'Wildlife' Starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan to Headline Cannes Critics' Week
According to Variety, The Cannes Film Festival Critics' Week will open with "Wildlife," starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan.
"'Wildlife' has a TIMELESS dimension, as well as a social bent because it deals with the struggles of the white working class while also exploring the characters' emotions with great sensibility," said Charles Tesson, the artistic director of the week.
"Wildlife" is the only American film to be showcased at this year's Critics' Week.
Read more about the rest of the films here.
Wildlife is a 2018 American drama directed by Paul Dano and co-written by Dano and Zoe Kazan. It is based on the 1990 novel Wildlife by Richard Ford. The film will star Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan, Ed Oxenbould, and Zoe Margaret Colletti, and will mark Dano's debut as a director.
The film had its premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
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