Cannes Director's Fortnight Selection Announced, Includes Films by Sean Baker, Claire Denis and Bruno Dumont

I am very much looking forward to these, some as much, if not more, than official competition titles. Sean Baker's "The Florida Project" is particularly intriguing. Also, new works from Clair Denis, Abel Ferera, Bruno Dumony, Phillipe Garel and Amos Gitai. Yes, please!

“Un beau soleil interieur” (“Dark Glasses”), Claire Denis (opening film)
“A Ciambra,” Jonas Carpignano
“Alive in France,” Abel Ferrara
“Bushwick,” Cary Murnion & Jonathan Milott
“L’Amant d’un jour,” Philippe Garrel
“Cuori Puri,” Roberto De Paolis
“The Florida Project,” Sean Baker
“Frost,” Sharunas Bartas
“I Am Not a Witch,” Rungano Nyoni
“Jeanette, J’Enfance de Jeanne D’Arc,” Bruno Dumont
“L’Intrusa” (“The Intruder”), Leonardo Di Costanzo
“La Defensa del Dragon,” Natalia Santa
“Marlina si Pembunuh Dalam Empat Babak” (“Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts”), Mouly Surya
“Mobile Homes,” Vladimir de Fontenay
“Nothingwood,” Sonia Kronlund
“Otez-Moi D’Un Doute,” Carine Tardieu
“The Rider,” Chloe Zhao
“West of the Jordan River (Field Diary Revisited),” Amos Gitai
“Patti Cake$,” Geremy Jasper (closing film)