Prior to Coppola, the last woman to receive the award for Best Director was Soviet filmmaker Yuliya Solntseva for The Chronicle of Flaming Years , way back in 1961. The film " The Square ", which presents a satirical exploration of the art world, was seen by many as an unexpected, but solid choice for the prestigious award.
The best screenplay prize was shared by Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos's dysfunctional family drama The Killing of a Sacred Deer and British veteran Lynne Ramsay's You Were Never Really Here , about a war veteran's attempts to rescue a young woman from a sex trafficking ring.
An image released by Greater Manchester Police showing Salman Abedi. Only the straps of the rucksack - a bag containing tricyclic acetone peroxide, bolts and nails - are visible in the pictures. Photos showed an army bomb-disposal unit at the property. British police earlier said they believe an apartment in the city centre was where he put together his device.
The follow-up to the saga-reviving The Force Awakens , it's set to take things into new territory, but, in typical fashion, we don't know an very bad lot about it. Fans quickly spotted his seemingly shifted position from when he was bashed up by Rey, played by Daisy Ridley, during The Force Awakens . The good news is that it gives us more time to speculate and come up with new theories about the Supreme Leader.
The visiting Celtics turned in another determined effort, defending stoutly and executing expertly on offense to shoot to an early lead, while forcing LeBron James to the bench in early foul trouble. "They had their way with us offensively in that first half", Lue said. "I'm going to be honest, I'm not in the right mind to even talk about Golden State", James told ESPN .
But when you choose to wear a thigh split dress at any kind of social event - particularly one at which paparazzi are most definitely going to be in attendance - you've got to be careful about just how high up the thigh it splits. United States model Bella Hadid (L) and her father Mohamed Hadid arrive on May 17, 2017 for the screening of the film " Ismael's Ghosts " (Les Fantomes d'Ismael) during the opening ceremony of the 70th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes , southern ...
When asked if he would sing at the star's next nuptials - were she to marry again - Chrissy Teigen's husband told The Sun : "Sure, why not?" "Who's the one that you go over to say the hello?" 'Apparently he had been with Cheryl when Simon told her that I fancied her - she had turned bright red and left the room!' And it turns out that when it came to the start of their relationship, he and Cheryl had such jam packed lives that he only met her dad after they knew they were expecting ...
During the meeting at Trump Tower in New York City, Kushner proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor, according to The Washington Post , citing anonymous USA officials who were briefed on intelligence reports on intercepted Russian communications.
Check out the electrifying moment in the video above. Allman endured the deaths of several band members-his brother and Oakley both died in similar motorcycle accidents and, earlier this year, Trucks committed suicide-six failed marriages, including one to Cher , almost constant legal disputes and all too constant and highly public battles with drugs, alcohol, and health problems.
Authorities say a shooting spree that left eight people dead in MS began with a call regarding a domestic dispute. What started as a domestic argument over child custody ended with eight people dead in an area about 70 miles south of Jackson, Mississippi late Saturday night.
I consider myself to be the type of girls who love infinitely strong. Both The Weeknd and Selena Gomez prefer to keep their relationship private. According to US Magazine , the singer explains about her relationships, boyfriend and how she is in the relationship. All my energy goes to the people I love and wanting to make things that make people feel something.' she continued.
Lise Grande told the BBC residents were in grave danger as so-called Islamic State (IS) was directly targeting families. Residents in the Old City sounded desperate in telephone interviews over the past few days. The secretary-general said that even though the United Nations is not present on the fighting settings to move terrorists away the west of the Iraqi city still has alarming reports on its crimes against population.
The following investigation involved around 1,000 officers, as a huge operation was launched to suppress any further terror threats posed by Abedi's potential network. Only the straps of the rucksack - a bag containing tricyclic acetone peroxide, bolts and nails - are visible in the pictures. Among those in custody is Abedi's brother Ismail, who was arrested in Whalley Range, south Manchester, on Tuesday.
