Cannes at Midpoint: In the Shadow of Women

by Ana Maria Bahiana May 11, 2018
Fan Bingbing, Marion Cotillard, Jessica Chastain, Penelope Cruz and Lupita Nyong'o in Cannes 2018
Lea Seydoux in Cannes 2018
Cate Blanchett in Cannes 2018
Filmmaker Ryan Coogler in Cannes 2018
Pedro Almodivar in cannes 2018
Mads Mikkelsen in Cannes 2018
TIFF directors at Cannes 2018
red carpet Cannes Fim Festival 2018
red carpet Cannes Fim Festival 2018

Almost halfway there, Cannes 2018 has a mild, steady vibe. Women may be minority on the competition slate but, from juries to new projects, they have been ruling this 71st edition.