Cannes Film Festival

Inverse's coverage of the Cannes Film Festival, from reviews, to interviews, and more.

CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 25: Francis Ford Coppola (R) presents the Honorary Palme D’Or Award to George L...
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Cannes 2024 Review
Megalopolis Is A Beautiful Disaster

Francis Ford Coppola’s ambitious sci-fi epic is both everything we feared it would be and everything we hoped it would be.

(No) New Hope

George Lucas Explains Why You’ll Never See A 4K Restoration of 'A New Hope'

ByHoai-Tran Bui

"I’m a firm believer that the director, or the writer, or the filmmaker should have a right to have his movie be the way he wants it."

Cannes 2024 Review

'The Substance' is Style Over… Well, You Know

ByHoai-Tran Bui

The body-horror satire takes the genre to truly wild places, but at a cost.

Cannes 2024 Review

With the Transfixing 'The Shrouds,' David Cronenberg Finds No End to His Grief

ByHoai-Tran Bui

The puzzling new techno-thriller is Cronenberg’s most personal, but most alienating, movie yet.

Cannes 2024 Review

Kevin Costner’s 'Horizon: An American Saga' is a Sprawling Slog

ByHoai-Tran Bui

The first part of Costner’s multi-chapter western is all set up, no structure.

Cannes 2024 Review

'Kinds of Kindness' is Yorgos Lanthimos’ Glorious Return to His Feel-Bad Roots

ByHoai-Tran Bui

Jesse Plemons is the standout of Lanthimos’ sharp and eviscerating anthology film.

Cannes 2024 Review

'Megalopolis' is a Beautiful Disaster

ByHoai-Tran Bui

Francis Ford Coppola’s ambitious sci-fi epic is both everything we feared it would be and everything we hoped it would be.

Cannes 2024 Review

'Furiosa' Takes the Mad Max Saga to Deranged New Heights

ByHoai-Tran Bui

George Miller delivers a wild sci-fi odyssey like no other.

Opinion

Martin Scorsese's Epic First Western Is a Hollywood Blockbuster Like No Other

ByIsaac Feldberg

Killers of the Flower Moon is a remarkable step forward for the 80-year-old filmmaker, who reimagines the potential of the big-screen epic to reckon with history.

Entertainment

'Asteroid City' is a Surprisingly Spiritual Sci-Fi Venture for Wes Anderson

BySiddhant Adlakha

The ‘50s-set sci-fi feature is one of his most self-reflexive works.