International Rescue

International and Film Festival Publicity

Since 2010, film publicists Charles McDonald, Matthew Sanders and Manlin Sterner have worked in partnership at each of the major European film festivals. 

Cannes titles include Pedro Almodovar's PAIN AND GLORY, JULIETA and THE SKIN I LIVE IN, Jim Jarmusch's THE DEAD DON'T DIE, PATERSON, GIMME DANGER and ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE, Pawel Pawlikowski's COLD WAR, Hirokazu Kore-eda's SHOPLIFTERS, John Cameron Mitchell's HOW TO TALK TO GIRLS AT PARTIES, Vanessa Redgrave's SEA SORROW, Ken Loach's SORRY WE MISSED YOU, I, DANIEL BLAKE, JIMMY'S HALL and THE ANGEL'S SHARE, Xavier Dolan's IT'S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD and LAURENCE ANYWAYS, Maïwenn's MON ROI, Olivier Assayas's PERSONAL SHOPPER and CLOUDS OF SILS MARIA, Justin Kurzel's MACBETH and SNOWTOWN, David Cronenberg’s MAPS TO THE STARS, Sofia Coppola's THE BLING RING, Lynne Ramsay's WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN, Ruairi Robinson’s THE LAST DAYS ON MARS, Walter Salles' ON THE ROAD and Michel Gondry’s THE WE AND THE I . 

Venice titles include Saverio Costanzo's MY BRILLIANT FRIEND, Andrew Haigh's LEAN ON PETE, Andrea Pallaoro's HANNAH, Paolo Sorrentino's TV series THE YOUNG POPE, Luca Guadagnino’s A BIGGER SPLASH, David Oelhoffen’s LOIN DES HOMMES, Errol Morris’s THE UNKNOWN KNOWN, Xavier Dolan's TOM AT THE FARM, Lukas Moodysson’s WE ARE THE BEST!, Mira Nair’s THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST, Tobias Lindholm’s A WAR and A HIJACKING, David Cronenberg's A DANGEROUS METHOD, Olivier Assayas's SOMETHING IN THE AIR, Andrea Arnold's WUTHERING HEIGHTS, Sofia Coppola's SOMEWHERE and Casey Affleck's I'M STILL HERE.

Berlin titles include Fatih Akin's THE GOLDEN GLOVE, Claudio Giovannesi's LA PAZANZA DEI BAMBINI, Erik Poppe's U-JULY 22, Pernille Fischer Christensen's BECOMING ASTRID, Francis Lee's GOD'S OWN COUNTRY, Sally Potter's THE PARTY, Susanne Bier's TV series THE NIGHT MANAGER, Rosemary Myers' GIRL ASLEEP, Anton Corbijn’s LIFE, Andrew Haigh’s 45 YEARS, Malgoska Szumowska's IN THE NAME OF, Kim Mordaunt's THE ROCKET, Wim Wenders' PINA, Barnaby Southcombe’s I, ANNA, Ken Loach’s THE SPIRIT of ’45 and Joshua Marston's THE FORGIVENESS OF BLOOD.

The team's ongoing international publicity projects include the Fremantle/Amazon Prime Video series AMERICAN GODS, Paolo Sorrentino's THE YOUNG POPE, Luca Guadagnino's A BIGGER SPLASH and Michel Gondry's MOOD INDIGO.


Charles McDonald                     

Tel: +44 7785 246 377


Matthew Sanders

Tel: +44 7815 130 390


Manlin Sterner                   

Tel: +33 6 63 76 31 13