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…

The new film by Mamoru Hosoda will world premiere

Belle, the animation film by the Japanese director Mamoru Hosoda will be presented in world premiere during the 74th Festival de Cannes in the Cannes Premiere section. Following Wolf Children (2012), The Boy and the Beast (2015), and Mirai (2018), it is the first official Selection…

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…

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…

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…

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 films of the Official Selection 2021 Cannes film festival

On Thursday 3 June at 11am, Pierre Lescure and Thierry Frémaux presented the Official Selection of the 74th Festival de Cannes at the UGC Normandie in Paris. Discover the list of selected films in Competition, Un Certain Regard, Out of…

Cannes film festival Live announcement: the Official Selection 2021!

The Official Selection of the 74th edition of the Festival de Cannes will be revealed on 3 June at 11:00 am, during the annual event attended by the French and international press, in addition to Pierre Lescure, the Festival de…

The Festival de Cannes commits for the environment

Wherever we are in the world, we face decisive environmental challenges. In 2021, conscious of its role and duties, the Festival de Cannes puts in place a series of measures aiming at implementing its presence and future in an essential…