Coronavirus Outbreak: Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu, Salma Hayek set up fund for film industry workers
The fund for coronavirus has raised about $440,000 so far, with each beneficiary getting a one-time payment of about $885
Alejandro Inarritu, in his opening speech at the Cannes Film Festival, took a veiled attack at Donald Trump's call to build a wall on the US-Mexico border.
The Mexican maker of "Birdman" will pick the winner of the top Palme D'Or prize on May 25.
Cannes Film Festival 2019 boasts an impressive array of films debuting in and out of competition, from your usual arthouse stalwarts to exciting new filmmakers.
Cannes Film Festival 2019 will take place from 14 May to 25 May.
As per the Cannes panel, the accolade is essentially to pay a tribute to Alain Delon's exceptional body of work and his "wonderful presence in the history of film".
The Dead Don't Die will be screened at Cannes 2019 on 14 May and will also be released in France on the same day.
Cannes 2019: Oscar-winning director Alejandro González Iñárritu named jury president of film festival
Alejandro González Iñárritu is one of the "three amigos" of Mexican filmmakers who have dominated the Academy Awards in recent years alongside Alfonso Cuaron, the best director winner this year with Roma and last year's victor Guillermo del Toro for The Shape of Water
Alejandro González Iñárritu will receive the Oscar for his work Carne y Arena, which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of the United States described as a "visionary and powerful narrative experience."
At the sets of The Revenant, the toughest thing for Leonardo DiCaprio was to get in and out of frozen rivers.
Leonardo Di Caprio won his first "Best Actor" award in the Oscars, after six previous nominations, for his role in 'The Revenant'.
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu scooped best director for the picture, and Leonardo DiCaprio won best actor for his leading role.
Thanks, but no thanks: If DiCaprio wins the Oscar for The Revenant, it'll be like a consolation prize
Like his frequent collaborator Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio, seems to have risen way above common desires such as commerce-driven film awards.
Epic survival thriller The Revenant and space blockbuster The Martian won big at the Golden Globes
Clash of the Westerns: The tough choice between Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' and Innaritu's 'The Revenant'
Everyone has been eagerly awaiting Tarantino's new film The Hateful Eight. But the fans have a much more difficult task at hand this Christmas rather than just buying tickest for their favourite auteur. Not one but two major Hollywood Westerns are releasing together and if you thought the glory days of Westerns ended in the 60s, you could not have been more off the mark.
Academy award winning director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, who won the prize in 2014 for Birdman, has made a western action-thriller film, The Revenant about it with Leonardo Dicaprio donning the role of Hugh Glass.
Leonardo DiCaprio's representative has rubbished reports that he is dating R&B star Rihanna, saying the Hollywood star is single.