72 Cannes Film Festival Parties

Cannes 2020 Special: the Festival returns to the Croisette!

It’s what we were all hoping for, and now it’s been decided: the Festival will be at Cannes in this very…
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Joaquin Phoenix – Leading Actor - Joker. Photo courtesy of BAFTA 73rd British Academy Film Awards, Ceremony, Royal Albert Hall, London, UK - 02 Feb 2020

‘Lack of Diversity’ at BAFTA: 120 New Changes to Address the Issue

Bafta has announced a major shake-up of its film awards but says it can't guarantee there won't be a repeat…
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The Lockdown to Spell The End of Cinema

Following the release of Cineworld’s interim results update showing it has seen revenue fall from $2.15bn in H1 2019 to…
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Red Carpet Palais du Film Stairs Cannes Film Festival 2013 © Joe Alvarez

Should Filmmakers Consider Virtual Festivals and Premieres?

What are the benefits of an online festival premiere? It’s been the question on the lips of filmmakers, sales agents,…
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Berlinale is Going Gender-Neutral in 2021

Important news on Berlinale 2021 includes the postponement of the Short Film category and the abandonment of gender-specific nominations.  The…
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Demi Moore

Demi Moore Talks What Formed Her Early Career and ‘Divine Message’

Demi Moore was unable to come to the Venice Film Festival, which is hosting a series of virtual talks, titled “Life Through…
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SURVEY: UK Indie Cinemas Will Only Survive Three Months With Social Distancing

The majority of UK independent cinemas would only survive three months with social distancing measures, according to a survey by…
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Lockdown Hauntings by director Howard J Ford

Lockdown Hauntings: Feature Film Shot During The Lockdown

An Independent Film Director Howard J Ford announced the completion of principal photography on his latest feature film ‘THE LOCKDOWN…
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Mickey Rourke’s ‘Take Back’ Wraps Principal Photography During Lockdown

Director Christian Sesma's (PAY DIRT, VIGILANTE DIARIES) latest film 'Take Back' completed the principal photography during COVID-19 pandemic. The film is…
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Nicolas Cage

The Hurdles Of Online Festivals

The 'mother of all festivals' We Are One free event kicked off this week on YouTube with programming curated by…
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Scarlett Johansson at the Red Carpet of the Premiere of Under The Skin in Venice Film Festival © Joe Alvarez

Venice Film Festival To “Happen as Scheduled”

Luca Zaia, governor of Italy’s Veneto region, which encompasses Venice, confirmed on Sunday (May 24) the Venice Film Festival “will…
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Thierry Frémaux, Cannes 2020 © RR

Thierry Frémaux Talks Cannes 2020

Following the unprecedented cancellation of the 73 edition of the Cannes Film Festival due to the Covid-19 pandemic, delegate general…
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Red Carpet Palais du Film Stairs Cannes Film Festival 2013 © Joe Alvarez

Cannes Film Festival Postponed Due to Coronavirus

The largest film festival in Europe Cannes Film Festival has followed the likes of the Glastonbury Festival and MetGala by…
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DJ Fat Tony: The Most Famous DJ You’ve Never Heard Of

DJ Fat Tony. Photo credit: Afshin Feiz The DJ in question – DJ Fat Tony AKA Tony…
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Sam Mendes – Director - 1917 BAFTA73rd British Academy Film Awards, Ceremony, Royal Albert Hall, London, UK - 02 Feb 2020

Sam Mendes Wins Big at BAFTA with 1917

Sam Mendes scooped seven BAFTA trophies at the annual BAFTA ceremony held at the Royal Albert Hall for his latest…
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40 Critics Circle Awards: Interviews from the Red Carpet

Bong Joon Ho’s dark class-war comedy Parasite came out on top at the 40th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards, winning…
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