To celebrate the annual Cannes Film Festival, World Movies will showcase three award-winning films that have received critical acclaim at Cannes.
Wednesday 13 May 8.30pm
Where Do We Go Now? (Lebanon, 2011) – Australian Television Premiere
A group of women living together in a community encircled by mines reject the religious divisions brought on by the war that set the standards for interpersonal relations. Instead the Christian and Muslim women manage to happily coexist.
Thursday 14 May 8.30pm
Amour (France, 2012) – World Movies Channel Premiere
Georges and Anne are an octogenarian couple. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, also a musician, lives in Britain with her family. When Anne has a stroke, the couple’s bond of love is severely tested.
Friday 15 May 8.30pm
Blue Is The Warmest Colour (France, 2013)
Adele’s life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who allows her to discover desire and assert herself as a woman and adult. Adele grows, loses herself and ultimately finds herself through love and loss.