CANADIAN FILM WOULD HAVE BEEN A CANNES HIGHLIGHT

Jun 04, 2020

By Andy Johnson

Share on

They sat in an empty cinema in Paris, apropos of the state of the arts these days, as organizers of the Cannes Film Festival announced the movies that would have been on the agenda had the festival not been derailed by the pandemic last month.

Canada’s Pascal Plante was selected for his film “Nadia, Butterfly.”

Also on the list, two movies from from Steve McQueen, the film maker behind “12 Years a Slave,” “Mangrove” and “Lovers Rock” and Wes Anderson’s “The French Dispatch.”

The Cannes Film Festival has been one of the most prestigious annual gathering of the global movie industry for the last 73 years.

Join Our Fan Club
Coverage Area
Downtown Toronto
96.7FM
Toronto HD
96.3 HD-2
Kingston to Windsor, Parry Sound to Pittsburgh
AM740
ZoomerRadio Logo

Recently Played: