Jeff Nichols

The Final Frontier: Talking Exascale With Oak Ridge’s Jeff Nichols

Just ahead of the revelations about the feeds and speeds of the “Frontier” supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory concurrent with the International Supercomputing conference in Hamburg, Germany and the concurrent publishing of the summer Top500 rankings of supercomputers, we had a chat with Jeff Nichols, who has steered the creation of successive generations of supercomputers at Oak Ridge.

‘Titane’ Actor Vincent Lindon to Lead 75th Cannes Film Festival Jury with Noomi Rapace, Jeff Nichols, Asghar Farhadi

Click here to read the full article. Following a tortuous journey and dozens of crazy rumors, the Cannes Film Festival has landed Vincent Lindon, the French actor of last year’s Palme d’Or winning “Titan,” as jury president of its 75th edition. Lindon, who won best actor in 2015 for his role in Stephane Brizé’s movie “The Measure of a Man,” will be the first French star to be jury president since Isabelle Huppert in 2009. The festival said “French celebrities have often held this role in an anniversary year, such as Yves Montand in 1987 for the 40th Festival, Gérard Depardieu...

Vincent Lindon Set As Jury President For Cannes Film Festival; Rebecca Hall, Noomi Rapace, Jeff Nichols & Asghar Farhadi Among Jury Members

Click here to read the full article. The Cannes Film Festival has set Vincent Lindon as its jury president for the 75th edition, which kicks off next month. The French actor, who won the Best Actor award in Cannes in 2015 for his role in The Measure Of A Man, starred in last year’s Palme d’Or winner Titane. Joining jury this year are: actor-director-writer Rebecca Hall; Swedish star Noomi Rapace; director-screenwriter Jeff Nichols; Iranian director-writer Asghar Farhadi; India’s Deepika Padukone; Italian actor-director Jasmine Trinca; French director-writer-actor Ladj Ly; and Norwegian helmer Joachim Trier. The festival also announced that Trinca’s debut feature film...

Jeff Nichols Out As Director For Next ‘A Quiet Place’

Quiet on the set. Cue the next director. Paramount Pictures is actively looking for a new director for its third A Quiet Place entry, as Jeff Nichols this week passed on helming the next film in the successful horror franchise, according to a report on Deadline. Nichols reportedly will focus...

Jeff Nichols No Longer Making The Quiet Place Spin-Off

Even before A Quiet Place Part II became one of the first films to really perform at the box office in the pandemic era, there was interest in the widening scope of the movie's universe. We learned in November last year that Midnight Special's Jeff Nichols would be directing a spin-off set in the same creature-ravaged world, and Quiet Place overseer John Krasinski even enthused about the choice to Empire. It's not happening now, though – at least with Nichols, as he's decided to focus on his own work.