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Better World Fund returns to Cannes july 12 with a gala and a full program


Better World Fund takes part at the Cannes Film Festival for the fifth year in a row with a full day event on July 12th 2021.

As the Cannes Film Festival is taking action this year to protect the planet, the Better World Fund is pleased to honor those in the Gold industry that promote “Responsible Mining”. ETHICAL GOLD will be the theme of the event.

A conferece in the morning will be followed by the mastermind whose main objective is to propose, analyze and decide on 3 or more specifications, platforms, initiatives to collectively support sustainable energies, sustainable development and humanitarian projects.

A gala cocktail and diner reception in the evening will be honoring Barry Alexander Brown and Spike Lee. Two films will receive the Movie that Matter Award : "The Sound of us" by Chris Gero and "Enough! Lebanon's darkest hour" by Daizy Gedeon.

Program July 12    

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AFI World Peace Initiative set to honour Bruno Chatelin in Cannes july13

Media Partner of New Generation In Action's AFI World Peace Initiative & the organizations World Peace & Tolerance Institute is set to host events during Cannes Film Festival in both (Pre-Cannes) event and during Cannes Film Festival both on-line and in person with COVID-19 restrictions followed and set to honour co founder Bruno Chatelin with a life time achievement award..


The full OFF de Cannes program - flamboyant 15th anniversary

OPENING CEREMONY 12:00 GREEN CARPET Arrival and welcome of guests Welcome drinks Photos on the Green Carpet Presentation of partners and members of the Jury LUNCH 13:00 FESTIVE LUNCH Lunch in the park of the PALAIS MASSIER according to the formula chosen at the time of booking. Brazilian dancers in uniform will provide entertainment for this friendly lunch.   GARDEN PARTY 14:00 - 18:00 ENTERTAINMENT AND RED CARPET The afternoon will be punctuated by many activities...



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Le Marché du Film 2021: whats s new... a video chat with Jérôme Paillard

Bruno Chatelin, co founder, spoke with the Market Director Jérôme Paillard to run through its different new features. With the Online Pre-Cannes Screenings starting June 21 for 5 days of screenings for buyers and festivals only. And new features during the Marché July 6 to 15 ... 


Discover the Cannes XR selection Cannes XR | XR3 Starting Tomorrow!

The Marché du Film badge grants you access to XR3, our virtual exhibition starting tomorrow at 9:00 (CET)! In association with Tribeca Festival and NewImages Festival, this unique showcase brings together over 50 virtual reality experiences hosted at the Museum of Other Realities (MOR) and accessible with a VR tethered headset.  To get access to XR3, use your Cinando login to get your XR3 free access codes by clicking on the link below. Do not mis...

The Marché du Film Online platform is NOW OPEN

6-15 July The Marché du Film Online platform is NOW OPEN, you have a few days to explore the ground before kick-off Tuesday 6 July, wherever you are! Click on the button below and login using your usual Cinando access codes.   ...



Revised Health Protocol in Cannes

News regarding your arrival at the Marché du Film As the Marché du Film starts in a few days, here is some updated information about your arrival to France: . If you are fully vaccinated (2 weeks after the 2nd dose of Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca and 4 weeks after the Johnson & Johnson dose) and you're coming from an “orange” country, you simply need a negative PCR test (no older than 72 hours) before your flight to Cannes.    ...


Explore the impACT Progam in Cannes 2021

Zooming in on diversity, inclusion, representation and sustainability in the film industry See you from 6-15 July! Discover the Full Program impACT events . 7 July: 16:00-17:00 impACT | Disability & Inclusion in Film: The New Norm Including people with disabilities in film is essential at all levels. Hear about pioneering disability initiatives, new ways to seamlessly integrate disability into storytelling narratives and have a seat at the forefront of how disability inclusive ...


Cannes Next to Highlight Master Filmmaker Roman Coppola and American Zoetrope

Cannes NEXT, the Marché du Film Festival de Cannes innovation sidebar, is proud to announce the highlight of its 2021 program - an exclusive fireside chat with the master filmmaker Roman Coppola.    The fireside titled "Opening Doors with Decentralized Pictures" will focus on the new "Decentralized Pictures" (DCP) initiative by the American Zoetrope studio set to empower underrepresented filmmakers through a novel and transparent blockchain platfo...


Marché du Film July 6-15: 6 European sales companies gather under an umbrealla in the Riviera !

6 European sales companies, which have been used to working for several years in the Riviera, have decided from this year on to join forces for the Marché du Film: Alfama Films, Coproduction Office, Films Boutique, The Bureau Sales, The Party Film Sales and Pyramide International. “As an organizer, we’re so delighted to be able to welcome this new initiative, a collective one! Its friendly and powerful dynamic is very exciting !” said Maud Amson, Director of Sales at th...


