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SERVICES FOR CANNES: We offer coverage and Video crew services during the Cannes Film Festival

Do not hesitate to ask for a quote if you need a video crew, Editorial Booster for your film screening, event, or trade Advertising... Promotion in our dailies and newsletter reaching 192 000 film professionals. (with an increase of 20 000 subscribers over last year) Details of our crew.   The team in Cannes   Cannes Festival News and Dailies I Cannes Market Dailies I Animation Day in Cannes I ADIC Dailies Les Dailies du Festival I Le...

Interview with Actress/Director Karen Allen @ 70th Annual Cannes Film Festival.

Actress Karen Allen has been acting for over 35 years in commercial film and theater. With some of her most renown characters being Katy from 'Animal House' (1978), Marion Ravenwood from 'Raiders of the Lost Arc' (1981) and 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull' (2008), Jenny Hayden from 'Starman' (1984) and Claire Phillips from 'Scrooged' (1988), she has played hundreds of roles in film, TV and theater. An award winning actress and househo...

Video - Clint Eastwood's Cinema Masterclass in Cannes 2017

  Clint Eastwood © Anne-Christine Poujoulat / AFP CLINT EASTWOOD, who was President of the Jury in 1994, is in Cannes from May 19th to 21st. On the 20th he was at the Debussy Theatre to present the restored copy of Unforgiven, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary at the Festival with Warner. On the 21st, he inaugurated the 70th ANNIVERSARY MASTERCLASS with a discussion in...

Cannes out of competition "Demons in Paradise" chronicles civil war in Sri Lanka

On May 24 at the Cannes Film Festival, a daring film by filmmaker Jude Ratnam was screened out of competition  - Demons in Paradise. In a unique document,  Ratnam presents the historical context of the unrest between the minority Tamils and the majority Sinhalese in Sri Lanka who were favored by the colonial oppressors, the British. Ratnam revealed that he can be ostracized by both sides of the civil war in Sri Lanka as a result of making this film. Even when Sri Lanka was gran...

Cannes. Or Can't.

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Ex-patriate Novelist and discriminating Cinephile P. Lipari comments on Cannes and overrated directors from the backwoods of Brittany Sounds like the usual Cannes dreariness.  Do you think they do it deliberately?  Go out of their way to pick the "winners" that will piss off as many people as possible?  I have never followed Cannes with any assiduity, but my impression is that its "winners"--for example, of the Golden Masturbation Palm--are even more pathetic ...

Interview With Kayvan Mashayekh About PGA "Producers Without Borders" @ 70th annual Cannes Film Festival

  PGA producer Kayvan Mashayekh  PGA “Producers Without Borders” started in Cannes three years ago by PGA member Kayvan Mashayekh and the general manager of The Royal Film Commission of Jordan Geroge David. The event is sponsored by The Royal Film Commission of Jordan.   After having helped to cast the various panelists myself for this year's 3rd annual PGA PWB edition, I interviewed Kayvan. Here is what he had to say:   How did ...

Raymond Depardon's "12 Days" looks at the rights of patients at French psychiatric institutions

Screened out of competition at the Cannes Film Festival on May 25, the documentary 12 Days is made by the award winning director Raymond Depardon and producer and sound editor Claudine Nourgaret. This film explores a French law passed in 2013 that requires a person involuntarily committed to a psychiatric hospital to appear before a judge within 12 days with counsel. These “liberty and custody judges” can rule that the person remain incarcerated and be seen every six months thereaf...

ZOMBILLENIUM premiered at Cannes Film Festival, Annecy is the next stop

  ZOMBILLENIUM by Arthur de Pins & Alexis Ducord   THE WORKING DEAD WERE IN CANNES ! NEXT STOP : ANNECY !     "Zombillenium boasts a rock-solid concept and some of the most appealing character design in recent memory" VARIETY   ...

Watch some of the Best and Craziest Video Moments from Cannes 2017

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Women in Motion has honored women at the Cannes Film Festival

    Photo : Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images for Kering   Isabelle Huppert received the Women in Motion Award and honored the director, Maysaloun Hamoud with the Young Talents Award at the o cial dinner hosted by 200 guests at Place de la Castre, which included Uma Thurman, Jessica Chastain and Catherin...

