The Coen Brothers' New Film Is Among This Year's Cannes Line-up

So, here it is. The official line-up for the 66th Cannes Film Festival (May 15 - 26) was announced this morning. And there's plenty to get excited about, with new films from Sofia Coppola, the Coen brothers, Nicolas Winding Refn, Claire Denis, Roman Polanski and James Franco (unsurprising, really). 

So without further ado, here are those films:

Opening Film
The Great Gatsby (dir. Baz Luhrmann)

Official Selection
Behind The Candelabra (dir. Steven Soderbergh)
Borgman (dir. Alex Van Warmerdam)
Un Chateau En Italie (dir. Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi)
La Grande Bellezza (dir. Paolo Sorrentino)
Grisgris (dir. Mahamat-Saleh Haroun)
Heli (dir. Amat Escalante)
The Immigrant (dir. James Gray)
Inside Llewyn Davis (dir. Joel & Ethan Coen)
Jeune Et Jolie (dir. Francois Ozon)
Jimmy P (dir. Arnaud Desplechin)
Michael Kohlhaas (dir. Arnaud Despallieres)
Nebraska (dir. Alexander Payne)
Only God Forgives (dir. Nicolas Winding Refn)
The Past (dir. Asghar Farhadi)
Soshite Chichi Ni Naru (dir. Hirokazu Kore-eda)
Tian Zhu Ding (dir. Zhangke Jia)
Venus In Fur (dir. Roman Polanski)
La Vie D'Adele (dir. Abdellatif Kechiche)
Wara No Tate (dir. Takashi Miike)

The Coens' 'Inside Llewyn Davis'.

Out Of Competition
All Is Lost (dir. J.C Chandor)
Blood Ties (dir. Guillaume Canet)

Un Certain Regard
Anonymous (dir. Mohammad Rasoulof)
As I Lay Dying (dir. James Franco)
Bends (dir. Flora Lau)
The Bling Ring (dir. Sofia Coppola)
Death March (dir. Adolfo Alix Jr)
Fruitvale Station (dir. Ryan Coogler)
Grand Central (dir. Rebecca Zlotowski)
L'Image Manquante (Rithy Panh)
L'Inconnu Du Lac (dir. Alain Guiraudie)
La Jaula De Oro (dir. Diego Quemada)
Miele (dir. Valeria Golino)
Norte, Hangganana Ng Kasaysayan (dir. Lav Diaz)
Omar (dir. Hany Abu-Assad)
Les Salauds (dir. Claire Denis)
Sarah Prefere La Course (dir. Chloe Robichaud)

Sofia Coppola's 'The Bling Ring'.

Midnight
Blind Detective (dir. Johnnie To)
Monsoon Shootout (dir. Amit Kumar)

Special Screening
Max Rose (dir. Daniel Noah)
Weekend Of A Champion (dir. Roman Polanski)
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (dir. Stephen Frears)
Stop The Pounding Heart (dir. Roberto Minervini)
Seduced & Abandoned (dir. James Toback)
Otdat Konci (dir. Taisia Igumentseva)
Bombay Talkies (dir. Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee, Zoya Akhtar, Karan Johar)

Closing Film
Zulu (dir. Jérôme Salle)

The 66th edition of the Cannes Film Festival runs from May 15 - 26.
 

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