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Cannes 2018: film festival kicks off with some high-end soapy entertainment

Critics forced to watch opening ceremony Following the news that Cannes was to stop advance press screenings and make the hacks watch the films at the same time as the red-carpet folk, there was much emollient argument to the effect that the difference would be negligible. The change has, however, had a notable effect on the press show for the ... Read More »

Amazon is right for Cinema industry, Says Cannes festival Director

The Cannes movie competition is partially opening the door for streaming video giants this year, permitting Amazon to make its debut at the Croisette whilst leaving Netflix out of its 69th annual consultation. pageant director Thierry Fremaux says Amazon’s presence is good news due to the fact its SVOD (streaming video on call for) service releases its movies in cinemas ... Read More »