Latest Nanni Moretti News

Steven Spielberg Joined By Ang Lee On Cannes Jury

25th April 2013

Ang Lee has joined Steven Spielberg on the Cannes Film Festival panel.The 'Life of Pi' director - who has picked up the Best Director Oscar award on two occasions - has joined the nine-person jury,...

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Most Of Cannes Jury Revealed

25th April 2012

Thierry Frémaux, the artistic director of the Cannes Film Festival, announced the selection of the jurors in the main competition today (Wednesday), surprising some observers by including a non-filmmaker in the list, French designer Jean-Paul...

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Fascinating Fact 12708

21st January 2012

Italian actor/director Nanni Moretti has been handed the honour of heading up the jury at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival in May (12). The moviemaker won the event's coveted Palme d'Or prize in 2001 for...

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Italian Director To Preside Over Cannes Jury

20th January 2012

Lauding his "corrosive wit," the Cannes Film Festival announced late Thursday that Italian director Nanni Moretti had been selected to head the jury at this year's festival. In a statement, festival chief Thierry Frémaux, who...

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Moretti Resigns From Turin Film Festival

2nd January 2007

Italian filmmaker NANNI MORETTI has quit as artistic director of the Turin Film Festival after occupying the position for just two days. Moretti resigned after discovering some festival organisers were opposed to his appointment. The...

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Loach And Linklater Up For Palme D'or

20th April 2006

Directors KEN LOACH and RICHARD LINKLATER are preparing to battle it out for the Palme d'Or Award at the Cannes Film Festival next month (MAY06). Loach's new movie THE WIND THAT SHAKES THE BARLEY will...

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