Sunday, January 21, 2018

Cate Blanchett

Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018

Australian actress and campaigner against sexual harassment Cate Blanchett will head this year's Cannes film festival jury, organizers said Thursday.

In a statement, top Cannes officials Pierre Lescure and Thierry Fremaux expressed their delight in welcoming "such a rare and unique artist...

Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015

"Carol" is an overwhelmingly beautiful film. It looks like a dream, it sounds like whispered want, and it feels like falling in love in all its stomach turning terror and ecstasy. Even its title rolls elegantly off the tongue.

In "Carol," director...

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015

Greek director Athina Rachel Tsangari's comedy of manhood "Chevalier" was named best picture at the London Film Festival on Saturday, during a ceremony that honored Cate Blanchett with a major career award.

It was a fitting finale to a festival that...

Monday, May. 18, 2015

This year's Cannes Film Festival is about halfway through, but one thing is already clear: This festival belongs to les femmes.

From the word go, this year's Cannes has been dominated by women and debate about gender equality in the movie industry....

Sunday, May. 17, 2015

"Carol," Todd Haynes' 1950s lesbian romance with Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara, had the Cannes Film Festival swooning after its premiere.

The long-in-development adaptation of Patricia Highsmith's novel was received rapturously at Cannes for its...