30+ photos of Sicario cast and crew from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival Official Photo Call and World Premiere at the Palais des Festivals (Tuesday, May 19, 2015).
As we previously mentioned, one of the main contenders for high honors at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival is Lionsgate’s Sicario. Yesterday, stars Emily Blunt, Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin, Director Denis Villeneuve, Producers Basil Iwanyk and Molly Smith, and Director of Photography Roger Deakins appeared at the Cannes official photo call at the and then completed a press conference for the film. Later that evening, cast and crew also walked the Palais des Festivals red carpet before Sicario‘s in-competition screening/world premiere.
Thanks to Lionsgate, we have 30+ photos from the two events to share. Check them out below:
Sicario opens in the US in limited release on September 18, 2015, and opens wide on September 25, 2015.
In Mexico, SICARIO means hitman.
In the lawless border area stretching between the U.S. and Mexico, an idealistic FBI agent (Emily Blunt) is enlisted by an elite government task force official (Josh Brolin) to aid in the escalating war against drugs.
Led by an enigmatic consultant with a questionable past (Benicio Del Toro), the team sets out on a clandestine journey forcing Kate to question everything that she believes in order to survive.