The Cannes Film Festival adds films to the 2022 line-up – Deadline
The Cannes Film Festival on Thursday added a slew of films to its lineup ahead of next month’s 75th edition, including three films in the Competition’s main lineup.
The news comes after festival director Thierry Frémaux unveiled the lineup for the event’s 75th anniversary in Paris last week.
New competition titles include two female directors – The Otto Mountain by Charlotte Vandermeersch and Felix Van Groeningen, and A little brother by Léonor Serraille — giving the lineup a record five female coxswains in this year’s peloton competing for the Palme d’Or.
Here are the new titles:
new to Competition:
THE OTTO MOUNTAIN
Charlotte Vandermeersch, Felix Van Groeningen
A LITTLE BROTHER
TORMENT ON THE ISLANDS
Added to Cannes premiere section:
THE NIGHT OF 12
CHRONICLE OF A PASSING AFFAIR
A new addition to the midnight session strand is:
Adil El Arbi, Bilal Fallah
In some perspective additions are:
MORE THAN EVER
THE CAFTAN BLUE
Tunisia (1st movie)
Out of competition additions are:
Special screenings supplements include:
MI PAIS IMAGINARIO
Germany (1st movie)
Marie Perennes, Simon Depardon
France (Documentary – 1st film)
RESTAURANTS DO VENTO
LITTLE NICOLAS WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR TO BE HAPPY?
Amandine Fredon, Benjamin Massoubre
France (Animation – 1st movie)