"Skoonheid" selected for 64th Cannes International Film festival

"Skoonheid", the first official franco-South African coproduction under the cinema coproduction treaty signed last year, has been invited to compete at the prestigious and glamourous Cannes Film festival, which will take place from the 11th to the 22nd of May. This film is the second long feature of Oliver Hermanus, a talented South African filmmaker of only 27 years old. Oliver, who attended the Cinefondation in 2009, was recently involved in 1st edition of the Festival du Film Français as guest curator.