Latest News for: Childrens films


German star at Cannes condemns ‘madness’ of protective culture for UK child actors

AOL 19 May 2024
... the French film industry, said she believed that Britain, and in particular the BBC, was at the forefront of improvements in the way young people and children employed in film-making are looked after.

Cannes Day 5: Jacques Audiard Returns With ‘Emilia Pérez,’ Studio Ghibli Gets a Palme d’Or

The Wrap 19 May 2024
The Cannes Film Festival keeps on chugging, with more acquisitions, more premieres and an honorary Palme d’Or awarded to a studio for the first time ... She murdered 25 children between 1913 and 1920, including one of her own.

Sólo mía Streaming: Watch & Stream Online via Amazon Prime Video

Coming Soon 19 May 2024
Sólo mía is a dark romance thriller film that follows the story of Angela, a young woman who meets Joaquín, a charming man whom she immediately falls for. The film is about their relationship, which gradually becomes bumpy after marriage and children.

Filmmaker Claude Barras Gets Animated in Cannes with Stop-Motion Feature ‘Sauvages’

The Hollywood Reporter 19 May 2024
Eight years after his stop-motion breakout debut My Life as a Zucchini, which premiered in the Directors’ Fortnight, Swiss director Claude Barras is back at the Cannes Film Festival this year with Sauvages (Savages).

On my radar: Claire Messud’s cultural highlights

The Observer 19 May 2024
Her first novel, 1995’s When the World Was Steady, and her book of novellas, The Hunters, were finalists for the PEN/Faulkner award; her 2006 novel The Emperor’s Children was longlisted for the Booker prize ... Film.

Author Anne Enright on how women are captured on camera: ‘The lens has not lost its power to claim and possess’

The Observer 19 May 2024
My children, filmed by people and machines every day of their lives, have iron-clad rules about snapping and (God forbid!) posting ... My children, filmed by people and machines every day of their lives, ...

IF starring Ryan Reynolds lands at the top of a lackluster box office with less-than-expected $35M...

The Daily Mail 19 May 2024
Together she and Reynolds' Cal work to find new kids for imaginary friends or 'IFs' who've been left behind as their children grew into adulthood. Critics and audiences reacted very differently to the family friendly film.

Colour fast: bright paints to refresh a family home

The Observer 19 May 2024
“We watched a lot of television when we were children,” Jenny says, adding that it was the beginning of the couple’s shared love of photography, film and images.

Imagine: A review of 'IF'

Manila Bulletin 18 May 2024
Ryan Reynolds's neighbor, Cal, and Fiona Shaw’s grandmother make up the three main characters in the real world of this film ... IF is the kind of film the children can enjoy; while the adults will be surprised to find it also resonates with them.

A note on the issue: Baby influencers with big ideas

Live Mint 18 May 2024
These are children who work hard on their social media presence, creating short videos on make-up, fashion, books, films and science for a large and demanding online following.Also read.


The Daily Mail 18 May 2024
Bridget Jones, played by Renee Zellweger, found herself in a tight spot during a trip to London's Hampstead Heath with her young children. Ms Zellweger roars with laughter after climbing down from the tree during filming for the new movie.

Francis Ford Coppola says children ‘don’t need a fortune’ after selling business to fund 'Megalopolis'

Gulf Today 18 May 2024
Francis Ford Coppola said his children “don’t need a fortune” after he was asked about self-financing his new epic film, Megalopolis ... Coppola shared three children with his late wife Eleanor.

A Raunchy Comedy About … Pregnancy?

The Atlantic 18 May 2024
The film tries to balance its lighter fare with weightier themes—aging out of friendships once children come into play, the guilt that can accompany postpartum depression, the insularity of the nuclear family.

‘Winnie-the-Pooh: Blood and Honey’ Makers Unveil ‘Peter Pan’s Neverland Nightmare’ First Look (EXCLUSIVE)

Variety 18 May 2024
... an evil, murderous and disfigured version of the children’s character.