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Cannes 75 competition R.M.N. film director Christian Mungiu presse sketch by Nesta 2022

R.M.N. film in competition at Cannes 75, it is a drama set in the multiethnic village in Transylvania, Romania, during the 2019-2020 holiday season. The film's narrative follows a man, who returns from Germany to the ex-lover who works in the village. The film is named after a romanian acronym for nuclear magnetic resonance, and is "an investigation of the brain, a brain scan trying to detect things below th

Cannes 75 Novembre, Cedric Jimenez, Jean Dujardin and cast and crew filmmakers at press conference with, sketch by Nesta 2022

Novembre screens out of competiton at Cannes film festival 2022, the film's storyline plunges us into the heart of the anti-terrorist investigation during the 5 day manhunt following the November 13th terrorist attacks. Here's a sketch and snapshot of the essence of this film from the conference de presse for Novembre with director Cedric Jimenez, and star Jean Dujardin, with other members of

Cannes 75 Les Amandiers -Forever Young press conference with Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi, Louis Garrel, and team sketch by Nesta 2022

Forever Young - Les Amandiers, a tribute to the theatre school run by Patrice Chereau, is screened in competition at the Cannes film festival for the 75th year annivarsary, 2022. The Team selection in my sketch at the press conference include the actors Micha Lescot, Louis Garrel, Nadia Tereszkiewicz, Sofiane Bennacer and screenwriters Noemie Lvovsky, Agnes De Sacy, with director Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi. Th

Production designer Eugenio Caballero's interview with Nesta on the Set design for film Bardo directed by Alejandro G. Inarritu

For the 79th Venice Film Festival I met with the award winning mexican production designer Eugenio Caballero, who was present for film Bardo, False Chroncle of a Handful of Truths in competition at biennale cinema on Lido di Venezia with the director Alejandro G.Inarritu, and cast and crew attending the event. Caballero shares his thoughts and instincts on the Set design process, and offers an insight into the comedy and intensity of working with both director and the cinematographer Darius Khon...

Monica, actor Trace Lysette, la_Biennale di Venezia’22 cinema, sketch by Nesta Morgan

Trace Lysette, actor in Monica at La-Biennale di Venezia'22 interview illustration by Nesta Morgan Venice Film Festival ...

Spotlight at the Short Film Corner, Cannes 2010

Spotlight is a short 6'18" of some live animated moments of reel time at Cannes Film Festival.   I have caricatured the festival live over the last few years, and the film Spotlight draws together some of these highlights with an introduction to a game of Boules ... live recordings of Cannes Piano music... and with lights the characters move into the spotlight...  Spotlight is the first in Nesta's Spotlight collection of film, art, and lighting; from Cannes,to Ve...

Making worlds at Venice 66th Film Festival - Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement to Disney Pixar Animation by Nesta Morgan

Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement to Disney Pixar Animation  They set out to move peopleBrad Bird, Andrew Stanton, John Lasseter, Pete Docter,and Marco Muller. 6th September 2009. They say“We need more women in the industry… and we’re going back to hand drawing!” Nesta Morgan 

Venice 66th Film Festival - Making worlds at Regatta Day - 6th September 2009

On the day of the Cerimonia di premiazione Leone d'Oro alla carriera when John Lasseter and the animation team at Disney Pixar were on stage receiving their awards... over in Venice with a view from the terrace of New Zealand's event for the Art biennale at Fondazione Claudio Buziol, Palazzo Magilli-Valmarana, Cannaregio, I went to see the famous Venice Ragatta as it raced to and fro. Drawn in blue screen, well we ca

An interview and sketch with Pere Portabella, by Nesta Morgan

An interview with Pere Portabella, President of The International Jury of the Orizzonti section, director (Spain) of Die Stille Vor Bach and, this year the 20 minute short film Mudanza (Removal) in the Orizzonti Events.   I had passed through a set of three walls at Arsenale Art Biennale - displaying just walking sticks, and then entered through several adjoining rooms of pure colour - red, green, yellow, blue. As I moved through each space with my eyes closed I could still see thei...


         and Cineuropa's "Wine and Shine" cocktail party was a great success! Yesterday evening, and Cineuropa held a fabulous wine tasting for all festival organizers present at the Cannes Film Festival.It was held on the joint booth of :- Film France,- Ile de France Film Commission - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Film Commission  Thanks specially to the team of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Film Commission who wer...

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FILMFESTIVALS.COM TO PUBLISH FESTIVAL NOVEL IN WEEKLY SERIAL Web 2.0 Festival Novel "A Festival Wife" romantic thriller byex-Variety reporter Rex Weiner to appear online At, the online source for global film festival news and resources, will serialize "A Festival Wife," a first novel by former Variety reporter Rex Weiner, in its weekly newsletter beginning Wednesday, March 25, 2009. The novel...


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