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Cannes film fest won't go virtual

With bleak chances of arranging a physical edition of the Cannes Film Festival, the organisers are busy looking for alternatives. They plan to host screenings at film fests later this year.

Cannes film fest won't go virtual

Cannes opens doors to homeless as virus spreads

The French town of Cannes said Friday that it would open the pavilion of its prestigious annual film festival -- postponed due to coronavirus -- to homeless people as the pandemic spreads in France.

A general view taken on 8 May 2018 shows the Festival Palace in Cannes, southern France. AFP

Cannes demands Iranian filmmaker Rasoulof's release

The Cannes film festival called Thursday for the "immediate and unconditional release" of the Iranian director Mohammad Rasoulof, who was jailed for a year Wednesday for "attacking the security of ...

Cannes demands Iranian filmmaker Rasoulof's release

Beecham bags Cannes' best actress award

Britain's Emily Beecham has been catapulted into the movie big time by winning best actress at the Cannes film festival for playing an enigmatic scientist in "Little Joe".Beecham, who has spent most ...

Beecham bags Cannes' best actress award

Banderas wins Cannes 'best actor'

Hollywood actor Antonio Banderas has portrayed Zorro and Pablo Picasso but he is above all the go-to actor of Oscar-winning director Pedro Almodovar, who launched his hugely successful film career in ...

Banderas wins Cannes 'best actor'

Films in the running for Cannes' top prize

From a zombie flick starring Iggy Pop to a tale of Chinese gangsters who decide to take over a city, these are the films vying for the top prize at the Cannes film festival:Once Upon a Time... in ...

Films in the running for Cannes' top prize

Cannes hails 'heartrending' Moroccan film

Maryam Touzani never forgot the day a young woman knocked on the door of her home in Tangier asking for work."She was from a village and she was heavily pregnant. My mother had no work for her but ...

Cannes hails 'heartrending' Moroccan film

Women honoured at Cannes

Film stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes on Sunday, amid a drive to promote gender equality in the industry that is still ...

Women honoured at Cannes

Argentine abortion battle hits screen at Cannes

Filmmaker Juan Solanas declares himself an atheist but says that if God did exist he would wear a green handkerchief, emblem of Argentina's pro-abortion movement and subject of his documentary that ...

Argentine abortion battle hits screen at Cannes

Priyanka, Deepika go dramatic at Cannes

For her debut at the Cannes Film Festival red carpet, actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas looked fiery in a bold black and red embellished ensemble, a custom creation by Roberto Cavalli.She carried the ...

Priyanka, Deepika go dramatic at Cannes
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