Latest Cannes Film Festival News

Q&A: Julia Ducournau on bodies, cars and love in 'Titane'

Sep. 30, 2021 15:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Ducournau was in town this week for the New York Film Festival premiere of her second feature, “Titane” a movie has already developed the reputation of being the year's wildest, most explosive movies. “Titane” has prompted walkouts and...

London Film Festival welcomes audiences back to the movies

Sep. 07, 2021 06:20 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Movies from 77 countries will screen at the 2021 London Film Festival, as Britain’s leading cinema showcase welcomes mass audiences back to movie theaters after a pandemic-disrupted year. The festival program, announced Tuesday, includes 158 features,...

PHOTOS: AP photographer turns the lens on herself at Cannes

Jul. 23, 2021 09:59 AM EDT

CANNES, France (AP) — “Matt! Matt! Look over here, over your shoulder, Matt Damon!” The moment he turned with a big smile on his face, we made direct eye contact as chills ran down my spine. Bam! I captured it. As an Atlanta-based photographer who’s covered major...

PHOTOS: Some standout moments from the Cannes Film Festival

Jul. 21, 2021 07:44 AM EDT

The Cannes Film Festival returned this month, rolling out the red carpet and restoring glamour to the French Riviera with a collection of provocative films and a parade of stars. Reminders of the pandemic were never far from view, with festival workers and photographers...