Cannes Film Festival 2021

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Cow (Country: UK; Year: 2021; Director: Andrea Arnold)
A close-up portrait of the daily lives of two cows.
Deception (Tromperie) (Country: France; Year: 2021; Director: Arnaud Desplechin; Writer: Arnaud Desplechin and Julie Peyr, based on the book by Philip Roth; Stars: Léa Seydoux, Emmanuelle Devos, Miglen Mirtchev, Madalina Constantin)
An American novelist living for a time in London converses with his wife, his mistress, and other female characters he may have dreamed up.
Evolution (Country: Hungary; Year: 2021; Director: Kornél Mundruczo; Writer: Kornél Mundruczo, based on his own play.)
The story of three generations of a family, asking if we repeat the mistakes of those who have gone before us.
Hold Me Tight (Serre-Moi Fort) (Country: France, Germany; Year: 2021; Director: Mathieu Amalric; Writer: Mathieu Amalric; Stars: Vicky Krieps, Arieh Worthalter)
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In Front Of Your Face (Country: South Korea; Year: 2021; Director: Hong Song-soo)
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Love Songs For Tough Guys (Cette Musique Ne Joue Pour Personne) (Country: France; Year: 2021; Director: Samuel Benchetrit; Writer: Samuel Benchetrit, Gábor Rassov; Stars: Vanessa Paradis, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, JoeyStarr, Ramzy Bedia)
In a port city, the lives of a few isolated people, used to violence, are strongly influenced by the love they feel for each other. Choices, envy, love and tenderness are the driving forces that help these characters to be themselves and give meaning to their lives.
Mothering Sunday (Country: UK; Year: 2021; Director: Eva Husson; Writer: Alice Birch, based on the book by Graham Swift; Stars: Olivia Colman, Colin Firth, Josh O'Connor, Odessa Young, Glenda Jackson)
A maid living in post-World War I England secretly plans to meet with the man she loves before he leaves to marry another woman.
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