4K Restoration of Stanley Kubrick’s ‘The Shining’ to Premiere at Cannes Film Festival
This year’s Cannes Classics lineup has been announced and the top billing is Stanley Kubrick’s remastered version of ‘The Shining’ presented by Alfonso Cuarón. The ‘Roma’ filmmaker will be on hand to introduce Kubrick’s horror classic, which is in the program alongside ‘Easy Rider,’ three films from Luis Buñuel, Lina Wertmüller’s “Seven Beauties,” two from Milos Forman, and many others.
Midnight Screening of “The Shining”
The ultimate horror film for an event screening presented by Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón.
“The Shining” by Stanley Kubrick (1980, 2h26, UK / USA)
A Presentation of Warner Bros. The 4K remastering was done using a new 4K scan of the original 35mm camera negative. The mastering was done at Warner Bros. Motion Picture Imaging, and the color grading was done by Janet Wilson, with supervision from Stanley Kubrick’s former personal assistant Leon Vitali.
Cannes runs from May 14 – May 25.