2017 Cannes Days

Eva Green at Cannes 2017 Film Festival

Some awards have already been given - Cinefondation, Directors Fortnight, Un Certain Regard, Critics' Week - and as of end of day today, with the gala premiere of Lynne Ramsay's You Were Never

Vintage Cannes

POster of the 21st Cannes Film festival

The 21st Cannes Film festival began like any other, on May 10th, 1968. The opening film was a freshly restored version of Gone with the Wind, hosted by Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco. Novelist

About the Cannes International Film Festival

Ever since its creation, the Festival de Cannes has remained faithful to its founding purpose: to draw attention to and raise the profile of films with the aim of contributing towards the development of cinema, boosting the film industry worldwide and celebrating cinema at an international level.