Festival de Cannes Latest News http://www.festival-cannes.fr/ en Sat, 25 Mar 2017 18:15:54 +0100 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:53:00 +0100 <![CDATA[Monica Bellucci, Mistress of Ceremonies 2017]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62171.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62171_58d019e3dde56.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62171_58d019e3dde56" /> </a> Monica Bellucci © Tiziana Fabi / AFP On the invitation of the Festival de Cannes, the Italian actress Monica Bellucci has agreed to play the role of Mistress of the Opening and Closing ... 418cf2770b125931b275a2bde039fbba Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:53:00 +0100 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:35:54 +0100 <![CDATA[Cristian Mungiu, President of the Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62170.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62170_58cfda1f82925.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62170_58cfda1f82925" /> </a> Cristian Mungiu, President of the Cinéfondation and Short Film Jury © Dan Beleiu For the 70th Festival de Cannes (17-28 May), Cristian Mungiu will preside the Cinéfondation and Short Films ... 797f86eab4a61dd7ac8f5a17d1e22c23 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:29:00 +0100 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:25:32 +0100 <![CDATA[L'Atelier 2017]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62169.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62169_58b3f8efd693e.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62169_58b3f8efd693e" /> </a>    The Cinefondation’s Atelier hosts its thirteenth edition this year and will invite to the Festival de Cannes 16 directors whose projects have been considered particularly promising. ... 08888573ea4086f979d4de5f0e6d0296 Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:18:00 +0100 Thu, 16 Mar 2017 11:09:50 +0100 <![CDATA[Pedro Almodóvar, President of the Jury of the 70th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62162.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62162_5881c929d8a84.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62162_5881c929d8a84" /> </a> Pedro Almodovar © El Deseo D.A S.L.U, photos Nico Bustos  The flamboyant icon of Spanish cinema and world-famous director and screenwriter Pedro Almodóvar is to be the next President of the ... 0cc238cc1bc79ee772154653f364a81f Tue, 31 Jan 2017 06:30:00 +0100 Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:10:14 +0100 <![CDATA[Pierre Lescure to continue as President of the Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62160.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62160_5877b58bd40e3.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62160_5877b58bd40e3" /> </a> Pierre Lescure © ATG - Olivier Vigerie As Cannes gears up for its 70th Festival, Pierre Lescure has just been unanimously re-elected President of the organising association. In December 2016, ... 427ebfc4e2f771b80ab1d77884f30aba Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:52:00 +0100 Tue, 31 Jan 2017 09:34:49 +0100 <![CDATA[Press release - Official Selection]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62158.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62158_5739aede3fedd.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62158_5739aede3fedd" /> </a>  Peshmerga by Bernard-Henri Lévy © Margo Cinema The Festival de Cannes has decided to add another film as a Special Screening: Peshmerga by Bernard-Henri Lévy. This film, which we have just ... 89164f0c8d0e1e65b88234badf2fc739 Mon, 16 May 2016 13:01:00 +0200 Thu, 30 Jun 2016 10:30:13 +0200 <![CDATA[The honorary Palme d’or awarded to Jean-Pierre Léaud]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62156.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62156_5730bf530de74.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62156_5730bf530de74" /> </a> Jean-Pierre Léaud at Cannes - 1959 (© AFP) and 2009 (© Anne-Christine Poujoulat / AFP)  After Agnès Varda in 2015, Clint Eastwood, Manoel de Oliveira, Woody Allen and Bernardo Bertolucci in ... 270e14a14a3a88a2e3a2d3891e7fb94d Tue, 10 May 2016 10:00:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:43:44 +0200 <![CDATA[Hands of Stone as a special screening to pay a tribute to Robert De Niro ]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62154.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62153_572854a8c3346.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62153_572854a8c3346" /> </a> Still of Hands of Stone © Daniel McFadden Monday, May, 16th, the Festival de Cannes will welcome Robert De Niro in the Grand Théâtre Lumière of the Palais des Festivals for a unique and ... 4d79b1c6bb5f0618db6f65073b523d73 Tue, 03 May 2016 09:32:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:47:36 +0200 <![CDATA[The Caméra d'or Jury 2016]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62148.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62148_57223d7515620.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62148_57223d7515620" /> </a> Catherine Corsini © Pyramide Distribution The Caméra d’or gathers first films from the Official Selection, the Semaine de la Critique and the Directors’ Fortnight.  It will be handed out ... 7260d3b2eb1e9e5601829e27da204380 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:43:09 +0200 <![CDATA[The Short Films and Cinéfondation Jury 2016]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62146.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62146_571e175b3e150.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62146_571e175b3e150" /> </a>  The first Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury sat in 1998. This year it is presided over by the Japanese director and writer Naomi Kawase, and brings together the following names from the film ... 