Movie that Matter Awards will be handed to The Sound of Us and Enough Lebanon's Darkest Hour during the Better World Fund Gala

Two films will be honoured at the Better World Fund Gala reception in Cannes, July 12, with the  "Movie that Matter Award". The filmmakers in attendance will receive a trophy designed by french artist PAB.     ENOUGH Lebanon's Darkest Hour Documentary by Daisy Gedeon - second feature documentary Australia  june 2021 90 minutes Cannes Premiere July 13 PALAIS H 11.30 AM   ENOUGH! Lebanon’s Darkest Hour follows ...

Greece and Greek films in Cannes

Meet with us to learn more about our slate of unique films by established and emerging filmmakers, our stunning locations and architecture that span the millennia, our appealing funding opportunities and highly competitive incentives (40% cash rebate, 30% tax relief). You will find us at the Greece Pavilion (#123, Riviera) from 6-16/07.     GREEK CINEMA IN CANNES ...


IEFTA Programs Four Films In Cannes Docs

  The International Emerging Film Talent Association (IEFTA) In Collaboration With The Marché Du Film-Festival De Cannes Announces For The Third Year IEFTA’s Sponsorship Of A 10,000€ Prize For Documentary Works-In-Progress At The Marché’s Cannes Docs The Monaco-based International Emerging Film Talent Association (IEFTA) returns to this year’s Marché du Film-Festival de Cannes 6-15 July. For the third year, IEFTA will sponsor a cash award of 10...


Wrongly Accused. Murdered. Back For Revenge - 'BLACKSTOCK BONEYARD'... from Uncork'd Entertainment

CLICK TO WATCH TRAILER   BLACKSTOCK BONEYARD   Supernatural, Horror, Suspense - 82 mins - US Release: June 8, 2021   Available worldwide excluding US, Canada, AUS, NZ   Starring: Ashley Whelan, Aspen Kennedy, Aubree Storm, Bryan McClure, Richie Stephens Synopsis Based on an untold true story, brothers Thomas & Meeks Griffin were prominent...


You can now browse the Marché du Film Online programs!

  The Marché du Film Pocket Guide is now available online, you can also browse the Marché du Film Online programs! the final screening program, list of sales agents, institutions, events, panels, pitching sessions and more... 182 SALES AGENTS 53 Institutions at Village International Explore the Marché du Film Online programs! impACT Meet the Streamers Cannes Docs Produ...


4th Annual Global Entertainment Showcase during Cannes July 11

Cloud 21 International & Kultura PR International to Present 4th Annual “Global Entertainment Showcase” Special Virtual Event on July 11, 20 Cloud 21 International & Kultura PR International to Present 4th Annual “Global Entertainment Showcase” Special Virtual Event on July 11, 2021 during French Riviera Film Festival and Festival de Cannes Panel to Feature Award-winning Filmmaker/Producers Ali M. Aksu, Anna Fishbeyn, Eva Lanska, Bertrand Normand a...


The Wandering Diasporan Conferences and Screenings in Cannes July7 & 12

CONFERENCE Cannes & The Culture celebrate legends Film Financing: Opportunties & Challenges in the Diaspora   SCREENINGS The White Line (Namibia) Invisibles 'Kaunapawa' (Namibia) Racing with Ludovic (Sweden/France/USA) Kunta Kinte Returns Home (USA, Sweden, France)   ...


Blue Finch Films @ Cannes 2021

CANNES 2021 Blue Finch Films is participating in Marche du Film Online from July 6 - 15   NORTH HOLLYWOOD 'BOLD and CREATIVE' - At Home In Hollywood 'Hard to remember a debut feature that felt this visually innovative' - Uproxx Starring Ryder McLaughlin, Vince Vaughn & Miranda Cosgrove, this slice of life comedy revolves around a teenager who must decide between choosing the future his father wants or following his dream of becoming a professional skate...


Exclusive: Better World Fund “ETHICAL GOLD” at the 74th Cannes film festival Honoring Barry Alexander Brown and Spike Lee July 12

Better World Fund “ETHICAL GOLD” AT THE 74TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL Honoring Barry Alexander Brown and Spike Lee July 12th 2021     Better World Fund takes part at the Cannes Film Festival for the fifth year in a row with a full day event on July 12th 2021. Created to respond to a humanitarian impulse coming from a society in need of authenticity and truth, Better World Fund shares the mission for positive environmental, economic and social c...



Better World Forum Gala July 12 : "In 2021, we vow to responsibly commit for tomorrow"

“At the dawn of this new decade, change is upon us. And all we have to decide is what to be done with the time that is given to us. In 2021, we vow to responsibly commit for tomorrow. »   Manuel Collas De La Roche President and Founder of The Better World Endowment Fund   The Better World Endowment Fund creates a continuously growing community of leading thinkers and doers who share our mission for positive environmental, economic and social cha...


