Cannes Film Festival 2018

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The House That Jack Built The House That Jack Built
The House That Jack Built and Sink Or Swim
The House That Jack Built (Country: Denmark, France, Germany, Sweden; Year: 2018; Director: Lars von Trier; Writer: Lars von Trier; Stars: Riley Keough, Jeremy Davies, Uma Thurman, Matt Dillon, Ed Speleers, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Bruno Ganz, Sofie Gråbøl, David Bailie, Ji-tae Yu, Osy Ikhile, Marijana Jankovic, Christian Arnold, Jerker Fahlström, Robert G. Slade)
A serial killer's life story is told through the murders that defined him.
The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (Country: Spain, UK, France, Portugal; Year: 2018; Director: Terry Gilliam; Writer: Terry Gilliam, Tony Grisoni, based on the book by Miguel de Cervantes y Saavedra; Stars: Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce, Stellan Skarsgård, Olga Kurylenko, Joana Ribeiro, Óscar Jaenada, Jason Watkins, Sergi López, Jordi Mollà, Rossy de Palma, William Miller, Paloma Bloyd, Viveka Rytzner, Bruno Sevilla, Mario Tardón)
A cynical advertising director finds himself trapped in the outrageous delusions of an old Spanish shoe-maker who believes himself to be Don Quixote.
Closing gala
Sink Or Swim (Le Grand Bain) (Country: France; Year: 2017; Director: Gilles Lellouche; Writer: Gilles Lellouche; Stars: Guillaume Canet, Leïla Bekhti, Mathieu Amalric, Virginie Efira, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Benoît Poelvoorde, Marina Fois)
A comedy drama about a male synchronised swimming team.
Solo: A Star Wars Story (Solo) (Country: US; Year: 2018; Director: Ron Howard; Writer: Lawrence Kasdan, based on characters created by George Lucas; Stars: Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Thandie Newton, Woody Harrelson, Donald Glover, Paul Bettany)
Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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