The French Dispatch postponed indefinitely

General

Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch movie was previously pushed back to October due to coronavirus circumstances. Now the movie is listed as “unset” on Disney’s new releases calendar. The French Dispatch was originally due to land in July in the US (an Australian date was unconfirmed), which was then pushed to October and is now indefinitely delayed. It was meant to have its premiere at Cannes Film Festival in May but Cannes, like all the […]

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Lifetime Achievement Award for Tilda

Awards

This year’s Venice International Film Festival will honour Tilda Swinton and Hong Kong director Ann Hui with lifetime achievement awards. Tilda Swinton is to be honoured “as one of the most original and powerful performers” of the past century at the Venice Film Festival. Tilda and Ann Hui will also receive the Golden Lions for lifetime achievement at the Venice International Film Festival on September 2-12 at Venice Lido. The decision was made by the […]

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Art Fund campaign saved Prospect Cottage

Arts

Tilda Swinton was among the artists that launched an Art Fund campaign to save Prospect Cottage, Derek Jarman’s home & garden, for the nation. Art Fund launched ÂŁ3.5 million public appeal to save famous filmmaker’s home. National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund and Linbury Trust give major grants in support of innovative partnership with Tate and Creative Folkestone. Leading artists Tilda Swinton, Tacita Dean, Jeremy Deller, Michael Craig-Martin, Isaac Julien, Howard Sooley, and Wolfgang Tillmans […]

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Tilda shares her favourite films, an hour talk and a poem

General

After receiving the BFI Fellowship Tilda was interviewed for the Sight & Sound magazine, where she shared her favourite films listed below. Have you watched any of them? I Was Born, But…… / Tokyo Story (Yasujiro Ozu) Journey to Italy (Roberto Rossellini) La Belle et la BĂŞte (Jean Cocteau) M (Fritz Lang) Medea (Pier Paolo Pasolini) My Childhood / My Ain Folk / My Way Home (Bill Douglas) Stranger by the Lake (Alain Guiraudie) Uncle […]

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