Festival de Cannes

Hong Kong protest documentary gets late Cannes slot

"Revolution of our Times" shows the Hong Kong government's violent suppression of protests sparked by the introduction of an extradition bill allowing Hong Kong citizens to be handed over to China.

published on : 16th July 2021

This is the moment for women to enter the film industry, Jodie Foster tells Cannes

Foster received a lifetime achievement for her work that has included star turns in "Taxi Driver" and "Bugsy Malone" when she was a child, through to her Oscar-winning role in "Silence of the Lambs".

published on : 8th July 2021

From its history to new rules, all you need to know about the Cannes film festival

C for cinema, C for Cannes? Nope, Besides all the films and the film stars and the models, the Cannes film festival is also synonymous for its glamorous parties and haute couture.

published on : 8th May 2018

Scandal, protesting stars and bans as Cannes film festival opens

The most political Cannes film festival in years opens Tuesday with female stars vowing to protest on the red carpet, two top directors barred from attending and bans hanging over other movies.

published on : 8th May 2018