Cannes-2016: 10 films of the festival, which is worth a look

Канны-2016: 10 фильмов фестиваля, которые стоит посмотреть

Elle fanning in the film “the Neon demon”

It is may 11 in Cannes kicks off the annual international film festival, where the best filmmakers from around the world will present their new creations. According to critics, this year’s program turned out to be one of the strongest in recent years. And it’s hard to disagree. SPLETNIK.RU tells what picture from the program of the festival in 2016 for sure deserve your attention and time.

“Neon demon” (The Neon Demon)

Director: Nicolas Winding Refn

Cast: Elle fanning, Christina Hendricks, Keanu Reeves, Abbey Lee Kershaw, Jena Malone, Bella Heathcote.

Plot: the film tells about the seamy side of the fashion business, which is not so beautiful as his front side. Aspiring model named Jesse (Elle fanning) arrives in Los Angeles, where he falls into society girls, obsessed with its beauty and ready for attractive appearance to anything.


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“Personal shopper (Personal Shopper)

Director: Olivier Assayas

Cast: Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Nora von Waldstatten, David Bowles

Plot: Information about the painting not as much as I would like. It is known that the story is about the criminal part of the fashionable world of Paris.

Канны-2016: 10 фильмов фестиваля, которые стоит посмотреть
Kirsten Stewart in the movie “Personal assistant”

“High life” (Cafe Society)

Director: Woody Allen

Cast: Blake lively, Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Kelly Rohrbach, Steve Carell, Anna camp

The plot: the Action takes place in the 1930-ies. A young man named James is sent to Hollywood, where he meets the girl falls in love. Thanks to the new love of James is in the heart of secular life.


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“Financial monster” (Money Monster)

Director: Jodie Foster

Cast: Julia Roberts, George Clooney, Catriona Balfe, Dominic West

Story: Financial advice a famous TV host Lee gates has helped many to earn. But, like everyone, If there are mistakes. One giving bad advice, Whether it becomes a hostage of a man who lost all the money, taking advantage of his hint.


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“Juliet” (Julieta)

Director: Pedro Almodóvar

Cast: adriana Ugarte, INMA Cuesta, Michelle Henner, Rossi de Palma

Plot: the film shows the life of a young girl Juliet in two times: now and 30 years ago. Currently, Juliet’s mentally unstable, but she was cheerful and happy.


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“Risk” (Risk)

Director: Laura Poitras

Cast: Julian Assange, Sarah Harrison, Jacob Applebaum

Plot: the true story of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. In the documentary film shows the life of Assange after creating the acclaimed project.

Канны-2016: 10 фильмов фестиваля, которые стоит посмотреть
Julian Assange in the film “Risk”

“Nice guys” (The Nice Guys)

Director: Shane Black

Cast: Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger, Matt bomer

The plot: a Hired security guard Jackson Healey and private eye Holland March, whose methods are very different, are investigating the case of a missing girl, which turns into a major crime.


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“The last person” (The Last Face)

Director: Sean Penn

Cast: Charlize Theron, Javier Bardem, Jean Reno

The plot: the Action takes place in Africa in times of political revolution. The Director of the humanitarian organization, the Wren and doctor of humanitarian assistance to meet Miguel in the country in these difficult times for her. Ren and Miguel try to fulfill his mission, but connects them not only a common cause.


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“She” (Elle)

Director: Paul Verhoeven

Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Virginie Ether, ALIS Isaaz, Christian Berkel

Plot: a week before Christmas, a woman named Michelle was brutally raped. Recovering after a horrific accident on the floor in his own apartment, Michelle understands that most of all wants to take revenge on her abuser.


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