Director Lanthimos in Cannes again with latest offering


Greek film director Yorgos Lanthimos (from left), actors Sunny Suljic, Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman and producer Ed Guiney pose for photographers upon arrival at the screening of "The Killing of a Sacred Deer" at the 70th international Cannes film festival on Monday. Reaction to the new film by Lanthimos, who also directed "The Lobster" and "Dogtooth," was mixed, with both cheers and boos following its screening. Of her role in the film, Kidman said, "I want to support people who are trying different things or have a very, very unique filmmaking style." [AP]