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The team of the film ‘War pony’ poses for pictures during the Cannes Film Festival in France May 21, 2022. — Reuters pic

Community-led Lakata film ‘War Pony’ debuts at Cannes

Marvel and Disney’s ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,’ again starring the versatile Benedict Cumberbatch, has been a Covid-era star since its release three weekends ago. — Screen Capture via YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

‘Strange’ reigns but ‘Downton’ shows class on North America screens (VIDEO)

Director Lee Jung-Jae poses for pictures at the photocall for the film ‘Heon-teu’ (Hunt) during the 75th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes May 19, 2022. — Reuters pic

‘Squid Game’ star Lee Jung-jae steps behind the camera for ‘Hunt’

TikTok star Khaby Lame has been a fixture on the red carpet at Cannes and helped judge the platform’s new short film award. — AFP pic

How to TikTok your way to a prize at the Cannes Film Festival

(from left) Japanese actor Hayato Isomura, Japanese director and screenwriter Chie Hayakawa and Filipino actress Stefanie Arianne pose as they arrive for the screening of the film ‘Plan 75’ at the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes May 20, 2022. — AFP pic

Kill Japan’s elderly? Cannes film probes chilling idea

‘What’s my position in this hierarchy?’ Ostlund wonders. — AFP pic

It’s Marx vs Reagan as Swedish rollercoaster hits Cannes film fest

(From left) Brisith actor Idris Elba, British actress Tilda Swinton and Australian director and screenwriter George Miller pose during a photocall for the film ‘Three Thousand Years of Longing’ at the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 21, 2022. ― AFP pic

Tilda Swinton says stories are vital as new fantasy film hits Cannes

Actor Bamar Kane, French director Mathieu Vadepied, French actor and comedian Omar Sy, actor Alassane Diong, French actor Jonas Bloquet and actor Alassane Sy pose during a photocall for the film ‘Father And Soldier (Tirailleurs)’ in Cannes May 19, 2022. — AFP pic

Cannes film-makers urge France to face up to colonial past

Actor Ewan McGregor poses at the Corinthia Hotel to celebrate the upcoming launch of Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney  in London May 12, 2022. — Reuters pic

Obi-Wan hides the Force in new ‘Star Wars’ TV series, says Ewan McGregor

Director James Gray and cast members Anne Hathaway, Jeremy Strong, Banks Repeta, Jaylin Webb pose during the photocall for the film 'Armageddon Time' in Cannes May 20, 2022. — Reuters pic

‘Armageddon Time’ director says seeds of modern tension stem from Reagan-era racism

US actress Anne Hathaway poses as she leaves the Festival Palace following the screening of the film ‘Armageddon Time’ during the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 19, 2022. — AFP pic

New Scandinavian film wave rolls into Cannes

Ed Sheeran and his wife, Cherry Seaborn, have welcomed the birth of their second daughter. ― AFP file pic

Ed Sheeran 'over the moon' at birth of second daughter

Ewan McGregor steps back into his role for Disney  series ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi,’ out next Friday. ― Reuters file pic

McGregor return to 'Star Wars' inspired by love for 'difficult' prequels

US actress Viola Davis waves as she arrives for the screening of the film ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ during the 75th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 18, 2022. ― AFP pic

Even streaming services fall short on diversity, says actress Viola Davis

In this file photo taken on February 11, 2022, Rihanna poses for a picture at Goya Studios in Los Angeles, California. ― AFP file pic

Rihanna welcomes first child after high-fashion, self-affirming pregnancy

US actor Johnny Depp departs the Depp vs Heard defamation trial at the Fairfax County Circuit Court in Fairfax, Virginia, on May 19, 2022. ― AFP pic

Johnny Depp was jealous, controlling, actress Ellen Barkin testifies

A general view of the Temple of Zeus in Athens during a concert by Greek composer Vangelis June 28, 2001. Vangelis presented a 60-minute composition entitled ‘Mythodea’. ― Reuters file pic

Vangelis, composer of 'Chariots of Fire' score, dies at 79

Actor Amber Heard during ex-husband Johnny Depp's defamation trial against her at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia May 18, 2022. — Reuters pic

Johnny Depp grabbed Amber Heard by hair, hit her repeatedly, says sister