The Cannes Film Festival has announced its official 2020
selection of films despite the physical festival being cancelled this year.
Été 85 is amongst the selection, starring Philippine Velge
in her feature debut. Directed by François Ozon, the film is a coming-of-age
drama set in a seaside resort in Normandy.
Antonia Desplat features in Wes Anderson’s The French
Dispatch, a comedy-drama focussing on the French foreign bureau of a
fictional Kansas newspaper. The film’s ensemble cast includes Timothée
Chalamet, Frances McDormand and Tilda Swinton.
Francis Lovehall makes his screen debut in Lover’s Rock, an
episode of the series Small Axe, directed by Steve McQueen. Selected with one
other episode, the whole series is being dedicated to George Floyd.