Cannes

Commune in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

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Cannes is a city located on the French Riviera. It is a commune located in the Alpes-Maritimes department, and host city of the annual Cannes Film Festival, Midem, and Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. The city is known for its association with the rich and famous, its luxury hotels and restaurants, and for several conferences. On 3 November 2011 it also played host to the G20 organisation of industrialised nations.

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Rights groups are railing against this year’s Cannes Film Festival for its decision to honour legendary French actor Alain Delon, whose views on women,..
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China’s Diao Yinan takes film noir to a new level of darkness with his fugitive thriller “The Wild Goose Lake”, while Algeria’s Mounia Meddour brings a..
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Activists and the film crew of Que Sea Ley documentary wore green and chanted "solidarity" in a pro-choice protest.
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When Kleber Mendonça Filho’s last film was at the Cannes Film Festival, its resonance with Brazil’s political turmoil was uncanny. In "Aquarius", a..
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Cannes, France - Actress Eva Longoria said restrictive abortion laws passed in Alabama and Missouri are a threat to women, with stars set to protest against the..
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Pedro Almodovar recaptures the emotional heft of his finest work with the self-referential “Pain and Glory”, while Jessica Hausner's sci-fi outing "Little..
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Eve Jackson tells us about Spanish director Pedro Almodovar's "Pain and Glory", his most personal film yet. She also tells us why she was taken with "5B", a..
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At the press conference for Elton John biopic "Rocketman" in Cannes, Scottish actor Richard Madden, who is being tipped as the next James Bond, says "it's..
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Elton John brought a shot of star power with "Rocketman", but the kick in the gut came from two-time Palme d’Or-winner Ken Loach, whose heart-wrenching..
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Elton John brought sparkle to his tuxedo at Cannes 2019 but it was Deepika Padukone who turned up the style volume to 11. Priyanka Chopra eluded Hollywood..
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Cardi B is most nominated act at 2019 BET Awards; Elton John lands "Rocketman" in Cannes; "The Big Bang Theory" closes with emotional final episode. (May..
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Elton John and Bernie Taupin reflect on how emotional they felt watching biopic "Rocketman," as Elton and the film's star - Taron Egerton - duet on the title..
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British pop artist Rita Ora gave an intimate, acoustic performance of her greatest hits at the Cannes Film Festival in France. (16 May)         ......
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Two-time Palme D'or winner Ken Loach premieres his latest film "Sorry We Missed You" at the Cannes Film Festival. (May 17)
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Supported by Bono and Julianne Moore, and co-directed by two-time Oscar nominee Dan Krauss ("Extremis", "The Kill Team") and Paul Haggis, "5B" delves into the..
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Elton John and his biopic "Rocketman" landed at the Cannes Film Festival, where the 72-year-old came dressed in a tuxedo with "Rocket Man" emblazoned on the..
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Along with Julianne Moore, the stars brought glamour to the Les Miserables red carpet. (May 15)
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A French power couple went on trial this week, suspected of having hidden millions of euros in ill-gotten assets. We also take a look at the Eiffel Tower's 130th..
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FRANCE 24 film critic Lisa Nesselson brings us the latest from the Cannes Film Festival, telling us about the premiere of Elton John’s biopic, "Rocketman" by..
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Cannes stuck to its apocalyptic vein with "Bacurau", an eerie Brazilian sci-fi western, and "Les Misérables", an angry French flick on police brutality, while..
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Julianne Moore says that for the movie industry to reach gender parity, it's necessary to implement quotas. Moore spoke in Cannes Wednesday at a Mastercard..
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Fashion Watch starts on the French Riviera as Selena Gomez, Elle Fanning, Eva Longoria and Julianne Moore kick off proceedings with old school glamour on the red..
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Gomez’s glam look was quite similar to her 2015 Met Gala look, where she was spotted in a white Vera Wang costume with red lips and bold eye make-up. fashion..
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Mike Pompeo meets with Vladimir Putin, Royal baby Archie gets special visitors, NBA teams vie for Zion Williamson and more things to know Tuesday.
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A year after 82 women protested en masse on the red carpet, the Cannes Film Festival on Monday defended its record on female filmmakers and for the first time..
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After a troubled two years rattled by the #MeToo storm and the Netflix tussle, the world’s premier film festival is set for a bumper harvest this year with an..
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A Dutchman named Duncan could make headlines later in the week (as could Icelandic metalheads).
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