Armenians at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival
The lineup for the 2018 Festival de Cannes has been announced, and includes films from Jean-Luc Godard, Spike Lee, Asghar Farhadi, Jafar Panahi, among others.
In the lineup is also Cold War, the new film from Pawel Pawlikowski, produced by Tanya Seghatchian.
Pawel Pawlikowski's most recent film Ida was up for two Academy Awards in 2015 and won for Best Foreign Language Film. The latest film from the Oscar-winning filmmaker is the "tale of two star-crossed lovers, spanning several years and countries of the Cold War.' The film will be premiering in competition for the Palme d'Or at the festival in May.
Tanya Seghatchian is a producer known for her work on films that include the Harry Potter film franchise and the Netflix-original drama The Crown, for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy in 2017.