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Better World Fund returns to Cannes july 12 with a gala and a full program


Better World Fund takes part at the Cannes Film Festival for the fifth year in a row with a full day event on July 12th 2021.

As the Cannes Film Festival is taking action this year to protect the planet, the Better World Fund is pleased to honor those in the Gold industry that promote “Responsible Mining”. ETHICAL GOLD will be the theme of the event.

A conferece in the morning will be followed by the mastermind whose main objective is to propose, analyze and decide on 3 or more specifications, platforms, initiatives to collectively support sustainable energies, sustainable development and humanitarian projects.

A gala cocktail and diner reception in the evening will be honoring Barry Alexander Brown and Spike Lee. Two films will receive the Movie that Matter Award : "The Sound of us" by Chris Gero and "Enough! Lebanon's darkest hour" by Daizy Gedeon. I I Press Info I 



AFI World Peace Initiative set to honour Bruno Chatelin in Cannes july13

Media Partner of New Generation In Action's AFI World Peace Initiative & the organizations World Peace & Tolerance Institute is set to host events during Cannes Film Festival in both (Pre-Cannes) event and during Cannes Film Festival both on-line and in person with COVID-19 restrictions followed and set to honour co founder Bruno Chatelin with a life time achievement award..


The full OFF de Cannes program - flamboyant 15th anniversary

OPENING CEREMONY 12:00 GREEN CARPET Arrival and welcome of guests Welcome drinks Photos on the Green Carpet Presentation of partners and members of the Jury LUNCH 13:00 FESTIVE LUNCH Lunch in the park of the PALAIS MASSIER according to the formula chosen at the time of booking. Brazilian dancers in uniform will provide entertainment for this friendly lunch.   GARDEN PARTY 14:00 - 18:00 ENTERTAINMENT AND RED CARPET The afternoon will be punctuated by many activities...



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Daily Screening program July 9

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Cannes Docs Panel July 9:The Future of Film Marketing is Digital

Cannes Docs is the Marché du Film’s one-stop venue for all things documentary, designed for all those who make, produce, finance, sell, program, curate, distribute, promote or exhibit creative, cinematic, feature-length documentaries.   . Friday 9 - 14:30-15:30 | The Future of Film Marketing is Digital Marina Stage (Riviera) / Online Through case studies, the team of Alphapanda shows the variety of social media marketing strategies for do...


Conferences Line-up   Friday 9 July . 10:00-12:00 | Cannes Next with NEXT WAVE (DFFB) | Showcase of NEXT WAVE Projects and Future Industry Innovators       Palais Stage (Palais -1) See More Details . 14:30-15:30 | Cannes Docs | The Future of Film Marketing is Digital ⁠(Alphapanda)    Marina Stage (Riviera) See More Details . 16:00-17:00 | CharactHer – Empowering all talents in the Film and the Media industries M...


Le Marché du Film 2021: whats s new... a video chat with Jérôme Paillard

Bruno Chatelin, co founder, spoke with the Market Director Jérôme Paillard to run through its different new features. With the Online Pre-Cannes Screenings starting June 21 for 5 days of screenings for buyers and festivals only. And new features during the Marché July 6 to 15 ... 

Clarification on Festival de cannes 2021 health documents

The Festival de Cannes opens its doors today :  In order to facilitate your arrival, please prepare the health documents that will be requested at the entrance of the Palais. You will find here (Festival de Cannes 2021) all the explanations about the documents required. If needed, a test center offering free tests is located 200 meters from the Palais:             ...



BEST FOR FESTS Line Up in Cannes 2021



Dear friends I wish you a great start to the Market and Festival in Cannes. Please take a brief moment to review the titles which I have curated for worldwide acquisition and Festival consideration. Email me to discuss and RSVP to the Market Premieres on July 13 Palais H 11.30 and 13.45 BRUNO CHATELIN DETAILS BELOW      ENOUGH Lebanon's Darkest Hour Documentary by Daisy Gedeon - second feature documentary Australia &nbs...

Movie that Matter Awards will be handed to The Sound of Us and Enough Lebanon's Darkest Hour during the Better World Fund Gala

  Two films will be honoured at the Better World Fund Gala reception in Cannes, July 12, with the  "Movie that Matter Award". The filmmakers in attendance will receive a trophy designed by french artist PAB.     ENOUGH Lebanon's Darkest Hour Documentary by Daizy Gedeon - second feature documentary Australia  june 2021 90 minutes Cannes Premiere July 13 PALAIS H 11.30 AM   ENOUGH! Lebanon’s Darkest Hour fo...


