The American Pavilion has announced the programming for its 25th anniversary at the Cannes Film Festival. Guests will include actor Randy Quaid, screenwriter and filmmaker James Toback, comedic actor and "Nebraska" star Will Forte, director Stephen Frears, composer Cliff Martinez and many more, along with a special panel honoring film critic Roger Ebert.
Journalists from The Hollywood Reporter, Indiewire, Variety, Deadline and the Los Angeles Times will serve as moderators for the series panels. Indiewire's own Dana Harris will moderate a discussion on marketing and distribution on May 18.
Below is the full program schedule:
Thursday, May 16 at 3pm - Industry In Focus: 3D Content Creation: From Script to Business
Friday, May 17 at 3pm – Industry In Focus: Women in Film – moderated by Jacqueline Lyang
Saturday, May 18 at 11am – Industry In Focus: Marketing and Distribution – moderated by Dana Harris
Saturday, May 18 at 3pm – Industry In Focus: Digital Hollywood – moderated by Kevin Winston
Sunday, May 19 at 3pm – In Conversation: American Directors in Film – moderated by Aaron Hillis
Sunday, May 19 at 9pm - Queer Night Party
Monday, May 20 at 11am - Industry In Focus: Finance - moderated by Pam McClintock
Monday, May 20 at 3pm - Industry In Focus: State of the Indie Film Industry - moderated by Pete Hammond
Tuesday, May 21 at 2pm - Industry In Focus: American Producers - moderated by Scott Macaulay
Tuesday, May 21 at 3pm- Music In Film-moderated by Thom Powers.
Wednesday, May 22 at 2pm – In Conversation with Randy Quaid – moderated by Logan Hill
Wednesday, May 22 at 3:30pm – In Conversation with Will Forte – moderated by Kyle Buchanan
Thursday, May 23 – 10:30am- Emerging Filmmaker Showcase
Thursday, May 23 at 3pm – Roger Ebert –Special Critics Panel – Moderated by Annette Insdorf