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Cannes 2022: Godland, Pacifiction

1 month ago   |   By Filmmaker Magazine

Day 10 is winding down, and it's become quite clear that, as was the case for the Berlinale last February, this year's Cannes is a significant regression after a 2021 edition that overflowed with a pre-pandemic backlog. So many of the films I've seen, produced and completed in the midst of COVID-era constraints, have felt smaller, cheaper, cruder than what I've encountered here in editions past-not a judgment per se, of course, but a new, ill-fitted look from a festival that so pointedly touts its eventitude: the spectacle, the glamor, the scope of its pet auteur's...
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