Cannes 2017: 10 highlights of this year’s program

The 70th Festival de Cannes will take place in Cannes, France, on May 17-28. This year’s landmark edition features many-a-great films in its official selection. CineCola took a look at what’s on offer and settled on 10 films that are slightly more mouth-watering than others. (NOTE: This list does not include films of the independent…

THE LOBSTER (2015, Greece / Ireland / Netherlands / UK / France)

THE LOBSTER || 2015, Greece / Ireland / Netherlands / UK / France || Comedy || Directed by – Yorgos Lanthimos / Written by – Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthymis Filippou / Produced by – Simon Arnal, Caroline Benjo, Julie Billy, Cait Collins, Joost de Vries, Ceci Dempsey, Rory Gilmartin, Ed Guiney, Christos V. Kostantakopoulos, Yorgos Lanthimos, Sam…

DOGTOOTH (“Kynodontas,” Greece, 2009)

KYNODONTAS || 2009, Greece || Thriller || Directed by – Yorgos Lanthimos / Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthymis Filippou / Produced by – Iraklis Mavroidis, Athina Rachel Tsangari, Yorgos Tsourianis, Yorgos Lanthimos, Angelos Venetis / Cinematography – Thimios Bakatatakis / Edited by – Yorgos Mavropsaridis / Starring – Christos Stergioglou, Michelle Valley, Angeliki Papoulia, Mary Tsoni, Christos Passalis / Running time: 97 mins. A…