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CANNES TAKEOVER | Now Showing

Since 1949, the crème de la crème of world cinema have convened along the French Riviera every year to celebrate a star-studded slate of the year’s best films. Take a stroll with us down the Boulevard de la Croisette and enjoy some of our favorite highlights from past editions of the Cannes Film Festival.

DECEPTION | Now Streaming Exclusively on MUBI

DECEPTION. Philip is a famous American writer living in exile in London. His mistress comes regularly to see him in his office, a refuge for the two lovers. They make love, argue, reconcile, and talk for hours—about the women who mark out his life, sex, antisemitism, literature, and remaining true to oneself.

GREAT FREEDOM | Now Streaming Exclusively on MUBI

GREAT FREEDOM. Unearthing heartrending chapters of queer history in post-war Germany, Sebastian Meise’s moving drama harnesses the healing power of intimacy that blooms in defiance of systematic oppression. Franz Rogowski mesmerizes with a powerhouse performance in this absorbing tale of resilience and resistance.

Cannes 2022. Lineup

The Festival de Cannes has announced the lineup for the official selection, including the Competition and Un Certain Regard sections, as well as special screenings, for the 75th edition of the festival.

MEMORIA | Official Trailer | 5 August on MUBI

MEMORIA. Apichatpong Weerasethakul's Cannes Jury Prize winner is streaming in Germany, India, Brazil, Argentina, Chile & more from August 5. Coming to German cinemas from May 5, in partnership with Port Au Prince Pictures. A MUBI Release.

Living The American Dream: Coodie & Chike’s “Jeen-yuhs”

As the title puts in no uncertain terms, directing duo Coodie and Chike’s four-and-a-half documentary Jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy treats the matter of the subject’s genius as a given. To the naysayers, that might still be up for debate. But to place someone as incendiary as Kanye West—the American rapper, producer, fashion designer, one-time presidential candidate, and billionaire now legally named Ye—in the dictionary besides that contentious and sacred word “genius” is to assert an obvious truth worth repeating: that hip-hop produces geniuses…

Playing House

Valdimar Jóhannsson’s folkloric debut "Lamb" boldly explores the boundaries between human and animal.

Five Inspirations: Valdimar Jóhannsson

Five Inspirations is a series in which we ask directors to share five things that shaped and informed their film. Valdimar Jóhannsson's Lamb is showing exclusively on MUBI in many countries starting February 25, 2022 in the series Debuts.