1ec57a377a12ceffda4eb2f5c7a02f6f Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:42:26 +0200 <![CDATA[Un Certain Regard Jury 2016]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62147.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62147_57222d3f40ea4.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62147_57222d3f40ea4" /> </a>  The Jury of Un Certain Regard will award its prizes during the Closing Ceremony on Saturday, May, 21st. There are 18 films in Competition. The opening film will be Clash by Mohamed Diab ... 04085f01d7e0730287be1c895bf78d82 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:42:17 +0200 <![CDATA[The Jury of the 69th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62145.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62145_571f2f240e4eb.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62145_571f2f240e4eb" /> </a>   The 69th Festival de Cannes will be presided by the Australian director, screenwriter and producer, George Miller. Cannes has always sought to adopt a universal and international approach, ... f2c3bfd23c035d7c929f29fb1a3bb1d0 Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:00:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:42:07 +0200 <![CDATA[Updated Selection Line-up - Cannes 2016]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62142.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62142_5719e73a018dd.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62142_5719e73a018dd" /> </a>  As announced at the press conference on 14th April, the following films – for the most part viewed after this date – complete this year’s Official Selection: IN COMPETITION THE SALESMAN ... 6b61fecd04ad722f84ad4fded792ba75 Fri, 22 Apr 2016 16:40:00 +0200 Tue, 03 May 2016 12:44:26 +0200 <![CDATA[Cannes Classics 2016]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62136.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62136_57167af43809b.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62136_57167af43809b" /> </a>  Bertrand Tavernier © 2016 - Little Bear - Gaumont - Pathé ProductionBertrand Tavernier with a world premiere preview, a conversation with William Friedkin, a 1966 celebration, the 70th ... a56d1a4f6049ac1f43bb49293ab901ad Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:40:00 +0200 Tue, 31 May 2016 16:46:58 +0200 <![CDATA[The 2016 Official Selection]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62135.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62135_570e8cdf98946.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62135_570e8cdf98946" /> </a>    > The Press Conference of April 14th > Download the Press Kit 2016   In CompetitionOpening Film           Woody ALLEN (USA) ... 282ddd73e034fe8f12b1c19dc7ddd35d Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:58:00 +0200 Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:47:27 +0100 <![CDATA[The Short Films Selections at the 69th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62134.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62134_570dfd3001c83.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62134_570dfd3001c83" /> </a>    The announcement of the 2016 Official Selection will begin with the short films Competition and the Cinéfondation Selection, in the run-up to the press conference for the 69th Festival de ... 4779b274410dc90ce964c0b9eb1d1683 Mon, 11 Apr 2016 10:28:00 +0200 Tue, 03 May 2016 12:44:45 +0200 <![CDATA[William Friedkin's Cinema Masterclass]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62130.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62130_570226aa379e3.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62130_570226aa379e3" /> </a> William Friedkin © Pat York American director William Friedkin will give the Cinema Masterclass of the 69th Festival de Cannes. Following in the footsteps ... b989628d43e57e63a25b718ab595cfc3 Mon, 04 Apr 2016 12:15:00 +0200 Mon, 06 Jun 2016 17:39:06 +0200 <![CDATA[Woody Allen's Café Society to open the 69th Festival International du Film]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62127.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62127_56f3c91d0b4bb.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62127_56f3c91d0b4bb" /> </a>  Café Society © Gravier Productions, Inc., Photographer - Sabrina Lantos The 69th Festival International du Film de Cannes will launch with a screening of Woody Allen’s new film, Café ... 6b1f56a9c170aa9426fd695c93f6f904 Tue, 29 Mar 2016 10:00:00 +0200 Mon, 06 Jun 2016 17:40:45 +0200 <![CDATA[Official poster for the 69th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62118.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62118_56efea6b96ee4.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62118_56efea6b96ee4" /> </a>   The official poster for the 69th Festival de Cannes, taking place from 11 to 22 May and presided over by Australian director George Miller, was designed using stills from Jean-Luc Godard's ... 309cc0b3b8544a09ce7f5b5a1930b3b1 Mon, 21 Mar 2016 12:30:00 +0100 Tue, 10 May 2016 10:55:44 +0200 <![CDATA[Naomi Kawase, President of The Cinéfondation and Short Films Jury]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62115.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62115_56e7e76170934.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_en_62115_56e7e76170934" /> </a>   Naomi Kawase © RR  In 2015, Un Certain Regard opened in poetic fashion with Sweet Bean (An) by Naomi Kawase. The Festival de Cannes is honoured to announce that the Japanese director will ... 59d326e2a5571818c60f8623deea9118 Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:43:00 +0100 Tue, 10 May 2016 11:00:00 +0200 <![CDATA[Laurent Lafitte, Master of ceremonies at the 69th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62112.