• Netflix Acquires International Rights to Two Cannes Film Festival Winners

    22 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Netflix has acquired two winners from the 2019 Cannes Film Festival - a turn of events for the streaming giant which had previously declared it would not air any of its movies at Cannes. The company has signed international rights for the Grand Prix winner Atlantics as well as the animated film I Lost My Body , which won the Cannes Critics' Week Award. Netflix has not announced when the films will arrive on the platform.
    Atlantics is directed by French filmmaker Mati Diop and tells a love story set in Dakar. The film not only is Diop's directorial debut, but marks the first time a black...
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