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Cannes 2019: Table of Contents

An updating table of contents for all of our coverage of the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.

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Cannes 2019: Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood

A review of the newest film by Quentin Tarantino.

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Cannes 2019: Young Ahmed, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, Adam

A dispatch on new films by the Dardennes and Celine Sciamma.

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Balder and Dash

Enter the Void and the Inhuman Condition

A re-appreciation of 2009's Enter the Void.

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Far Flungers

That Complicated Thing Called Love: On Pawel Pawlikowski's Cold War

One of our foreign correspondents looks at Cold War.

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Cannes 2019 Video #3: Sorry We Missed You, Les Miserables, Rocketman and More

A third video dispatch from Cannes 2019.

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Cannes 2019: The Lighthouse, Lux Aeterna

The Witch director Robert Eggers' The Lighthouse is the first movie at Cannes 2019 that actually looks like a classic. Plus: Gaspar Noé's mystery midnight movie, Lux Aeterna.

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Cannes 2019: A Hidden Life, The Whistlers

A review of new films by Terrence Malick and Corneliu Porumboiu.

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Cannes 2019: The Wild Goose Lake, Jeanne

On two more world premieres from Cannes 2019.

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Cannes 2019: Too Old to Die Young, Zombi Child

In their new horror-tinged efforts, festival regulars Nicolas Winding Refn and Bertrand Bonello go down baffling roads.

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Cannes 2019: Pain and Glory, Little Joe

On two competition films from Cannes 2019.

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Thumbnails Special Edition: Cannes 2019

A special edition of Thumbnails spotlighting coverage of the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.