Alex Deleon and friends in screenings

 Alex our faithful reporter opend his ipad for us... with Indian actress Bijaya Sen. Falila, the lady in yellow dress : Africa meets India at Mayors Luncheon   ...and very sorry he missed this party with Hugh. Le gendarme de St Tropez himself, with adequate drink, 2CV and a happy nun of course. ...

Best and Best in Cannes - No doubt!

Nicole Kidman 70th Anniversary Prize     Best actress DIANE KRUGER in AUS DEM NICHTS by Fatih AKIN   Best Actor JOAQUIN PHOENIX in YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE by Lynne RAMSAY   ...

Getaway Day in Cannes 2017

Swedish director Ruben Östland jumps for joy at announcement of "The Square" as unexpected (and extremely unworthy) Best film (Palme d'Or) at Cannes 2017   Cannes is known for the perversity and disgruntlement  engendered by its endgame awards. The Grand 70th Anniversary edition was no exception. Most awards were not only surprising but undeserved and disheartening as well.  On the final day, Sunday, in a desperate effort to catch up with some competition f...

Historical Biopic 'The Black Prince' Debuted Trailer @ 70th Annual Cannes Film Festival

AWARD-WINNING HISTORICAL BIOPIC ‘THE BLACK PRINCE’ DEBUTS IT’S HUGELY ANTICPATED TRAILER AT THE 70TH ANNUAL CANNES FILM FESTIVAL –  AND IT DOESN’T DISAPPOINT!   The Black Prince Trailer Garners over 1mn+ views in few hours of launch    The annual Cannes Film Festival played host to the official unveiling of the eagerly awaited trailer of Brillstein Entertainment Partner's (Academy Award winning film 12 Years A ...

Seek Films’ “All of Me,” Premiered at Cannes Marché du Film 2017

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Seek Films’ “All of Me,” a short film by director Daphne Schmon, premiered at Cannes Marché du Film 2017. The film, created by an all female team, was selected as one of the “best of Cannes shorts to screen” by Creative Market Group. Director Schmon, along with writer Emily Carlton, producer Jemma Moore and editor Philippa Carson were in attendance.   “All of Me” is the story of a talented, genderqueer musician named Viv, played by...

Legendary Director Akira Kurosawa’s Unfinished Masterpiece “Silvering Spear” Marks Company’s First Major Production

Legendary Director Akira Kurosawa’s Unfinished Masterpiece “Silvering Spear” Marks Company’s First Major Production Cannes, France, 2017 - Leading publisher of mobile applications, China’s Zhejiang Jinke Entertainment Culture Co., Ltd. (Jinke Entertainment) has expanded its film entertainment business with the announcement of an exclusive partnership with Kurosawa Production, made jointly in Cannes at a special Salute to Akira Kurosawa Film Forum. The first proj...

Pierre Angénieux ExcelLens in Cinematography Award to Christopher Doyle.

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  Every year the “Pierre Angénieux ExcelLens in Cinematography” award ceremony pays tribute to a director of photography whose work has marked the history of world cinema. After Philippe Rousselot ...

Lynne Ramsay saves Cannes from 70th Anniversary Mediocrity

  Lynne Ramsay's You Were Never Really Here  is one of the best films at this year's festival with an extraordinarily brilliant use of image and sound. Joe, lead character is played by Joaquin Phoenix who is brilliant. The narrative is filled with cineaste delights - straightforward and raw imagery (Thomas Townend ), elliptical editing and flashbacks (Joe Bini)  and inventive use of sound (Drew Kunin).   Scottish helmer Ramsay makes ...

Diane Kruger Best actress for her role in The Fade by Fatih Hakim

  Diane Kruger has been awarded the Best Actress award at the 70th Festival de Cannes for her role in German director Fatih Akin's competition entry IN THE FADE (DE/FR, bombero international, Warner Bros. Film Productions Germany, corazón international). This was announced this evening at the awards ceremony in Cannes. The Palme d'Or went to the German co-production THE SQUARE by Ruben Östlund (SE/FR/DE/DK, Essential Film). LOVELESS by Andrey Zvyagintsev (RU/BE/D...
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