Russia at the 74th Cannes Film Festival and Marche du Film

    The Russian Pavilion and the virtual stand at Marché du Film are organized by ROSKINO with the support of the Russian Cinema Fund and the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation. Despite complications due to the coronavirus pandemic, Russia will take part in the world’s major film festival. The Russian Pavilion will open on July 6 at Village International in Cannes. The Pavilion traditionally represents Russia at the Festival and the Marché du...


SWISS FILMS in Cannes 2021

  We are looking forward to Festival de Cannes 2021 with two Swiss world premieres: OLGA, the first feature film by Elie Grappe and the short film ON SOLID GROUND by Jela Hasler are selected for the competition of the renowned Semaine de la Critique. In our line up at the Marché du Film are gems like THE FAM by Frédéric Baillif, a social drama about a group of teenage girls living in a residential care home; the documentary THE TIGER ...


Göteborg Film Festival in Cannes 2021!

  Welcome to Göteborg Film Festival's seminars at Marché du Film in Cannes How will be working five years from now? How do we fund arthouse storytelling when all the windows are changing? Answers in our informative and passionate sessions on July 7 and July 9! Nostradamus Report 2021: Transforming Storytelling Together 10:00 Palais Stage (Palais -1) and online, July 7 In an engaging talk, industry analyst Johanna Koljonen updates the eighth annual Nostradamus report ...


Online round tables "New innovation for green production" July 13, from 11 am. to 1 pm

Ecoprod & Green Film Shooting present: "New innovation for green production" Two online roundtableswhich will take place as part of the Cannes Marché du Film on July 13, 2021 from 11a.m. to 1 p.m. 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.: Are new technologies always more sustainable? The use of energy-efficient LED lights is often recommended as a best practice. But are LED lights, in any case, more energy-efficient or can the use of a traditional HMI light some...


Vietnamese compelling mini-series @CANNES 2021

The Marché du Film 2021 is finally coming up and we are absolutely delighted to introduce to you our binge-worthy series from Vietnam, ranging from suspenseful horror, thrilling drama to feel-good comedy and comforting experiences. Click Here to download ...


International Cellphone Cinema Showcase in Cannes scheduled July 13 at Eden Hotel Theater

  On the 13th of July at 3:00 pm at the Eden Hotel Theater the INTERNATIONAL CELL PHONE CINEMA SHOWCASE – CANNES will screen, in conjunction with the Marche du Film, a collection of Award Winner shorts from Mobile Phone Festivals from around the world. To project cell phone films on the large screens of theaters is no longer a surprise. After all, one of the leading filmmakers of Hollywood, Steven Soderbergh, has been making full length mobile phone features with well-known actors...


SKYLINE MEDIA latest line up

Cannes 2021 is just around the corner and we are absolutely delighted t...


producers on the move 2021 and 2020 to meet in cannes: five of them with a film in the festival

French-Belgian co-production TITANE & Swedish-Belgian-Croatian-German co-production CLARA SOLA European Film Promotion is delighted that it will be able to welcome the PRODUCERS ON THE MOVE from the 2021 and 2020 digital selections to Cannes in person - with five of them having a film at the festival. A total of 14 producers are expected to be attending from this year’s programme, including the French producer Jean-Christophe Reymond, who will present his current film Titane by Jul...


MyFrenchFilmFestival Cannes Special Edition

12 FEATURES & 12 SHORTS - AVAILABLE FOR FREE WORLDWIDE SUBTITLED IN OVER 10 LANGUAGES After many long months in which almost all of the world’s theater screens were empty, we are delighted to see the progressive reopening of theaters in France and abroad. The 2021 edition of the Cannes Film Festival, one of the first global movie industry events to be held post-pandemic, will pave the way for this newfound freedom. It is already shaping up to be a great year for French ...


Screen Media new acquisitions for Cannes

    We are excited to share that Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment and Screen Media have acquired Sonar Entertainment's diverse, award winning and prominent library of over 300 television shows and 700 films, including: Taboo (BBC/FX), The Son (AMC), The Shannara Chronicles (MTV/Netflix), Mr. Mercedes (DirecTV), and Das Boot (Sky Europe). The Screen Media family also continues to grow, as many members of the Sonar team have joined us as well. (Click here for more detai...


Breaking Glass Pictures New Titles for Cannes 2021

    CANNES 2021 LINEUP Be sure to check out our new acquisitions to our international lineup! To schedule a virtual meeting from June 21-25 please email Thank you and we look forward to seeing you at the virtual market. Marc Helfrich Breaking Glass Pictures     WW Rights Available WW excluding US, Canada   ...


