Six international, national and local environmental projects supported by the Festival

The 74th edition of the Festival is underpinned by a sense of reuniting and coming together around this year’s selection – and a commitment to the environment and protecting our planet, too. Starting this year with several striking measures, the Festival…

Bong Joon Ho returns to Cannes!

The Korean director will be back on the Croisette, after the triumph of Parasite in 2019, the latest Palme d’or to date and the first in the history of Korean cinema. Bong Joon Ho will be one of the special guests at…

Get to know the whole story of the Festival de Cannes before the big night of July 6th!

From this evening – Friday, July 2nd – and throughout the weekend, you can watch previews of Olivia de Havilland, l’insoumise (The Rebellious Olivia de Havilland), by Daphné Baiwir, and Morceaux de Cannes (Pieces of Cannes) by Emmanuel Barnault: two landmark documentaries available for free on…

Jodie Foster, Matt Damon, Isabelle Huppert, Marco Bellocchio and Steve McQueen, “Rendez-vous”… at the Festival de Cannes!

Launched in the 90s, “Masterclasses” became a highlight of the 12 days at Cannes over the years. The Festival even decided to rename them “Rendez-vous with…” in 2018 and to stage more of them, so that the personal visions and…

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 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…

74th Festival de Cannes: additions to the Official Selection

As announced during the press conference on June 3rd, and as is the tradition – 9 additional films in 2019 -, here are the films that will be added to the 2021 Official Selection.   OUT OF COMPETITION Where is Anne…

San Sebastián welcomes the Festival de Cannes!

Cannes continues “Beyond the walls”! After a wonderful event in Deauville, the Festival de Cannes is continuing to join the films from its Official Selection that were not able to be shown on La Croisette. The event will be held…

Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 2

One would expect Cannes to be sunny and warm but the past couple days have been wet rainy and a bit cold. So umbrellas here have been a much-needed accessory – for without one arriving on the red carpet all…

Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 1

The first day in Cannes and the Film Festival is in full kick-off mode so I’ve hit the ground running. First stop was to pick up accreditation because without this there is no access to pretty much nothing. I watched…