We Cannes Do It: the ICS at the 75th Cannes Film Festival

A week from now the 75th edition of the Festival de Cannes, the world’s best-known and most prestigious film festival, opens with Michel Hazanavicius’ Final Cut. In what we hopefully can call the first true post-pandemic edition the International Cinephile Society will be present again on the Croisette. And a Cannes festival would not be complete without our traditional ICS Critics & Industry grid. This year we will have 18 people grading each and every film they see, from the Competition down to the small ACID sidebar. These are our panellists this year:

Cédric Succivalli (@OnTheLido) – Italy – President, International Cinephile Society; Programmer, Giornate degli Autori
Emily Barnett (@emibarnett) – France – Film critic, Les Inrockuptibles / Marie Claire / Le Cercle sur Canal+
Diego Batlle (@dmbatlle)– Argentina – Film critic, Otros Cines
Nicholas Bell (@RagingBells) – United States – Film critic, IONCINEMA.com
Anaïs Bordages (@AnaisBordages) – France – Film critic, Slate
Justin Chang (@JustinCChang) – United States – Film critic, Los Angeles Times
Jessica Kiang (@jessicakiang) – United States – Film critic, Variety
Marc van de Klashorst (@MarcVDKlashorst) – The Netherlands – Film critic, International Cinephile Society
Dubravka LakićSerbia – Film critic, Politika
Guy Lodge (@GuyLodge) – United Kingdom – Film critic, Variety
Daniela Michel (@Daniela_MichelC) – Mexico – Founder and director, Morelia International Film Festival
Federica Polidoro (@polidoropress) – Italy – Film critic, Cineuropa / ArtsLife / Il Foglio
Meredith Taylor (@filmuforia) – United Kingdom – Film critic, Filmuforia
Lorna Tee (@lornatee) – The Netherlands / Macau – Programmer, Cinematheque Passion Macau
Tommaso Tocci (@Cinelais) – Italy / France – Film critic, MyMovies.it
Nanako Tsukidate (@775nanananana) – Japan – Film critic, Nobody Magazine
Marcos UzalFrance – Editor-in-chief, Cahiers du cinéma
Blake Williams (@Astrostic) – Canada – Film critic, Filmmaker Magazine / Cinemascope

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