Myriad Pictures acquires Implanted ahead of Cannes

Myriad Pictures is pleased to announce the acquisition of IMPLANTED, a sci-fi thriller directed and written by Fabien Dufils and co-written by David Bourgie, starring Michelle Girolami (Off the Loop, The Over/Under), Candace McAdams, Edouard Montoute (Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra, Taxi franchise, “Cut”), Martin Ewens (Sherlock Holmes) and Ivo Velon (Salt, The Brave One).  IMPLANTED Films produced in association with Mad Street Motion Pictures....


Myriad Pictures acquire GIANTS BEING LONELY ahead of Cannes

 Myriad Pictures is pleased to announce the acquisition of international rights to a coming-of-age drama GIANTS BEING LONELY, directed and written by renowned mixed-media artist Grear Patterson, co-written by Sam Stillman, starring Jack Irv, Ben Irving (The Way Back) and Gabe Fazio (A Star Is Born, The Place Beyond The Pines).  The film was produced by Olmo Schnabel.   GIANTS BEING LONELY details the lives of a pair of high school baseball players as the...


Vertical / Cannes Lineup

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74th Festival de Cannes - German co-productions in the Sélection officielle

The Festival de Cannes (6 - 17 July, 2021) has announced the films of its Sélection officielle at a press conference. A total of 64 titles are featured in the selection. The Semaine de la Critique and Quinzaine des Réalisateurs have also unveiled their programmes. Numerous co-productions from Germany have made it into the line-up. This year's opening film ANNETTE by Leos Carax is a co-production between three countries and was made, among others, with German...


Magnolia International Cannes Lineup

   MAYDAY FANTASY, ACTION / US / 100' DIRECTOR: Karen Cinorre     ...


Cannes: Shameik Moore Joins Sydney Sweeney in Silver Star

    mk2 films announced today that actor Shameik Moore is attached to lead SILVER STAR opposite Sydney Sweeney. From his break-out role in the Sundance hit DOPE, Moore led the voice cast of the Academy-award winning blockbuster SPIDERMAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE and will again in the sequel currently in production. Moore is currently in production on Season 2 of Hulu Originals’ series Wu-Tang: An American Saga. Shameik Moore will play Buddy, a 20-year-old Civil War re-enactor wh...


Cannes Line-up / FILM.UA Group

FILM.UA Group When Marche Du Film is right around the corner, we’re happy to share the successful journey of our astonishing feature films. Below you can look up some highlights from our new titles. We’ll be happy to arrange online meeting with you and share the latest news and insites so don’t hesitate to contact Evgeniy Drachov - International Sales For reference our time zone is Kyiv (Ukraine) - EEST.     ...


Russia at the 74th Cannes Film Festival

On June 3, the jury of the 74th Cannes Film Festival announced the official program for 2021 — films from 50 different countries have made the list. Russia will be presenting two films in the main competition — Petrov’s Flu by Kirill Serebrennikov and Hytti Nro 6 by Juho Kuosmanen. Additionally, two more films have been chosen for the section ´Un Certain Regard’: House Arrest by Aleksey German Jr. and Unclenching The Fists b...


Norwegian Trier and Vogt to Cannes

   The Worst Person in the World. Photo: Oslo Pictures. TWO NORWEGIAN WORLD PREMIERES IN CANNES:  Trier and Vogt to Competition and Un Certain Regard in Cannes     Joachim Trier's new film The Worst Person in the World and Eskil Vogt’s second film, The Innocents are both invited to ...


ITN's 2021 Cannes Lineup

  ITN'S CANNES TITLES FOR 2021 CLICK HERE FOR ANIMATIONS CLICK HERE FOR DOCUMENTARIES Website:       DRAGON FURY Sci-Fi/Action/Fantasy/Creature. HD. 2021. Complete.   Director: Scott Jeffrey   Cast: Nicola Wright, Chelse...


Blood Thirsty Thrillers from Uncork'd Entertainment: Dead Love, Ghosts of Darkness, House on Elm Lake

      BLOOD THIRSTY THRILLERS     We hope you are well and gearing up for some good weather. This month's catalogue announcement consists of several blood thirsty thrillers.   In a remote town a mysterious funeral director keeps a dark secret in Dead Love. Two paranormal inve...


Thrillers and more from Summer Hill Entertainment

Eight people enter a bar. One man ends up dying from unknown causes. Each person inside the bar is wanted by the police. Chaos ensues. A very bloody, who did it story. Try to figure it all out along with them. Genre: Thriller Trailer     ...


Did you miss these titles during the Pre-Cannes Screenings ?

  A provocative filmmaker gathers a handful of young and successful creatives for the unveiling of his newest and mysterious project. Genre: Horror Trailer       ...


Meet Summer Hill Entertainment at 2021 Cannes Film Market

  We  look forward to meeting you online July 6-15. We offer a wide range of feature films and documentaries, from animation and family titles to romantic comedies and science fiction / horror.   See our 2021 Virtual Film Market line-up and other titles at To make an appointment to meet during VCFM click here. Best wishes. Ted Chalmers  President  Summer Hill Entertainment / TomCat Films LLC  10645 Tatum Ro...


