Clint Eastwood’s latest movie to premiere at Cannes

April 24th, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by admin  

Angelina Jolie

London, April 24 (ANI): Clint Eastwood’s latest movie Changeling, a 1920s thriller starring Angelina Jolie, will premiere at the Cannes International Film Festival next month.

Eastwood’s latest directorial outing about a woman, whose son is kidnapped, also stars John Malkovich and Amy Ryan, reports BBC.

Other films set for the 61st Cannes Film Festival include Wim Wenders’ The Palermo Shooting and Steven Soderbergh’s four-hour biopic of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara.

The latest Indiana Jones movie will also be shown out of competition.

The event runs from 14-25 May in the south of France.

Quentin Tarantino will be among the high profile celebrities attending the festival, where he will give a film directing master class.

Other stars reportedly attending the festival include Penelope Cruz, Woody Allen, Benicio Del Toro and the main cast of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.

Sean Penn leads this year’s jury, which also includes actress Natalie Portman and former Harry Potter director Alfonso Cuaron.

And they will decide the film, which takes home the prestigious Palme d’Or prize.

The list of films in competition:

Three Monkeys (Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Turkey / France / Italy)

Le Silence De Lorna (Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne, France / Belgium)

A Christmas Story (Arnaud Desplechin, France)

Changeling (Clint Eastwood, USA)

Adoration (Atom Egoyan, Canada)

Waltz With Bashir (Ari Folman, Israel)

La Frontiere De L’Aube (Philippe Garrel, France)

Gomorra (Matteo Garrone, Italy)

Synecdoche, New York (Charlie Kaufman, USA / France)

My Magic (Eric Khoo, Singapore)

La Mujer Sin Cabeza (Lucretia Martel, Argentina / Spain)

Serbis (Brillante Mendoza, Philippines)

Delta (Kornel Mondruczo, Hungary / Germany)

Linha De Passe (Walter Salles, Brazil)

Il Divo (Paolo Sorrentino, Italy)

Leonera (Pablo Trapero, Argentina / South Korea)

The Palermo Shooting (Wim Wenders, Germany)

24 City (Jia Zhangke, China)

Che (Steven Soderbergh, USA / Spain / France) (ANI)

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