The film, a savagely amusing takedown of political correctness and the things we choose to hang in art galleries, had premiered to strong reviews - but even director Ruben Ostlund was shocked as he picked up the award, shouting, "Oh my God, oh my God!" Sofia is the second female director to have ever won the prestigious award, the first being Yuliya Solntseva for her film The Chronicle of Flaming Years back in 1961.
Trump, surrounded by Saudi officials, bops back and forth with a smile on his face, while White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, chief of staff Reince Priebus and chief economic adviser Gary Cohn appear more reserved in their moves. Despite the president's claim, White House aides have tried to play down expectations for significant progress on the peace process during Trump's stop.
Posted to her Instagram and Twitter , the "Side to Side" songstress penned a lengthy love letter to her fans further expressing her condolences to the victims, families and the Manchester metropolis as a whole. "Music is something that everyone on Earth can share". After the bombing, Grande suspended her Dangerous Woman tour and canceled several shows in Europe.
From the bottom of my heart, I am so, so sorry", Grande expressed . But Patrick Millsaps wasn't willing to let the pop star carry the burden. "You don't have a dadgum thing to apologize for", Millsaps wrote . "Girl, you deserve it!" A child places flowers in a square in central Manchester on May 24 after the suicide attack at an Ariana Grande concert which killed 22 people .
But he couldn't just leave the stage without complimenting the admittedly gorgeous Vanessa Hudgens who hosted the awards show alongside Ludacris . This is a picture of Drake backstage paying homage to one of the most iconic singers in history, Celine Dion .
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that he will keep his medal from Saturday's FA Cup final success against Chelsea . For once, so much went right for Wenger, even with a patched-up, injury-depleted defense featuring Per Mertesacker, the team's captain, who was making his first start in more than a year, explained New York Times.
Almost half a million people have been displaced due to the flood and earth slips, Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne said. The DMC said around 2,040 people were evacuated and more than 61,000 were affected by the rain that started early Friday.
A movie by an Iranian who was arrested for his work in Iran won the " Un Certain Regard " competition at the Cannes Film Festival on Saturday, bolstering the country's filmmakers' reputation for defying the censors to make high-quality films.
The Hoops fell behind to an early Jonny Hayes strike before Stuart Armstrong's leveller and Australian global Tom Rogic's dramatic stoppage time strike sealed only the fourth domestic treble in the club's 129-year history. "This is the best feeling ever. I'm proud to play a part in it and proud to be a part of this club". "I think that any time you lose a game in injury time is hard but it's compounded by it being a cup final", McInnes said .
Dwayne Johnson is Mitch, the chief lifeguard of Emerald Bay in Florida. Overall: Because Baywatch doesn't trust itself, there's nothing fresh enough here to please modern viewers and no reason to justify rebooting an original property that was always best cherished in the form of posters hung on the walls of pubescent boys in the days before internet porn.
The film's satire and exploration of moral dilemmas culminated in one of the festival's most eye-catching scenes. The story centers on a man who is overseeing a new art installation called The Square , a sanctuary where anyone entering it is supposed to abide by humanitarian values - but things quickly go awry.
Performers sang along and hugged one another. "This was a hard business decision to make, but by ending the circus tours, we will be able to concentrate on the other lines of business within the Feld Entertainment portfolio", said Juliette Feld, chief operating officer.
Authorities said they had made major progress in unravelling the plot behind the concert bombing but acknowledged there were still gaps in their knowledge. Greater Manchester Police said on Sunday that they had arrested a 14th person in connection with the attack. Seven other men are in custody in connection with Monday's blast, with police and security agencies working to prevent further attacks.
The latest arrest took place in the Rusholme ward of Manchester on Friday and followed by a few hours the detention of another suspect in the inner-city Moss Side neighbourhood, Efe news reported. "This will not change", she said. "There will be more arrests and there will be more searches", he said. "We will continue in honor of the ones we lost, their loved ones, my fans and all affected by this tragedy", she wrote.