Summer Hill Acquires ‘Working Man’ for International Release

  Just in time for the Cannes Film Market starting July 6th, Summer Hill Entertainment, an international sales and licensing company, has announced the acquisition of international rights to the intriguing drama, ‘Working Man.’ When the last factory in a small Rust Belt town closes its doors, an unlikely hero emerges. A career employee of the factory, the aging Allery Parkes can’t reconcile how to live a life simply sitting at home doing nothing, and against the plea...


Presentation of RWV@Marche du Film 2021:

We are happy to invite you to our Presentation @Marche du Film. It will take place @ THE RUSSIAN PAVILION #131 (Village International) organized by ROSKINO on July 09 at 11:00 (GMT+2). Please find our line up below. Unfortunately this year we are not personally in Cannes. But we would be very happy to set up a virtual meeting with you  ...


Conversation with Ryusuke HAMAGUCHI in Cannes Japan Pavilion

  Drive My Car" is Ryusuke HAMAGUCHI’s second film selected in the competition of Cannes International Film Festival since "Asako I & II" in 2018. We interviewed him and he talks about his thoughts on Cannes and his latest film. Please visit Japan Pavilion in Marché du Film Online to watch the interview footage.  *Please note: you need Marché du Film badge in order to access to Japan Pavilion. ...


New feature starring Yellowstone’s Col Hauser – available worldwide from Heritage Films International

For the first time ever, Heritage Films is excited to introduce you to a brand new feature film THE LAST CHAMPION, featuring star of the hit series Yellowstone – Col Hauser. < John Wright, a former championship wrestler and promising Olympian, is forced to face his past when he returns to the hometown he left in disgrace twenty years earlier. Can he become the hero his town expected...or will he remain a prisoner of his past mistakes? ...


Latido Films in Cannes with the new collaboration of the two masters Saura & Storaro

  The King Of All the World by Carlos Saura 12:00PM - Palais I The new collaboration of the two masters Saura & Storaro EL REY DE TODO EL MUNDO | Drama, Musical | Mexico, Spain | Spanish | 2021 | 95 min | Pipa Films Starring Ana de la Reguera (Narcos, Backyard, Army Of The Dead), Manuel García Rulfo (Perfect Strangers), Enrique Arce (Knightfall, Money Heist), Damián Alcázar (Narcos) Manuel is preparing his next show, a musical about making a musical show. He ...


Norwegian Trier and Vogt to Competition and Un Certain Regard in Cannes

The Worst Person in the World and The Innocents with their world premieres in Competition and Un Certain Regard, respectively. -Two Norwegian films in the most prestigious programs in Cannes, shows that Norwegian film stands out at a high international level. This is Trier's third film in Cannes and he has firmly established himself as one of the world's foremost directors. That Eskil Vogt is in Cannes with two films, both as screenwriter and director is unique, says Kjersti Mo...


LOVE TYPE D Interview with Director: Sasha Collington

By Emmanuel Itier Q: How did this film come together, what was the inspiration?   Sasha: I have always been interested with the nature-nurture debate. I’m fascinated with people’s behaviors and romances. And to what degree your behavior and romance might be dictated by previous things that may have happened in your past. So, the science of this is keeping me interested in these issues. And even so I have no formal background in science. But I did lots of research for it. Lo...


Forma Pro Films to Open One of Europe's Largest LED Unit Studios

Forma Pro Films announced today that they will be opening one of Europe’s largest LED Unit studios in Riga, Latvia in August 2021. The virtual production facility will utilize the latest technological breakthrough in real-time rendering, live camera tracking hardware and LED screens, which enable a completely new way of producing films, TV shows and commercials.   The combination of game engine technology and a photorealistic 3D environment allows for the creation of spatial image...


Projects from Alan Cossettini open for discussion at Marchè du Film

  FILM PROJECTS -----------------------------------------     CAN'T KILL THIS MOCKUMENTARY / BLACK COMEDY A couple of hippies are searching for an old friend who apparently never aged a day since they were young. Through technicolor ninjas, bizarre metalheads, shamans and ancient rituals, the two embark on a journey with no turning back. COMPARABLES: WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS, LUNATICS, THIS COUNTRY Completed TERRITORIES SOLD: USA, CANADA, ITALY   -...


101 Films, an Amcomri Entertainment company, announced an exclusive all rights distribution deal with Screen Media Ventures

101 Films, an Amcomri Entertainment company, announced today an exclusive all rights distribution deal with Screen Media Ventures, a Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment company, for the UK & Ireland which will add more than 450 movies to the already significant 101 Films distribution library.101 Films will exclusively sell and distribute this extensive high-quality library across physical, VOD, EST, SVOD, TV and AVOD for those territories. The deal was negotiated by David Fannon and Mich...


usheru have landed at la Croisette

Power your national film promotion and marketing. Join our industry panel and meet our experts at Cannes 2021.     ...