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62112_56e2964d85b2b.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62112_56e2964d85b2b" /> </a> Laurent Lafitte © DR  On the invitation of the Festival de Cannes, the actor Laurent Lafitte has agreed to be Master of Ceremonies throughout the 69th Festival, to be held from 11th to 22nd May ... ea6e5c0cd12d35acf1d2dd8848e92143 Fri, 11 Mar 2016 09:46:00 +0100 Tue, 19 Apr 2016 22:55:31 +0200 <![CDATA[L’Atelier 2016]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62110.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62110_56d979386b914.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62110_56d979386b914" /> </a>   The Cinefondation’s Atelier hosts its 12th edition this year and will invite to the Festival de Cannes 16 directors whose projects have been considered particularly promising. Together with ... 4e9149882e50dae74f2479ef2bea9b7e Wed, 02 Mar 2016 18:11:00 +0100 Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:58:10 +0100 <![CDATA[Statement by Thierry Frémaux]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62101.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62101_56b4b011c3c5c.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62101_56b4b011c3c5c" /> </a> Thierry Frémaux © Marcel Hartmann The information that has appeared in the press recently about my having received a professional offer is accurate, although this proposal was made several ... ba1b626b00a274a7f853b4e61b3c2c00 Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:22:00 +0100 Mon, 29 Feb 2016 14:02:54 +0100 <![CDATA[George Miller to preside the Jury of the 69th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62094.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62094_56a5ea8581896.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62094_56a5ea8581896" /> </a>   George Miller © Carl Court / AFP The 69th Festival de Cannes will be presided by the Australian director, screenwriter and producer, George Miller. Along with his Jury, it will fall to him ... 8b7f2b0562ed775399de9c0974bcdee1 Tue, 02 Feb 2016 08:00:00 +0100 Tue, 10 May 2016 15:54:48 +0200 <![CDATA[FESTIVAL DE CANNES FILM WEEK 2015]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62076.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62076_5658576fe7a13.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62076_5658576fe7a13" /> </a>   For the seventh consecutive year, the Festival de Cannes, the INCAA and the Marché du Film are hosting La Semana de Cine del Festival de Cannes (Festival de Cannes Film Week) in Buenos Aires. ... 62a2093e625d0cd8ed8040dc91e42069 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:47:00 +0100 Tue, 01 Dec 2015 09:57:26 +0100 <![CDATA[PRESS CONFERENCE - Meet the winners of the 68th Festival de Cannes]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62054.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62054_55624549b59bc.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62054_55624549b59bc" /> </a> Their work was rewarded on stage at the Grand Théâtre Lumière, after which they faced journalists' questions for one final time. As the event comes to a close, we get the first reactions of the ... bedc19ea881521e2c21b70d67d97f394 Sun, 24 May 2015 22:50:00 +0200 Mon, 07 Mar 2016 15:02:45 +0100 <![CDATA[Exclusive interviews with members of the Feature Films Jury]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/61954.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_61954_556c6f6a679cd.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_61954_556c6f6a679cd" /> </a>   Read all the interviews given by the members of the Feature Films Jury, as well as those with the Presidents of the Un Certain Regard, Cinéfondation and Short Films, and Caméra d'or ... d92de683847a8332a7b685f47edbd301 Sun, 24 May 2015 22:00:00 +0200 Wed, 30 Sep 2015 18:24:42 +0200 <![CDATA[PRESS CONFERENCE - Feature Film Jury]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62045.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62045_55622cb73268a.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62045_55622cb73268a" /> </a> The Feature Film Jury of the 68th Festival de Cannes, presided by Joel and Ethan Coen, with Sophie Marceau, Jake Gyllenhaal, Sienna Miller, Guillermo Del Toro, Rokia Traoré, Xavier Dolan and ... 07753041dbdac79827c1fe512b7b43b0 Sun, 24 May 2015 21:03:00 +0200 Wed, 30 Sep 2015 18:21:32 +0200 <![CDATA[All the 68th Festival de Cannes Awards]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62010.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62010_556221e2bf7a1.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62010_556221e2bf7a1" /> </a> The Jury & the Winners © AFP / V. Hache  The Jury of the 68th Festival de Cannes, presided by Joel and Ethan Coen, has revealed the names of the 2015 prize-winners during the Awards Ceremony. ... 4c96ca120bda9da06e9483614f854d2b Sun, 24 May 2015 19:53:00 +0200 Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:23:35 +0200 <![CDATA[AWARDS - Palme d'or]]> <a href="http://www.festival-cannes.fr//en/article/62024.html"> <img width="143" src="http://www.festival-cannes.fr/thumb.php?sourceDirectory=/assets/Image/Pages/&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62024_5562192a9481f.jpg&amp;predefinedSize=bigThumb" alt="&amp;sourceFile=ImageResume_fr_62024_5562192a9481f" /> </a>  The Palme d’or has been awarded to Dheepan, by Jacques Audiard.After receiving the prize, presented by the actress Cécile de France and the two Presidents of the Feature Films Jury, Joel and ... 10eccc62ecae8bdc23eeef09d943668a Sun, 24 May 2015 19:40:00 +0200 Tue, 02 Jun 2015 12:53:55 +0200