Film Mode Entertainment celebrate 5th Anniversary in Cannes

Film Mode Entertainment Celebrate 5th Anniversary as a Robust, Multifaceted, Innovative Industry Leader with Staying Power Clay Epstein’s Film Mode Entertainment celebrates five successful years as a worldwide sales agent, producing entity and distribution liaison, emerging from challenging times more robust than ever in the place where it all began, Cannes. Clay Epstein’s Film Mode Entertainment (FME), which launched in Cannes in 2016, has made major waves through...


Participant and MK2 to jointly represent Cannes Official Selection INVISIBLE DEMONS

Participant, the leading media company dedicated to entertainment that inspires audiences to engage in positive social action, and leading French sales agent mk2 Films, have teamed up to jointly represent worldwide distribution rights to Rahul Jain’s powerful documentary feature film Invisible Demons, premiering in Official Selection at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival’s Cinema for the Climate special section. Rising filmmaker, Jain (Machines), who is making his Cannes debut returns to ...


STUDIOCANAL are set to make THE MONSTER OF FLORENCE, Antonio Banderas starring

THE MONSTER OF FLORENCE CREATED BY NIKOLAJ ARCEL & ANDERS THOMAS JENSEN FROM THE BESTSELLING BOOK BY DOUGLAS PRESTON & MARIO SPEZI   STUDIOCANAL today announce they are set to make THE MONSTER OF FLORENCE based on The New York Times bestseller THE MONSTER OF FLORENCE: A TRUE STORY by Douglas Preston and Mario Spezi.       Academy Award Nominee Antonio Banderas (Pain and Glory) is set to star in STUDIOCANAL’s limited series as Mar...


Cinema Sabaya by Orit Fouks Rotem: New Title from Memento International

CINEMA SABAYA by Orit Fouks Rotem 2021 / Israël, Belgium / Hebrew, Arabic Nine women, Arab and Jewish, take part in a video workshop hosted by Rona, a young film director, who teaches them how to document their lives. With each raw homemade footage shot by the women and shared with the others, the group dynamic forces them to challenge their views and beliefs as they get to know each other and themselves better. The film is produced in Israël by Maya Fischer, Gal Greenspan a...

Full cast announced for Mayim Bialik’s As Sick As They Made Us

Justin Chu Cary and Charlie Weber Join Dustin Hoffman, Candice Bergen, Simon Helberg and Dianna Agron in  Mayim Bialik’s As Sick As They Made Us    Screen Media Acquires International Rights Film Mode Launches Sales at Cannes    Screen Media Ventures, a Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment company, Clay Epstein’s Film Mode Entertainment (FME), producer Anne Clements (Stage Mother, Quinceañera) and Yale Productions ...


First look photo for the new thriller in production THE GOOD NEIGHBOR starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Luke Kleintank

  Still featuring Jonathan Rhys Meyers (photo credit Janins Pipars).   Writers: Stephan Rick, Ross Partridge Director: Stephan Rick (The Dark Side of the Moon) ** he also directed the original version of this German thriller Producers: Dean Altit (Misfits) and Yulia Zayceva (WarHunt) Synopsis:  When the dead girl’s sister shows up to investigate, David, overcome with guilt, wonders if he can find redemption while Robert is determined to bury the past and keep his...


Sam Neill and Star-Studded Ensemble Join Christoph Waltz, Patrick Gibson and Sophie Wilde in ‘The Portable Door’

A Fantasy Adventure Film from The Jim Henson Company and Story Bridge Films in partnership with Sky and Stan   ARCLIGHT FILMS HANDLING INTERNATIONAL RIGHTS SKY TO RELEASE IN UK & IRELAND, GERMANY, ITALY MADMAN AND STAN TO RELEASE IN AUSTRALIA     Multi-Golden Globe nominee Sam Neill (Columbia’s Peter Rabbit, Universal’s Jurassic Park franchise) joins two-time Academy Award winner Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained, MGM’s No Time to Die) and Patrick G...


Rendez-vous with 5 masterclasses in Cannes 2021

Jodie Foster © DR - Matt Damon © V E Anderson / WireImage - Isabelle Huppert © Peter Lindbergh (Courtesy Peter Lindbergh Foundation, Paris) - Steve McQueen © John Russo - Marco Bellocchio © DR “Rendez-vous with…"Jodie Foster, Matt Damon, Isabelle Huppert, Marco Bellocchio and Steve McQueen at the Festival de Cannes!" Launched in the 90s, “Masterclasses” became a highlight of the 12 days at Cannes over the years. The Fest...

