Month: April 2018

April 12, 2018

Netflix’s chief content officer said in an interview published Wednesday the streaming giant would not attend this year’s Cannes Film Festival because of a change in French regulations. Speaking to the industry magazine Variety, Ted Sarandos said the festival — whose selection will be made public Thursday — had instituted a new rule prohibiting any […]

April 12, 2018

Streaming giant Netflix refused to screen any of its movies at the Cannes film festival just hours before its official selection was announced Thursday. The US platform withdrew four films which were rumoured to be in the running to compete for the Palme d’Or top prize. They include Paul Greengrass’ much-awaited Norway about the 2010 […]