L’Atelier 2021

The Cinefondation’s Atelier hosts its seventeenth edition this year and will invite to the Festival de Cannes 15 directors whose projects have been considered particularly promising. Together with their producers, they will be able to meet potential partners, a necessary…

The actress Mélanie Thierry, President of the Camera d’or Jury

The French actress Mélanie Thierry will be the President of the 2021 Camera d’or that will award a first feature film selected at the Festival de Cannes. « Nothing is as fragile or as miraculous as a first movie. This…

OSS 117, Alerte rouge en Afrique noire (From Africa With Love) for the Final Screening of the 74th Festival de Cannes!

In 2019, Hors Normes (The Specials), directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano, closed a memorable edition. The Festival is pleased to announce that OSS 117, Alerte rouge en Afrique noire (From Africa With Love), directed by Nicolas Bedos and starring Jean Dujardin and Pierre Niney,…

The Jury of the 74th Festival de Cannes

Around the President Spike Lee, five women and 3 men of seven nationalities, coming from five continents will have the privilege to discover the 24 films of the 2021 international Competition. As a reflect of the official Selection, almost the…

Jelmoli is Official Co-Partner of the Zurich Film Festival

The Green Carpet will be rolled out at Jelmoli this coming September. As a new Co-Partner of the Zurich Film Festival, the spotlight of the Zurich-based premium department store this autumn will be on film, fashion and the perfect Green…

The Story of Film: A New Generation by Mark Cousins, an exclusive screening for the launch of the Official Selection

Cinema’s recent past welcomes its immediate future! Original and ultra-contemporary, the latest episode of The Story of Film by Mark Cousins, a masterpiece dedicated to the history of cinema, will be showcased in Cannes on Tuesday, July 6th. Mark Cousins is an…

Marx Can Wait: a new film and an Honorary Palme d’or for Marco Bellocchio

Second guest of honor of this 74th edition after Jodie Foster attending the Opening Ceremony, Italian director Marco Bellocchio will present his new feature film in the Cannes Premiere section, on Friday, July 16th, after having met the audience the previous evening at…

MyFrenchFilmFestival Cannes Special Edition

After many long months in which almost all of the world’s theater screens were empty, we are delighted to see the progressive reopening of theaters in France and abroad. The 2021 edition of the Cannes Film Festival, one of the…

Cinema for the climate

In 2021 and given the urgency of the situation, protecting the environment is at the heart of the Festival de Cannes‘ preoccupations, reflected up to its Official Selection. The Selection was already bearing that mark, when in 2007, Al Gore…

The poster of the 74th Festival de Cannes

For the immense impatience to finally find ourselves again in the Cannes setting: the seaside, the palm trees and the silver screen, just like a blank page, that will welcome the films of the Official Selection… For that curious look he is…