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Cannes Film Festival 70 Years & Counting

The Jury and the 2017 winners Image Credit : Alberto Pizzoli : AFP 4chion lifestyle
The Jury and the 2017 winners Image Credit : Alberto Pizzoli : AFP

Cannes Film Festival 2017 ends with just as much grandeur as the last 70 years. The thousands of films, masterclasses, and fashion on the red carpet represents the best in film and arts. Read more here.

A Woman’s World, The Beguiled ~ Cannes

The Beguiled Red Carpet Cannes Film Festival
The Beguiled Red Carpet Cannes Film Festival

The Beguiled is one of the most anticipated film at Cannes Film Festival. Director, Sofia Coppola, brings the woman’s point of view and how it was for these women during this time period. The original film was from the man’s point of view. This point of view brings a new dynamic to the melodramatic remake. Read more here.

The Meyerowitz Stories, Daddy Issues, Cannes Film Festival

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The Meyerowitz Stories Courtesy Cannes Film Festival

Noah Baumbach director of The Meyerowitz Stories, presents for the first time at Cannes Film Festival. This comedy drama brings a star-studded cast: Dustin Hoffman, Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller and Emma Thompson. Baumbach is a singular film maker, he is precise in his writing and an expert. The film feels personal and emotional bringing truthfulness. Read more here.

‘Okja’ A Netflix Film Screens At Cannes

Tilda Swinton (Lucy Mirando) Seo-hyun An (Mija) Okja Cannes Film Festival 4Chion Lifestyle
Tilda Swinton (Lucy Mirando) Seo-hyun An (Mija) Courtesy of Cannes Film Festival

Okja, a film with a juxtaposition on genres, screens at Grand Théâtre Lumière at Cannes Film Festival. This film’s distribution and financing by Netflix. The film’s director, BONG Joon Ho  and cast take on the controversy surrounding the new media at Cannes in stride. The film brings to the forefront the concept of capitalism and conservation of natural resources. Read more here.

120 Battements Par Minute The Heartbeat At Cannes Film Festival

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120 Battements Par Minute Courtesy of Cannes Film Festival Image Credit : Anne-Christine Poujoulat / AFP

120 Battements Par Minute directed by Robin Campillo brings the 1990s AIDS Paris crisis to Cannes Film Festival. This film is a moving, powerful, and encouraging film that embraces love, innocence, and tragedy. Read more here.

Cannes Film Festival ~ Seventy Years Influencing Film

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70th Festival De Cannes Film Festival 2017 ©Bronx (Paris). Photo: Claudia Cardinale ©Archivio Cameraphoto Epoche/Getty Images Courtesy Cannes Film Festival

Festival De Cannes seventy years of influencing the film industry. The top international film festival worldwide. This festival, held in the beautiful resort town on the French Riviera, is the top publicized event from the films presented to celebrities on the red carpet. Read more here.

Wonderstruck ~ Celebration of Childhood

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Wonderstruck Cast at Cannes Film Festival Photo Credit Mathilde Petit / FDC Courtesy Cannes Film Festival

Wonderstruck opens the competition at Cannes 70th anniversary celebration. The film is a celebration of childhood in New York City. Read more here.

Cinéfondation & Short Films ~ Cannes

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Festival de Cannes 2011, du 11 au 22 mai 2011.

Cannes Film Festival continues to be a strong influence for film with recognition of students and short films. Julianne Moore states on the red carpet this evening, “It is the most important film festival in the world. Cinéfondation and short film selections is perfect for young film directors. This is a location to demonstrate the strong upcoming talent. Read more here.

Celebrations at Cannes 70th Anniversary

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Cannes 70th Anniversary Courtesy of Cannes Film Festival Image Credit : Valery Hache : AFP 4Chion Lifestyle

The international film community gathers at Cannes Film Festival to celebrate 70 years of influence. The talent, influence, and celebrations brings about the past with the present. Read more here.

Un Certain Regard Film Award ~ Cannes 2017

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Wind River Cannes Film Festival Courtesy of Cannes Film Festival

Festival De Cannes will present the Un Certain Regard film award during the festival. This selection means from another point of view or a certain glance. This year marks the 70th year this film festival continues to influence film world-wide. Un Certain Regard introduced in 1978 by Gilles Jacob. The film section presents original films showing for the first time at Cannes. There are 18 films selected for Un Certain Regard film award selected by a jury. Read more here.

Palme d’or Top Film Award ~ Cannes 2017

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The Jury of the 70th Cannes Film Festival 2017 ©RR Courtesy Cannes Film Festival

Festival De Cannes will present the Palme d’or film award, top award at Cannes. This year marks the 70th year this film festival continues to influence film world-wide. There are 17 film official selected for Palme d’or film award selected by a jury. Read more here.

Summertime is Here ~ Happy Memorial Day

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Memorial Day is the first celebration of the summer holiday. Many spend their time at the poolside, beach, or picnicking. Food, family, and fun are key to this holiday. Read more here.