- Publishing world gathers this week for book conventions Updated: May-26-15 10:32 am
NEW YORK - Diversity will get an extra push at this week's BookCon and BookExpo America.
- Cannes red carpet dance is a tightly controlled choreography Updated: May-20-15 10:37 am
CANNES, France - Red carpets are all the same color, but they are not alike. And none equals the prestigious red carpet of the Cannes Film Festival, a rigidly organized gauntlet of glamour, a surreal choreography of stage-managed glitz.
- Blanchett, Mara on crafting the lesbian romance of 'Carol' Updated: May-19-15 12:20 pm
CANNES, France - Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara are sitting in a bright room, with the Mediterranean all around, atop the Palais des Festival, the hub of the Cannes Film Festival. As the stars of Todd Haynes' '50s lesbian romance "Carol," they've been at the very center of Cannes both because "Carol" epitomizes the positive female focus of this year's festival and because few films have been more lauded here.
- Cannes kicks off with French drama, Coen brothers, ballet Updated: May-13-15 3:33 pm
CANNES, France - The Cannes Film Festival unrolled its red carpet with a socially minded French drama as the usually glitzy festival began Wednesday on a more serious note after January's terror attacks in Paris.