The new film by Mamoru Hosoda will world premiere in Cannes July 15th

Belle by Mamoru Hosoda © 2021 Studio Chizu   Belle, the animation film by the Japanese director Mamoru Hosoda will be presented in world premiere during the 74th Festival de Cannes in the Cannes Premiere section. Following Wolf Children (2012), The Boy and the Beast (2015), and Mirai (2018), it is the first official Selection for Mamoru Hosoda. Belle, is the third animation film presented this year at the Festival after Ari Folman’s Where is Anne Frank and The Summit of the...

Get to know the whole story of the Festival de Cannes before the big night of July 6th!

Two documentaries available online © AFFIF   From this evening - Friday, July 2nd - and throughout the weekend, you can watch previews of Olivia de Havilland, l’insoumise (The Rebellious Olivia de Havilland), by Daphné Baiwir, and Morceaux de Cannes (Pieces of Cannes) by Emmanuel Barnault: two landmark documentaries available for free on the Festival website and on the  Cine+ Dailymotion platform. A real first! In a new initiative by the Festival...


Cannes 74 Cinefondation: L'Atelier 2021

L'Atelier 2021 © AFFIF The Cinefondation’s Atelier hosts its seventeenth edition this year and will invite to the Festival de Cannes 15 directors whose projects have been considered particularly promising. Together with their producers, they will be able to meet potential partners, a necessary step to finish their project and start the making of their film. L’Atelier provides its participants access to international co-productions, thus accelerating the film’s c...


The actress Mélanie Thierry, President of the Camera d'or Jury

Mélanie Thierry © picture : Sabine Villiard Mélanie Thierry © picture : Sabine Villiard  The French actress Mélanie Thierry will be the President of the 2021 Camera d’or that will award a first feature film selected at the Festival de Cannes.   « Nothing is as fragile or as miraculous as a first movie. This testifies to the courage and the faith of all the directors who, after such a long period of seclusion, succeeded in providing us wi...


The Better World Fund supports the René Moawad Foundation with a gala in Cannes July 12

  The Better World Fund Team wishes to highlight the work of the René Moawad Foundation, who established in 2000 a center for Education and Protection Services for underserved cohorts of population. The René Moawad Foundation was created on November 22, 1991, on the second anniversary of President René Moawad’s assassination. He had been elected President of the Lebanese Republic on November 5, 1989 and was killed 17 days later. He is remembered as believer i...


Semaine de la Critique Screening Schedule | Programme des projections

PROGRAMME DES PROJECTIONS | SCREENINGS PROGRAMME Afin de préparer votre planning à Cannes, vous pouvez consulter dès aujourd’hui le programme de la 60e Semaine de la Critique. In order to plan your stay in Cannes, please find below the link to access the screening schedule of the 60th Semaine de la Critique.   ...


OSS 117 From Africa With Love : closing film of the 74th Festival de Cannes

OSS 117 Alerte rouge en Afrique noire (From Africa With Love) Nicolas Bedos, Jean Dujardin & Pierre Niney for the Final Screening of the 74th Festival de Cannes! In 2019, Hors Normes (The Specials), directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano, closed the official Selection of a memorable edition. The Festival is pleased to announce that OSS 117, Alerte rouge en Afrique noire (From Africa With Love), directed by Nicolas Bedos, will be shown at the 74th edition’s &ldquo...


The 2021 Cannes Classics Selection announced

  Kinuyo Tanaka © Nikkatsu / Carlotta  As every year, the Festival de Cannes presents a selection of the best restored prints and invites us to explore again the history of Cinema. The curtain rises with Mark Cousins' pre-opening documentary; the rediscovery of director-actor Kinuyo Tanaka and Spanish director actress, screenwriter and producer Ana Mariscal; a tri...


The Jury of the 74th Festival de Cannes: Spike Lee in good company

The Jury of the 74th Festival de Cannes Around the President Spike Lee, five women and 3 men of seven nationalities, coming from five continents will have the privilege to discover the 24 films of the 2021 international Competition. As a reflect of the official Selection, almost the whole world will be part of these long-awaited premieres. Spike Lee - President Director, producer, screenwriter (United States) Mati Diop Director (France, Senegal)   Myl&eg...


Exclusive screening in Cannes of 'The Story of Film: a New Generation' by Mark Cousins

  An exclusive screening for the launch of the Official Selection Tuesday, July 6th 2021 Cinema’s recent past welcomes its immediate future! Original and ultra-contemporary, the latest episode of The Story of Film by Mark Cousins, a masterpiece dedicated to the history of cinema, will be showcased in Cannes on Tuesday, July 6th. Mark Cousins is an Irish-Scottish filmmaker and author. His films, including The First Movie, The Story of Film: An Odyssey, The Eyes of Orson Welles...


