When the official selection for the Cannes Film Festival’s 70th annual edition was unveiled Thursday, a clear theme that be seen in many of the picks: the migrant crisis.
FRANCE 24 takes a look at the films selected both in and out of competition - this year the films take the burning issues challenging our world and transfer them to the silver screen.
France’s iconic film festival, a celebration of world cinema, just happens to begin immediately after France’s presidential election, as almost an epilogue to this fraught and highly-divisive campaign. Undoubtedly, politics will still be on festival-goers’ lips when the event begins on May 17. Read More via France24.