Shoplifters winner palme Cannes

Cannes 2018: all the winners, with quotes

“Modest masterpiece” – shoplifters – is the Palme winner It’s a wrap. The 71st Cannes Film festival closed after reportedly intense discussions among the...
Donbass, movie by Sergei Loniysa

Un Certain Regard jury 2018 leans towards political commentary

The five jury members of this year’s Un Certain Regard sidebar in Cannes are an interesting panel, and one that is clearly oriented towards...
Main hall Cannes railway station

Travel strikes to continue through April 2018

Travelers in France: prepare for disruption Public sector strikes will continue in France through the month of April 2018. The reasons are based on...

How to attend free screenings at the Cannes TV series festival

If you like TV series, Cannes is the place to be in April 2018 The Cannes TV series festival,...
Gilles Jacob, festival de CANNES

Gilles Jacob not re-elected to the Cannes Festival board of directors

A page turns in the history of Cannes In a move which has surprised the movie world, Gilles Jacob, the former president of the...
esports bar, Cannes

The rise and rise of eSports

Cannes hosts second eSports Bar The esports business model starts here Riding on the crest of the esports wave, Reed Midem is hosting the...

Italian movie festival kicks off in Cannes

Previews and classics from Italian cinema Italian cinema seems to have slipped from the headlines in many ways. But the second Festival du Cinéma...

Scooter Braun to keynote at MIDEM 2018

The new pop svengali to receive Midem’s first Hall of Fame award Unless you follow the biz side of the music biz, the name...
Cate Blanchett outside theatre

Cate Blanchett announced as Cannes 2018 jury prez

Australian actress promises an invigorating Festival de Cannes Heads have been nodding in approval since the news that Cate Blanchett will head the jury...
Reveillon de stars à Cannes

New Years Eve and fireworks in Cannes

Those few minutes when we go from 2017 to 2018 will be noisy in Cannes, as once again it will host the annual New...