights violations around the world and empowering audience and film subjects alike, the annual Human Rights Watch Film Festival features 16 films from 12 nations.
This year's fest includes emotional docs like "Mama Africa" about musical icon and activist Miriam Makeba, gripping dramas, and incredible experimental pieces. With the theme of "21st Century: The Homecoming" and over a dozen filmmakers in person, this unique event is not to be missed!
The premier French cinema festival in New York opens tonight with "The Intouchables" and really gets going this weekend with a packed slate of provocative films, in-person appearances and the debut of our first-ever sidebar series, Rendez-Vous+!