For its Opening the filmfestival in Cannes will show Moonrise Kingdom , by Wes Anderson.
Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965,
Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two 12-year-olds who fall in love,
make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. As
various authorities try to hunt them down, a violent storm is brewing
off-shore – and the peaceful island community is turned upside down in
every which way. Bruce Willis plays the local sheriff, Captain Sharp.
Edward Norton is a Khaki Scout troop leader, Scout Master Ward. Bill
Murray and Frances McDormand portray the young girl’s parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Bishop. The cast also includes Tilda Swinton, Jason Schwartzman,
and Bob Balaban; and introduces Jared Gilman and Kara Hayward as Sam
and Suzy, the boy and girl.