74th Festival de Cannes: Cinema for the climate

Marcher sur l’eau d’Aïssa Maïga © Rousslan Dion, Bonne Pioche Cinéma - 2021   In 2021 and given the urgency of the situation, protecting the environment is at the heart of the Festival de Cannes' preoccupations, reflected up to its Official Selection. The Selection was already bearing that mark, when in 2007, Al Gore was invited for his documentary An Inconvenient Truth that brought him an Oscar and to numerous other films, including those produced ...


Marx Can Wait A new film and an Honorary Palme d'or for Marco Bellocchio

Second guest of honor of this 74th edition after Jodie Foster attending the Opening Ceremony, Italian director Marco Bellocchio will present his new feature film in the Cannes Premiere section, on Friday, July 16th, after having met the audience the previous evening at the “Rendez-vous with…”. And during the Closing Ceremony on Saturday, July 17 2021, the Festival will present him with an Honorary Palme d’or, a tribute to his unique œuvre that has marked contem...

The poster of the 74th Festival de Cannes finally revealed

For the immense impatience to finally find ourselves again in the Cannes setting : the seaside ,the palm trees and the silver screen, just like a blank page, that will welcome the films of the Official Selection… For that curious look he is going to put on the work of his fellow filmmakers who bring us news of the World –  of theirs and surely a little bit of ours too… For this personal view that he has shared with us since his very first feature : sho...

Jodie Foster Special guest of the Opening Ceremony and the Honorary Palme d'or of the 74th Festival de Cannes

Following Jeanne Moreau, Bernardo Bertolucci, Jane Fonda, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Manoel de Oliveira, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Agnès Varda and Alain Delon, Jodie Foster will receive the Festival’s Honorary Palme d'or in recognition of a brilliant artistic journey, a unique personality with a modest yet strong commitment to some of the major issues of our time. Guest of honour at the Opening Ceremony which will take place on the stage at the Palais des festival on Tuesday, July ...



Le temps à Cannes sera beau, chaud, ensoleillé et très glamour pour le 74ème festival meme s'il pleut parfois

Meteo de Cannes à 12 jours TAKE CENTER STAGE  Let us know if you need promotion in front of the Industry. Demandez le programme des promotions que nous pouvons vous proposer.  ...


Le nouveau film de Mamoru Hosoda en avant-première mondiale

  © 2021 Studio Chizu Le film d’animation Belle du réalisateur japonais Mamoru Hosoda sera présenté en avant-première mondiale lors du 74e Festival de Cannes dans la section Cannes Première. Après Les Enfants loups, Ame et Yuki (2012), Le garçon et la bête (2015) puis Miraï, ma petite sœur (2018), il s’agit de la première Sélection officielle pour Mamoru Hosoda. Belle est le troisi&egra...


ÉCHEC AU PORTEUR de Gilles Grangier en version restaurée à Cannes Classics

ÉCHEC AU PORTEUR de Gilles Grangier en version restaurée à Cannes Classics pour la 74ème édition du Festival de Cannes   Sélectionné à Cannes Classics, la section du Festival de Cannes dédiée à l'histoire du cinéma, Échec au porteur sera présenté le jeudi 8 juillet à 19h35, dans la salle Buñuel du Palais des Festivals de Cannes. Le film de Gilles Grangi...


Le Festival de Cannes en salles dans les cinémas Pathé et Gaumont

SAVE THE DATE Pour la 8ème année, les films de Cannes s'invitent dans les cinémas Pathé et Gaumont pour un weekend exceptionnel placé sous le signe du 7ème art. L'évènement sera proposé au Pathé Opéra Premier à Paris, au Gaumont Rennes, au Gaumont Nantes, au Pathé Bellecour à Lyon et au Gaumont Wilson à Toulouse.   Au programme, trois jours de célébration aux c...


"Rendez-vous avec..." Cannes 2021

  Jodie Foster © DR - Matt Damon © V E Anderson / WireImage - Isabelle Huppert © Peter Lindbergh (Courtesy Peter Lindbergh Foundation, Paris) - Steve McQueen © John Russo - Marco Bellocchio © DR Pour cette édition 2021, six rencontres se dérouleront dans la salle Buñuel  du Palais des festivals : comédiennes et comédiens, également cinéastes, souvent scénaristes et producteurs sont invités à...


Cinéfondation I L' Atelier 2021

L'Atelier 2021 L’Atelier de la Cinéfondation accueille cette année sa dix-septième édition et invitera au Festival de Cannes 15 réalisateurs dont les projets de film ont été jugés particulièrement prometteurs. Accompagnés de leur producteur, ils pourront rencontrer des partenaires potentiels, indispensables pour finaliser leur projet et passer à la réalisation de leur film. L’Atelier ouvre &...


La programmation du Cinéma de la plage 2021

Cinéma de la plage © AFFIF  Chaque jour à 21h30, en plus des projections, rencontres et événements de la Sélection officielle qui se tiennent au Palais des festivals, le Festival de Cannes se réinvente à la nuit tombée et transforme la plage Macé de la Croisette (en face du Majestic) en salle de cinéma à ciel ouvert. En accès libre, ce rendez-vous est ouvert à tous les publics, aux festivali...