Diversity in Cannes, returns to Cannes with Diversity Day July 12

DIVERSITY DAY'S POST PANDEMIC RETURN TO THE CANNES FILM FESTIVAL WITH SUPPORT FROM ACADEMY AWARD WINNER VIOLA DAVIS’ JUVEE PRODUCTIONS ENTERTAINMENT PUBLICIST TACKLES DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION AT CANNES FILM FESTIVAL FOR 12TH YEAR.   Two years after its 10th anniversary celebration, Diversity in Cannes, the independent global film movement promoting inclusion at the Cannes Film Festival, marks its, post pandemic, return to the Croisette, with Diversity Day 2021. ...


The Sound of Us to Receive Movie that Matters Award During Cannes Film Festival

"What is music, what is music to you?"   Premiere Screening Set for July 13th, Following Better World Fund Gala Watch the Music Documentary's New Trailer at Rolling Stone, Featuring Avery*Sunshine, Ben Folds, Bettye LaVette, Patti Smith, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Sarah McLachlan, Sekou Andrews & Many More   On July 12, 2021, during the Cannes Film Festival, forthcoming music documentary The Sound of Us will proudly accept the Mo...


RT Features Partners with Prano Bailey-Bond on Things We Lost In The Fire

Prano Bailey-Bond (Censor) will write and direct Things We Lost in the Fire, which is based on a short story of the same name from Argentine journalist and novelist Mariana Enriquez. Bailey-Bond is set to direct the script she is co-writing with Anthony Fletcher (Censor, The Boat People). RT Features’ Rodrigo Teixeira (Call Me by Your Name) and Lourenço Sant’Anna (The Lighthouse) will produce, with Alan Terpins serving as Executive Producer.   In Things We Lost in the F...


Russian producer Alexander Rodnyansky’s upcoming slate of feature films set for production in 2021/2022

Photo credit Non-Stop Production Ahead of the Cannes premieres of Academy Award Nominated Ari Folman’s Where is Anne Frank and Kira Kovalenko’s Unclenching the Fists, prominent Russian producer Alexander Rodnyansky, whose films have been nominated for Academy Awards four times, announced today a slate of feature films set for production in 2021/2022.     Rodnyansky’s plans include the next film from Kantemir Balagov (Beanpole), the first ever En...


Check "Moria, Beyond Hell" at petit Majestic!

You're kindly invited to the premiere screening of the acclaimed documentary, "Moria, Beyond Hell", which showcases the untold stories of the largest refugee camp in Europe. It will be at the best café in Cannes, Café Le Petit Majestic, near the festival palace.  The subtitles are in English and the original languages are Persian (Afghanistan), English and French.  Mortaza Behboudi, an Afghan director who just returned from Afghanistan will be th...


Meet Riker Lynch in Cannes the man behind the Aliens (on Halloween)

Riker Lynch, actor, singer, writer-director will be in Cannes July 11 - 17 and is happy to take meetings with producers, buyers, distributors, festival programmers, and fellow filmmakers. @rikerlynch on Instagram WhatsApp or iMessage +1 720 670 0600 Riker has many film and TV credits including "Glee" and "The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" on Netflix. He is a widely known around the world from 8 years of touring with the pop/rock band R5. He ...


Building a festival network... join the panel this morning at The Festivals Hub

  Festivals Hub is a new, exclusive area where film festivals & markets from all over the globe can network and relax. In many cultural fields, networking has been fostered by Institutions to encourage the creation of transnational actions. In the film festival circuit, the networking capability has become year after year a criteria in funding programs, such as CREATIVE MEDIA led by the European Commission, to strengthen the impact of cultural programs at a European level. If film



VIDEO : The VELVET UNDERGROUND Red Carpet ambiance

Red Carpet of THE VELVET UNDERGROUND with directorTodd HAYNES. producers Christine VACHON, Julie GOLDMAN, Carolyn HEPBURN and Christopher CLEMENTS with editor Adam KURNITZ   ...


Jodie Foster receives Special Palme d'Or at 74th Festival de Cannes

Courtesy of Festival de Cannes At the opening ceremony of the 74th Festival de Cannes, Jodie Foster and wife, actress and photographer Alexandra Hedison, arrived on the Red Carpet along with President Spike Lee and members of the jury and the ensemble for Leos Carax’ opening film Annette. They were greeted by Cannes festival director Thierry Frémaux and French Minister of Culture Roselyne Bachelot. After the screening Foster gave a concise and moving ...

Bong Joon Ho, returns to Cannes 2 years after his Palme d'Or for Parasite!

