FILE PHOTO: Bong Joon Ho poses with his Oscars for Best Picture and Best Director for “Parasite” in the photo room during the 92nd Academy Awards in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 9, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The Cannes film festival was canceled and the September jamborees in Venice and Toronto are uncertain but this week movie lovers are being offered a taste of the film festival experience from the comfort of their homes.
The 10-day “We Are One: A Global Film Festival,” starting Friday on YouTube, will feature new and classic movies, talks with directors, and music and comedy curated by 21 festivals including those in Berlin, Cannes, Venice, Toronto and New York.
The coronavirus pandemic has forced the cancellation of multiple cultural events where independent movies are first launched.
“We Are One” will stream more than 100 movies representing 35 nations. The program includes the world premiere of documentary “Iron…
Source news reuters.com, click here to read the full news.