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The Assassin strikes at Cannes

Seven-time Palme d'Or competitor Hou Hsiao-Hsien has strong female lead in challenging martial arts film.

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Caine returns to Cannes after 50 years

Michael Caine joked that he wept when he saw his film's poster, of elderly men gazing at a naked woman.

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3D sex epic shocks at Cannes festival

A film featuring a ménage à trois between a man, his girlfriend and a transsexual premiered at midnight.

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Women in film celebrated at film fest
May 8 2015 at 14:49

This year’s European Film Festival at Cinema Nouveau celebrates the role of women in film, both in front and behind the camera.

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Whitman recast by ‘sexist’ Hollywood
May 6 2015 at 21:13

There's a new row over Hollywood's treatment of women, regarding a role in the Independence Day sequel.

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VIP treatment for showbiz ‘influencers’
May 6 2015 at 12:38

Bloggers like Reid Jones, 16, are increasingly being courted at events once reserved for traditional media outlets.

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8 SA films to show at Cannes Festival
May 5 2015 at 09:50

Music mockumentary Stone Cold Jane Austen is among the local films that will screen at Cannes this month.

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Avengers puts SA in prime locale status
April 30 2015 at 12:52

Shoot for Avengers sequel took SA from a low-budget B-grade film destination to potential blockbusters.

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Cannes to put new directors’ names on filmic map
April 30 2015 at 12:21

The Cannes Film Festival has unveiled most of its main competition for next month’s star-studded movie showcase.

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An Absolutely Fabulous film, darling!
April 30 2015 at 09:40

A £10 000 bet spurred Jennifer Saunders on to finish the script for a film adaptation of her hit TV show.

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50 Shades star Dornan on your doorstep
April 29 2015 at 13:15

He’s not Christian Grey at the moment, but Jamie Dornan is still barking orders while filming in SA.

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Furious 7 tops box office for 4th week
April 28 2015 at 15:50

‘Furious 7’ had enough gas left in the tank to lead the box office for the fourth straight weekend.

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Native Americans quit Sandler film
April 26 2015 at 11:22

Actor Adam Sandler’s spoof of ‘The Magnificent Seven’ has offended Native American cast members.

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