CANNES, France—In 2007 it was No Country for Old Men and The Diving Bell and the Butterfly. In 2009 it was Inglourious Basterds and A Prophet. A bit more than halfway through this year’s Cannes Film Festival, it’s not too early to predict which films will endure long after the last beachside-club guard dog scampers to different pastures.
Here are six movies you didn’t know before that you’re almost certainly to know about after the festival shuts its doors.
—Steven Zeitchik - Los Angeles Times (MCT)