Cannes 2022: the nice program of the Cinéma de la Plage

The 50th anniversary of the Godfather, the 40th anniversary of ET, Jim Carrey in The Truman Show, The Pact of the Wolves in 4K, a tribute to Christophe…

If the selection of 74th Cannes Film Festival was unveiled last month, there were still a few movies to be announced. In particular the list of classics which will be offered – free of charge – to the public as part of the Cinéma de la Plage, organized every day of the open-air festival, at 9.30 p.m. in front of the Majestic hotel.
This year, the organizers plan to celebrate 50 years of Godfatherthe 40 ofET The Extra-Terrestrialbut also to show the restored version of the pact of wolves, in the presence of director Christophe Gans and actor Samuel Le Bihan, before its cinema release on June 10. A Karaoke evening is also planned as part of a tribute to the singer of“Aline”, Christopherjust like a broadcast of Spinal Tap, the cult musical film by Rob Reiner, who will be present to present it to the public. Here are the details.

Tuesday, May 17: The Truman Showby Peter Weir (1998)
Wednesday May 18: Spinal Tapby Rob Reiner (1984) – in the presence of the director
Thursday, May 19: The Pact of the Wolvesby Christophe Gans (2001) – in the presence of director and actor Samuel Le Bihan
Friday May 20: Is Westby Régis Wargnier (1999) – in the presence of the director
Saturday May 21: The Godfatherby Francis Ford Coppola (1972) – in the presence of Andrea Kalas, in charge of the Paramount archives
Sunday May 22: A monkey in winterby Henri Verneuil (1962) – in the presence of Nicolas Seydoux, the president of Gaumont
Monday, May 23: The Court of Miraclesby Carine May and Hakim Zouhani (2022 – world preview) – in the presence of the directors, Disiz la Peste, Gilbert Melki, Sébastien Chassagne and Mourad Boudaoud
Tuesday, May 24: Ballroom Dancingby Baz Luhrmann (1992) – in the presence of the director (also at Cannes to present his new film, Elvisout of competition)
Wednesday May 25: Christophe… definitelyby Ange Leccia and Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster (2022) – screening followed by karaoke
Thursday, May 26: ET The Extra-Terrestrialby Steven Spielberg (1982)
Friday, May 27: Fanfan the Tulipby Christian-Jaque (1952)
Saturday May 28: The last sessionby Peter Bogdanovich (1971)

Cannes 2022: the list of films in the official selection unveiled

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