Australian actress cate Blanchett will head the jury of the 71-th Cannes film festival. About it informs Agence France-Presse, citing the statement of the organizers of the festival.
According to media reports, in the fall of 2017 with an Australian held relevant talks. The organizers of the festival supposedly discussed important issues on the presentation of the films.
The actress has already responded to such reports of the French press.
Cate Blanchett | Darrin In Hollywood “Never came here for the mere enjoyment to touch the cornucopia of films”, – told reporters Blanchett.
Recall that the 70-th Cannes film festival was held from 17 to 28 may 2017. Spanish Director Pedro Almodovar was the head of the festival jury. In the main competition program were 19 pictures, among which film by Russian Director Andrei Zvyagintsev’s “Dislike”.