Schedule / Tickets

  Date Place  

About the Festival

Cannes International Film Festival – one of the oldest and most prestigious film festivals in the world. Festival is held in late May in the resort town of Cannes (France) on the basis of the Palais des Festivals on the Croisette . Due to the large media attention , this festival is visited by many movie stars .
Also is popular among filmmakers here preparing new projects and selling ready . This International Film Festival was initiated by the Minister for Education and Art Zeya Jean (Jean Zay), who dreamed of France to become a venue for cultural global forum that can compete with the Venice Film Festival .
The first festival , chaired by Louis Lumière (Louis Lumière) has been scheduled for 1939 , but its grand opening was held in Cannes, just after the war – in 1946 the first time the festival was primarily an event of social life , and almost all involved in it films won prizes .
However, the appearance on the red carpet movie stars from around the world and growing media interest soon secured him international fame and legendary status . Appeared at the festival in 1959 Marche du Film Film Market has become the connecting link has transformed from a secular festival events in event number 1 for film professionals and film business .

Festival news

Announced the date of the Cannes Film Festival 2014

International Cannes Film Festival organizers have decided on the dates of the film festival in 2014. As reported on the website of the event , the 67th International Cannes Film Festival will be held from 14 to 25 May 2014. … Continue reading

Chairman of the jury of the 67th Cannes Film Festival will be directed by Jane Campion

Two decades after the triumph of the painting ” The Piano” at Cannes film director Jane Campion will rise again on the red carpet on the famous Croisette , but in a new capacity . As organizers of film festivals … Continue reading