La comédienne Mélanie Thierry, Présidente du Jury de la Caméra d'or du 74e Festival de Cannes

Mélanie Thierry © photo : Sabine Villiard  L’actrice française Mélanie Thierry sera la Présidente du Jury de la Caméra d’or 2021 qui récompensera un film parmi tous les premiers longs métrages de fiction présentés lors du Festival de Cannes. « Il n’y a rien de plus fragile, de plus miraculeux qu’un premier film, a déclaré Mélanie Thierry. C’est dire le courage et ...


Semaine de la Critique Screening Schedule | Programme des projections

PROGRAMME DES PROJECTIONS | SCREENINGS PROGRAMME Afin de préparer votre planning à Cannes, vous pouvez consulter dès aujourd’hui le programme de la 60e Semaine de la Critique. In order to plan your stay in Cannes, please find below the link to access the screening schedule of the 60th Semaine de la Critique.   ...


OSS 117 Alerte rouge en Afrique noire pour la Dernière Séance du 74e Festival de Cannes!

OSS 117 Alerte rouge en Afrique noire Nicolas Bedos, Jean Dujardin et Pierre Niney pour la Dernière Séance du 74e Festival de Cannes!   Photo: Christophe Brachet © MANDARIN PRODUCTION - GAUMONT - M6 FILMS - SCOPE PICTURES En 2019, Hors Normes, réalisé par Olivier Nakache et Éric Toledano, avait permis de clore la Sélection officielle d'une &e...


La Sélection Cannes Classics 2021

  Comme chaque année, le festival de Cannes présente le meilleur des copies restaurées et nous invite à revisiter l'histoire du cinéma. Kinuyo Tanaka © Nikkatsu / Carlotta Lever de rideau avec le documentaire de Mark Cousins en pré-ouverture; la redécouverte de la réalisatrice-actrice Kinuyo Tanaka et de la réalisatrice, actrice, scénariste et productrice espagnole Ana Mariscal; un hommage au r&eacut...


Le Jury du 74e Festival de Cannes: Spike Lee en bonne compagnie

Spike Lee © Jason Bell/Netflix - Jessica Hausner © DR - Kleber Mendonça Filho © Victor Jucá - Mati Diop © Lucas Charrier - Mylène Farmer © Marcel Hartmann - Song Kang-ho © DR - Mélanie Laurent © Marcel Hartmann - Maggie Gyllenhaal © Gareth Cattermole - Tahar Rahim © James Weston Autour du Président Spike Lee, cinq femmes et trois hommes venus de cinq continents et issus de sept nationalités auront le privil&egra...

Le programme du CNC au 74e Festival de Cannes

Programme des événements professionnels organisés cette année par le CNC sur la Plage du Gray d'Albion - Cannesdurant le Festival de Cannes qui se déroule du 6 au 17 Juillet 2021 Mercredi 7 juillet L’indépendance, c’est d’abord la liberté de création   10h30 - 10h45 : Ouverture Dominique Boutonnat, Président du CNC. 10h45 - 12h30 : Table ronde : Liberté...


Dulac Distribution au Festival de Cannes - Line-up

  L'équipe de Dulac Distribution est heureuse de vous annoncer son line-up avec 4 films sélectionnés au Festival de Cannes cette année.  À noter que Cahiers Noirs - Ronit de Shlomi Elkabetz sera présenté aux Rencontres AFCAE, ce mardi 6 juillet à 16h30 en Salle du Soixantième en présence du réalisateur.     ...


Le programme complet des OFF de Cannes - 15ème anniversaire flamboyant

CÉRÉMONIE D'OUVERTURE 12:00 GREEN CARPET Arrivée et accueil des invités Cocktail de bienvenue Photos sur le Green Carpet Présentation des partenaires et membres du Jury DÉJEUNER 13:00 DÉJEUNER FESTIF Déjeuner dans le parc du PALAIS MASSIER selon la formule choisie au moment de la réservation. Des danseuses brésiliennes en tenues assurerontl'animati...


Du cinéma au canapé : Impact de la COVID sur la production: du grand écran au petit écran?



Record de sélections dans les festivals de Cannes et d’Annecy pour les films soutenus par Ciclic Centre-Val de Loire

  La vie des salles et des festivals de cinéma reprend son cours normal et c’est avec joie que l’agence voit pas moins de 13 œuvres nées avec son soutien et celui de la Région Centre-Val de Loire sélectionnées dans deux des plus prestigieuses compétitions dédiées au 7e art, le Festival international du cinéma d’animation d’Annecy et le Festival de Cannes. Accompagner tous les tale...



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