The Korean director will be back on the Croisette, after the triumph of Parasite in 2019, the latest Palme d'or to date and the first in the history of Korean cinema. Bong Joon Ho will be one of the special guests at the Opening Ceremony on July 6th and will present an exceptional "Rendez-vous with..." the next day in the Buñuel Theatre of the Palais des Festivals. Among other surprises in store for ...


The new film by Mamoru Hosoda will world premiere in Cannes July 15th

Belle by Mamoru Hosoda © 2021 Studio Chizu   Belle, the animation film by the Japanese director Mamoru Hosoda will be presented in world premiere during the 74th Festival de Cannes in the Cannes Premiere section. Following Wolf Children (2012), The Boy and the Beast (2015), and Mirai (2018), it is the first official Selection for Mamoru Hosoda. Belle, is the third animation film presented this year at the Festival after Ari Folman’s Where is Anne Frank and The Summit of the...

VIDEO: Cannes 74 Jury gathered in the press conference

AroundJury President Spike LEE  Mati DIOP (France, Sénégal), Mélanie LAURENT (France), Mylène FARMER (Canada, France), Maggie GYLLENHAAL (Etats-Unis), Jessica HAUSNER (Autriche), Tahar RAHIM (France), Kleber MENDONÇA FILHO (Brésil) and SONG Kang-Ho (Corée du Sud)       ...


Rendez-vous with 5 masterclasses in Cannes 2021

Jodie Foster © DR - Matt Damon © V E Anderson / WireImage - Isabelle Huppert © Peter Lindbergh (Courtesy Peter Lindbergh Foundation, Paris) - Steve McQueen © John Russo - Marco Bellocchio © DR “Rendez-vous with…"Jodie Foster, Matt Damon, Isabelle Huppert, Marco Bellocchio and Steve McQueen at the Festival de Cannes!" Launched in the 90s, “Masterclasses” became a highlight of the 12 days at Cannes over the years. The Fest...



Le temps à Cannes sera beau, chaud, ensoleillé et très glamour pour le 74ème festival meme s'il pleut parfois

Meteo de Cannes à 12 jours TAKE CENTER STAGE  Let us know if you need promotion in front of the Industry. Demandez le programme des promotions que nous pouvons vous proposer.  ...

La 74e édition du Festival de Cannes est bien lançée !

Pedro Almodóvar, Jodie Foster, Bong Joon Ho © Valery Hache / AFP C’est à quatre voix et dans quatre langues qu’ont été lancées ce soir les projections et les festivités à Cannes. Pour marquer le grand retour du cinéma dans nos vies : les Américains Jodie Foster et Spike Lee, l’Espagnol Pedro Almodóvar et le Coréen Bong Joon Ho, dernier réalisateur à avoir reçu la Palme d ...


Panache Films et Christal Films sont heureuses d’annoncer le tournage de Suzanne et Chantal, un court métrage écrit et réalisé par Rachel Graton, une production de Sébastien Létourneau et Christian Larouche. Le film met en vedette Béatrice Picard, Anne-Marie Cadieux, Jean-François Casabonne et Johanne Garneau dans les rôles principaux.   Ce matin, Chantal (60 ans) passe prendre Suzanne (90 ans) devant chez elle...


Amazon Prime Video annonce le greenlight de Nabilla : Sans filtre, une nouvelle série avec Nabilla Vergara

Amazon Prime Video annonce le greenlight de Nabilla : Sans filtre, une nouvelle série documentaire Amazon Original française avec Nabilla Vergara   Nabilla : Sans filtre revient sur le parcours unique de Nabilla et sera disponible exclusivement sur Prime Vidéo dans le monde entier     Amazon Prime Video a annoncé aujourd’hui Nabilla : Sans Filtre, la première série documentaire Amazon Original en 7 parties qui reviendra sur la s...

C'est parti pour la 'Cannes Special Edition' de MyFrenchFilmFestival !

12 longs. 12 courts. Gratuit dans le monde entier. Du 6 au 17 juillet 2021 ! La 'Cannes Special Edition' du premier festival de cinéma francophone en ligne ouvre ses portes aujourd'hui ! Jusqu'au 17 juillet, profitez depuis chez vous des films qui ont marqué l'histoire de MyFrenchFilmFestival et de la Croisette. Rendez-vous dès maintenant sur ! Afin de célébrer le réalisateur Annette, découvrez le ...

Bong Joon Ho, le vainqueur de la Palme d'Or 2019, revient sur la croisette

Le réalisateur coréen revient sur la Croisette après le triomphe en 2019 de Parasite, dernière Palme d’or en date et première de l’histoire du cinéma coréen. Bong Joon Ho sera l’un des invités de prestige de la Cérémonie d’ouverture mardi 6 juillet et offrira au public un « Rendez-vous avec… » exceptionnel, le lendemain en salle Buñuel du Palais des Festivals. ...


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