Sofia Coppola wins best director at Cannes

2017-05-29 09:56

Here are the winners from the 2017 Cannes film festival, as chosen by a star-studded jury led by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar.

Kids rule at the Cannes Film Festival

2017-05-26 14:46

Child actors have taken the Cannes Film Festival by storm, often equaling if not towering over their taller so-stars. It's the year of les enfants.

Sofia Coppola's The Beguiled wows at Cannes

2017-05-25 12:25

Hollywood stars Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell said they wanted to throw their star power behind more movies made by women.

Adam Sandler earns rave reviews at Cannes Film Festival

2017-05-22 10:33

Adam Sandler has earned some of the best reviews of his career for Noah Baumbach's The Meyerowitz Stories which premiered at Cannes.

Cannes film festival numbers that will blow your mind

2017-05-17 16:07

For 12 days the Cannes film festival will be a nonstop merry-go-round of movies, stars, interviews and parties.

9 scandals that shook Cannes Film Festival

2017-05-16 08:58

The Cannes film festival, the most important in the world, turns 70 this year. We look back at the scandals that have rocked the festival.

This year's Cannes Film Festival is quaking with change

2017-05-15 13:37

With a lineup featuring Netflix films, virtual reality and television, this year's Cannes Film Festival is quaking with change.

Will Smith joins Cannes Film Festival jury

2017-04-26 12:54

Will Smith, Jessica Chastain and Italian director Paolo Sorrentino will join the jury for the 70th Cannes Film Festival.

Cannes festival accused of airbrushing star's thighs

2017-03-31 05:02

The official poster for this year's Cannes film festival sparked an outcry.


DR Congo film about coal seller wins Cannes prize

2017-05-27 16:00

A documentary about the back-breaking work of a young Congolese coal seller to feed his family has won the top prize at the Cannes film festival's Critics' Week.

Robert Pattinson revamps his career at Cannes

2017-05-26 13:06

Twilight star Robert Pattinson earned the best reviews of his career at Cannes playing a New York bank robber.

Bomb scare delays Cannes film screening

2017-05-22 12:13

A bomb scare has caused the Cannes Film Festival to briefly evacuate the Debussy theater.

The curious case of the curtain and the Netflix movie at Cannes

2017-05-19 13:41

The premiere of the first of two controversial Netflix movies at the Cannes film festival had to be stopped when a curtain malfunctioned.

Four South African films showing at Cannes

2017-05-16 14:31

The South African film industry will be represented at the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Here are four films that will be screened.

Five eye-opening facts about Cannes

2017-05-15 15:04

Here are five essential - and often surprising - facts about the glitzy Mediterranean town.

Cannes 'bans' Netflix

2017-05-11 15:21

The Cannes film festival slapped a ban on future Netflix-backed movies after the streaming giant refused to screen its two films.

Cannes celebrates 70th anniversary with jam packed movie line-up

2017-04-13 15:30

A Civil War film by Sofia Coppola, a Ukrainian road movie and a film about AIDS activism are among 18 films competing at the Cannes Film Festival.

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