The Critics Picks: Cannes Critics’ Week Line-up


More from the 2009 Cannes Film Festival. Here’s the critic’s week line-up:


Feature films

Huacho,” Alejandro Fernández Almendras (Chili/France/Germany).

“Ordinary People,” Vladimir Perisic (Serbia/France).

Lost Persons Area,” Caroline Strubbe (Belgium).

Adieu Gary Cooper,” Nassim Amaouche (France).

Mal día para pescar” (“Bad Day to Go Fishing”), Alvaro Brechner (Uruguay/Spain).

“Sirta la gal ba” (“Whisper with the Wind”), Shahram Alidi (Iraq).

“Altiplano,” Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth (Belgium/Germany/Netherlands).

Short films

“Together,” Eicke Bettinga (Germany/UK).

“Noche adentro,” Pablo Lamar (Paraguay).

“Runaway, Cordell Barker (Canada).

“C’est gratuit pour les filles,” Marie Amachoukeli and Claire Burger (France).

“Tulum” (“La virée”), Dalibor Matanic (Croatia).

“Logorama,” François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy, Ludovic Houplain (H5) (France).

“Slitage” (“Seeds of the Fall”), Patrick Eklund (Sweden).

Special Screenings

Opening Night: “Rien de personnel,” Mathias Gokalp (France).

Godfathers’s movie: “Hierro,” Gabe Ibañez (Spain).

Special Screenings: Short and Medium-Length Films

Closing Night: “La baie du renard,” Grégoire Colin (France) and “1989,” Camilo Matiz (Colombia).

“Faiblesses, Nicolas Giraud (France).

“6 Hours,” Moon Seong-hyeok (South Korea).

“Les Miettes,” Pierre Pinaud (France).

“Elo,” Vera Egito (Brazil).

“Espalhadas pelo ar” (“Dispercées dans l’air”), Vera Egito (Brazil).


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