Barcelona had a disappointing season after they ended up runners-up to Real Madrid in La Liga on the last day of the league season and were eliminated from the UEFA Champions League by Juventus in the quarter-finals . "I hope he can leave on a high, with one more trophy". Alaves boss Mauricio Pellegrino was equally in awe of the five-time World Player of the Year.
The tragedy doesn't come from the tainted brand of Baywatch , but of its principle actors buoyed by Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson and Zac Efron. Meanwhile, The Hollywood Reporter is estimating that the worldwide take of " Pirates " (which cost $200 million to make) could exceed $300 million in its opening weekend.
The period drama, a remake of Clint Eastwood's 1971 film of the same name, stars Colin Farrell as a wounded soldier during the American Civil War, featuring alongside Nicole Kidman , Kirsten Dunst, and Elle Fanning . Moved, Almodovar then broke down into tears, saying "The majority of us loved Robin Campillo's movie, I'm sure it's going to be successful everywhere".
May also said in televised comments that the terror threat level would remain at "critical" - the maximum level - after being raised on Tuesday following the attack in which 22 people were killed. One of the eight men still being held was arrested in Wigan. One of the men in custody is believed to be Ismail Abedi, the brother of the bomber, Salman Abedi .
After celebrating the win by dumping a bottle of 2 percent milk on his head, Sato said it was a "fantastic race". Takuma Sato won the 101st Indianapolis 500 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, marking his first Indianapolis 500 victory.
The winners were announced on Sunday, the final day of the festival. Jury member Will Smith made the best of the situation, pretending to be Kidman. The main prize went to the film A Man of Integrity , from Iranian director Mohammad Rasoulof. The jury included Will Smith, Jessica Chastain , Fan Bingbing, Agnès Jaoui, Park Chan-wook, Maren Ade, Paolo Sorrentino and Gabriel Yared.
Allman Brothers Band's Gregg Allman has died Saturday , May 27, 2017 at the age of 69 in his Savannah, Georgia home. A Georgia family is remembering the late Gregg Allman , who gave family members the surprise of a lifetime when he crashed an engagement party over Labor Day weekend past year.
King Salman expressed Saudi Arabia's preparedness to stand behind and back Egypt until terrorism is removed from its roots and seizes to exist in any form. The attack comes as the country is still under a three- month state of emergency period following twin attacks on Coptic churches on Palm Sunday last month that killed dozens of people, in attacks claimed by ISIS.
The plot, featuring Quantico's Priyanka Chopra as an excessively motivated villain (she's a sleazy real-estate developer and a drug kingpin), drags on for almost two hours, and the characters aren't even remotely as well-defined as their abs.
The first pictures of Benicio del Toro and Laura Dern in Star Wars: The Last Jedi have been unveiled. As we know, J.J. Abrams kept the series' original leading man out of the Force Awakens proceedings until the final moments, when we cut to black on Luke and his magnificent retirement beard eyeing Rey ( Daisy Ridley ) without saying a word.
Mr. Trump is not the only US president to urge allies to increase military spending, but he is the first to not explicitly commit to NATO's collective defense clause: "An attack on one is an attack on all". The address created one of several awkward moments, as several leaders including Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel could be seen grimacing and rolling their eyes.
Nock, who has a signature shock of two-foot-tall blond hair, performed with the Ringling circus from 2000-2008, spoke Sunday just before the second-to-last ever circus show. The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, the most famous American circus, ended its 146-year reign Sunday as one of the world's biggest big tops.
With seven Bond films, Moore played the role more often than any of the other Bonds such as Sean Connery and Daniel Craig . Moore said his most enjoyable Bond experience came in The Spy Who Loved Me , memorable for a cast of villains that included Jaws played by Richard Kiel - who died in 2014 - and gadgets including a Lotus Esprit sports auto which doubled as a submarine.